Jim Willis guest article published in IISD Chemicals and Wastes Policy & Practice on 28 March 2014.
The BRS Gender Action Plan provides the blueprint for actions to promote gender mainstreaming.
BRS progress on reducing CO2 emissions shows commitment to improving sustainability performance - 27 February 2014
2013 was marked by a year of achievements for the three conventions
Colombia’s Paula Caballero Gómez is recognized as having been instrumental in the early conceptualization and promotion of Sustainable Development Goals.
The Secretariat has decreased its carbon footprint by 50% from 2010 to 2012, and takes active steps towards becoming climate neutral.
The Secretariat of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions
Committees establish intersessional working group to prepare guidance on PIC POPs chemicals.
A pilot training on chairing meetings of the Basel, Rotterdam & Stockholm conventions will be offered in Glion, Switzerland, from 3 to 5 March 2014
Rotterdam Convention’s Chemical Review Committee held its 9th meeting in Rome from 22 to 24 October 2013, back to back with the joint meeting of the conventions’ scientific review committees