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Philippines

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Annex 2 State*

No

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Signature Date

1996-09-23

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Ratification Date

2001-02-22

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Monitoring Facilties

Location Type Treaty Code Status
Tagaytay, Luzon Auxiliary Seismic AS080 Certified
Davao, Mindanao Auxiliary Seismic AS079 Certified
Tanay Radionuclide RN52 Certified

Additional Information

Tsunami Warning Agreement: signed (12 September 2008).

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.

Facility Agreement entered into force 8 January 2004, see CTBTO press release.

EIF Activities

"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 

See also Romulo's contribution to CTBTO Spectrum 13.