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

Since June 2008, EUTELSAT IGO has permanent Observer status with COPUOS and participates in sessions of the Committee and Subcommittees and to some meetings of specialised Working Groups.

In 2020, the Organisation will continue to attend sessions of the Subcommittees and COPUOS in order to follow and support the ongoing effort to raise awareness on the crucial matter of the Long-term Sustainability of Outer Space Activities.

  • Information about COPUOS is available here.
  • Information about the 57th session of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee is available here
  • Information about the 59th session of the Legal Subcommittee is available here

The Executive Secretary will present the activities of EUTELSAT in its role of international organisation operating satellite systems during the 63rd plenary session of COPOUS which was scheduled for June 2020 but postponed due to the global COVID-19 pandemic.