Philippines

Annex 2 State*No
Signature Date24-SEP-1996
Ratification Date23-FEB-2001

Monitoring Facilities

LocationTypeTreaty CodeStatus
Davao, MindanaoAuxiliary Seismic StationAS079Certified
Tagaytay, LuzonAuxiliary Seismic StationAS080Certified
TanayRadionuclide StationRN52Certified

Additional Information

Facility Agreement: In force (8 January 2004), see CTBTO press release

Tsunami Warning Agreement: signed (12 September 2008), see CTBTO press release

Hosted Workshop on CTBTO International Cooperation for States from South-East Asia, the Pacific and the Far East from 27 to 29 June 2007.

The Philippines was the 71st State to ratify the CTBT, see CTBTO press release.

Quote

"The CTBT is a potent instrument for disarmament that can stop the qualitative development of nuclear weapons…For the objectives of the CTBT to be fully realized, it is essential that all countries possessing nuclear weapons capability adhere to the Treaty."
Foreign Minister Alberto Romulo at the 2009 Article XIV Conference - full statement (PDF)

See also Romulo's contribution to CTBTO Spectrum 13: "In Pursuit of a Nuclear-Weapon-Free World" (PDF)

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