Italy

Annex 2 State*Yes
Signature Date24-SEP-1996
Ratification Date01-FEB-1999

Monitoring Facilities

LocationTypeTreaty CodeStatus
Valguarnera, SicilyAuxiliary Seismic StationAS050Certified
Laboratory of the National Agency for the Protection of the Environment RomeRadionuclide LaboratoryRL10Installed

Additional Information

Facility Agreement: Signed (29 March 2006), see CTBTO press release.

Through five so-called EU Joint Actions adopted in the framework of the European Union’s Common Foreign and Security Policy, Italy has made substantial voluntary contributions in support of the CTBTO’s work in areas such as training, verification regime enhancement and technical assistance to third countries. Both the 2012 EU Joint Action and the preceding one in 2010 amounted to over € 5 million.

Workshops and trainings hosted (selection):

Italy was the 28th State to ratify the CTBT, see CTBTO press release.

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