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Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Risk Mitigation

Project 08: Prerequisite to strengthening CBRN national legal frameworks


Following the assessment of the needs of and based on discussions with the countries, this project is aimed at providing technical support to strengthening CBRN national legal frameworks.


  1. Strengthen and enhance national legal systems through the provision of legal support– in particular in the fields of border, export, and transit/trans-shipping controls, the protection of CBRN material/facilities, denying support for CBRN terrorism/misuse, investigation/prosecution, and the management of CBRN waste.
  2. Contribute to the compliance with international obligations and the fostering of international consistency in the formulation and application of national law related to CBRN concerns.
CBRN areas
  • Illicit trafficking
  • Import/export control
  • Legal framework
CBRN categories
  • Chemical
  • Biological
  • Radiological
  • Nuclear
CoE Region
  • SEA - Southeast Asia



European Commission


This project is part of a pre-existing EU activity in the regions and has not resulted from the submission of a CoE project proposal. Due to the different origin of the project, not all countries involved are CoE partner countries.

** This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244/1999 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence.

*** This designation shall not be construed as recognition of a State of Palestine and is without prejudice to the individual positions of the Member States on this issue.