Annex 2 State*
Voluntary contribution of 15,000 euro to finance information visit and hands-on training programme for representatives of Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan in May 2005.
Through five so-called EU Joint Actions adopted in the framework of the European Union's Common Foreign and Security Policy, the Czech Republic 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 euro.
The Czech Republic was the 7th State to ratify the CTBT, see CTBTO press release.
Facility Agreement entered into force on 29 January 2004.
Foreign Minister Karel Schwarzenberg at the 2011 Article XIV Conference in New York - full statement (PDF)