27 May 2021
Venue: Online | Webex
Organization: Geneva Environment Network
This briefing, organized within the framework of the Geneva Environment Network, will offer an overview of the status of the negotiations related to chemicals and waste and upcoming important conferences.
About the Briefing
This Chemicals and Waste briefing, organized within the framework of the Geneva Environment Network, will offer an overview of the work and key activities to advance the sound chemicals and waste management globally. It will also present the latest information on the important conferences scheduled in 2021 and 2022, including:
- The 15th meeting of the COP to the Basel Convention, the 10th meeting of the COP to the Rotterdam Convention and the 10th Meeting of the COP to the Stockholm Convention (BRS COPs), which will be held in two segments, an online segment held over 5 days tentatively in July 2021, and a face-to-face segment held over two weeks in 2022 (tentatively in June 2022, in Geneva);
- The 4th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Minamata Convention on Mercury, scheduled for November 2021;
- The 5th Session of the International Conference on Chemicals Management (ICCM5), postponed until further notice due to the sanitary conditions.
In addition to the live WebEx and Facebook transmissions, the video will be available on this webpage.