India becomes 42nd WA Participating State, 8 Dec. 2017



As noted in the WA 2017 Plenary Chair’s Statement of 7 December 2017: “Confirming that the WA’s existing membership criteria continue to apply, WA Participating States reviewed the progress of a number of current membership applications and agreed at the Plenary meeting to admit India which will become the Arrangement’s 42nd Participating State as soon … Continued

WA 20th Anniversary 2016



Agreement to establish the Wassenaar Arrangement was reached on 19 December 1995 in Wassenaar, near The Hague, in the Netherlands. The first Plenary meeting of the operational Wassenaar Arrangement was held on 12-13 December 1996 in Vienna, Austria. The Wassenaar Arrangement marked its 20th Anniversary in 2016. The Wassenaar Arrangement’s 20th Anniversary activities culminated on … Continued