Ethiopia 1540 Reporting

1540 Matrix

Offers/Requests of Assistance

In March 2011, Ethiopia requested support in the form of training of personnel and provision of equipment, and specifically:

  • To develop the capability of the national authority to establish a bio-safety facility, through bio-safety and biosecurity workshops;
  • To acquire import-export or border control equipment such as radiation meters, radioactive material detectors and chemical investigation equipment;
  • To enhance and upgrade container and cargo security at the border entry points


Not Signed

Corruption Perceptions

October 22, 2015
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This article is part of a collection examining implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1540, which requires all states to implement measures aimed at preventing non-state actors from acquiring NBC weapons, related materials, and their means of delivery. It details Ethiopia’s implementation efforts to-date.

This material is produced independently for NTI by the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of and has not been independently verified by NTI or its directors, officers, employees, or agents. Copyright 2018.