The United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS)


Since June 2008, EUTELSAT IGO has permanent Observer status with COPUOS and the Executive Secretary participates in meetings of the Committee, Subcommittees and Working Group on Long-term Sustainability of Outer Space Activities.

  • Information about COPUOS is available here.
  • Information about the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee is available here.
  • Information about the Legal Subcommittee is available here.


From 12 to 17 June 2019, the Organisation attended the 62nd plenary session of COPOUS. On this occasion, the Executive Secretary made a presentation of the activities of EUTELSAT IGO since July 2018.