Sixth session of the Conference of the Parties to the WHO FCTC
Pursuant to decision FCTC/COP5(24), the sixth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP6) will be held from 13 to 18 October 2014 in Moscow, at the kind invitation of the Government of the Russian Federation. An Agreement was signed between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Convention Secretariat for the hosting of COP6. The agreement also covers the hosting of the First Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products which would also be held in Moscow immediately after COP6, from 20 to 22 October 2014, subject to entry into force of the Protocol.
Invitations to Parties and Observers are expected to be sent out in May 2014. The official documentation will be available in the six official languages of the COP on the website of the WHO FCTC 60 days before opening of COP6.