Chemicals and waste are integral to almost all sectors of society, bringing important benefits, however, they can have negative impacts on human health and on the environment. Environmentally sound management of chemicals is essential for living healthy lives and for a healthy planet.

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Organizations

Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions

BRS

Non-Governmental and Business Organizations

Better Cotton Initiative

BCI

Earthjustice

Non-Governmental and Business Organizations

Earthjustice

Earthjustice

Intergovernmental Organizations

Geneva Environment Network

GEN

Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Minamata Convention on Mercury

Minamata Convention on Mercury

UNEP

Intergovernmental Organizations

UNEP Chemicals and Health Branch

UNEP Chemicals and Health Branch

UNEP

Intergovernmental Organizations

UNEP Europe Office

UNEP Europe Office

Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

UNECE

UNITAR

Intergovernmental Organizations

United Nations Institute for Training and Research

UNITAR

Intergovernmental Organizations

World Health Organization

WHO

Non-Governmental and Business Organizations

Zoï Environment Network

Zoï Environment Network

Experts

Abiola Olanipekun

Abiola Olanipekun is the Chief of Science and Technical Assistance Branch at the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions (BRS).

Andrea Lechner

Andrea Lechner is a Programme Officer at Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions, Governance branch.

Andrés del Castillo

Andrés del Castillo is the Senior Attorney for the Environmental Health Program of the Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL).

Beatrice Fihn

Beatrice Fihn is the Executive Director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN).

Brenda Koekkoek

Brenda Koekkoek is a Programme Manager of the Circle of Excellence on Plastic Pollution at the UN Environment Programme.

Carla Valle-Klann

Carla Valle-Klann is a Programme Officer responsible for National Reporting at the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Convention (BRS).

Carlos Martin-Novella

Carlos is the Deputy Executive Secretary of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions (BRS Conventions).

Claudia Ten Have

Claudia ten Have is a Senior Policy Coordination Officer at Minamata Convention on Mercury Secretariat, United Nations Environment Programme.

David Azoulay

David Azoulay is the Managing Attorney of the Center for International Environmental Law’s (CIEL) Geneva Office and the Director of CIEL’s Environmental Health Program.

David Ogden

David Ogden is the Chief of the Governance Branch, Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions Secretariat, at the UN Environment Programme.

Francesca Cenni

Francesca Cenni is a programme officer of the Science and Technical Assistance Branch and the also focal point for BRS activities in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Giulia Carlini

Giulia Carlini is a Senior Attorney for the Environmental Health Program of the Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL), and co-chair of IPEN Toxic Plastics Working Group.

Jacqueline Alvarez

Jacqueline Alvarez is the Chief of the UNEP Economy Division’s Chemicals and Health Branch.

Kei Ohno Woodall

Kei Ohno Woodall is a Programme Officer for the Science and Technical Assistance Branch and the Governance Branch at the Rotterdam Convention Chemical (BRS).

Kenneth Davis

Kenneth Davis is a Program Officer from the Technology and Metals Team of the UN Environment Programme's (UNEP) Chemicals and Health Branch.

Kristin Hughes

Kristin Hughes is the Director of the Global Plastic Action Partnership and a member of the Executive Committee of the World Economic Forum.

Melisa T.S. Lim

Melisa Lim is A Programme Officer and the Focal Point to Central and Eastern Europe and Small Islands Developing States (SIDS) at BRS.

Monika Stankiewicz

Monika Stankiewicz is the Executive Secretary of the Minamata Convention on Mercury.

Pierre Quiblier

Pierre Quiblier is a Programme Officer at the Chemicals and Health Branch of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Rafal Brykowski

Rafal Brykowski is the Programme Management Officer of the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM) Secretariat.

Sandra Avérous-Monnery

Sandra Avérous-Monnery is Acting head of the Knowledge and Risk unit, in the Chemicals and Health Branch at the United Nations Environment Programme.

Events

Conference

Chemicals and Waste Negotiations Briefing

07 Dec 2022 10:00 – 12:00

International Environment House I & Online | Webex

GEN, UNEP Chemicals and Health Branch, BRS, Minamata Convention on Mercury, SAICM

Learning

Online Course

Earth School

UNEP

Publications

Jobs

Intern

Environment Affairs

08 Dec 2022

UNECE

Intern

Environment Affairs

12 Dec 2022

UNECE