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Brazil

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Annex 2 State*

Yes

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Signature Date

1996-09-23

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Ratification Date

1998-07-23

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Monitoring Facilties

Location Type Treaty Code Status
Brasilia Infrasound IS09 Certified
Riachuelo Auxiliary Seismic AS011 Certified
Rio de Janeiro Radionuclide with Noble Gas RN11 Certified
Brasilia Primary Seismic PS07 Certified
Institute of Radiation Protection and Dosimetry Rio de Janeiro Radionuclide Laboratories RL04 Planned
Pitinga Auxiliary Seismic AS010 Certified
Recife Radionuclide RN12 Planned

Additional Information

Brazil hosted the Regional Technical Training Programme for Station Operators in Latin America from 5 to 9 October 2009 in Brasilia.

Ambassador Antonio Guerreiro, Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Vienna, chaired the Preparatory Commission's Working Group A on administrative and financial matters in 2011.

Brazil was the 16th State to ratify the CTBT, see CTBTO press release.

Facility Agreement to be concluded.