The Secretariat is making available an overview of concept notes for voluntary contributions to the Technical Cooperation Trust Fund of the Basel Convention (BD) and the Special Voluntary Trust Funds of the Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions (R ...

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Prague, Czech Republic from 12 December to 14 December 2018 Venue: Hotel NH Pragye City Highlights: In its decision SC-8/3, the Conference of the Parties decided to undertake, at its ninth meeting, a review of progress towards the elimination of ...

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Overview The fourteenth meeting of the Chemical Review Committee of the Rotterdam Convention was held from 11 to 13 September 2018 at the FAO headquarters in Rome, Italy, back-to-back with the fourteenth meeting of the Persistent Organic Polluta ...

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Venue: Americas Tower Hotel, Buenos Aires, Argentina Highlights: At its second meeting, the expert working group on the review of Annexes (RA) is expected to continue its work on the review of Annex IV and related aspects of Annex IX (B1110), pu ...

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Objectives The objectives of this webinar are to provide an overview of the electronic reporting system of the Basel Convention and enhance understanding of the reporting obligations under the Basel Convention. It is primarily intended for newly ...

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The BRS Secretariat organised an informal brainstorming session of Stockholm Convention implementing agencies and other partners in Geneva, 17 November 2019, to identify cooperative strategies for maximising impact and boosting implementation. W ...

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African Public Service Governance: Another curse? Dr. K. Khalema; the Africa Institute Information Management Center In our work as Intergovernmental organization tasked with capacity building in the area of hazardous waste and chemicals managem ...

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African Public Service Governance: Another curse? Dr. K. Khalema; the Africa Institute Information Management Center In the wake of the challenges in Africa Civil service, Partners in Development published a series of Politics of Civil Service R ...

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On the 16th to the 18th October 2017, the Africa Institute, the Basel and Stockholm Conventions Regional center for the Anglophone states held a training workshop for all its member countries in Pretoria.   Nineteen of the twenty three countries ...

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There is a new man in the drivers seat of the regional center. Following a very successful seven (7) years of growth, after the resuscitation of the institute under the leadership of Dr Taelo Letsela as the Executive Director, the Council found ...

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