Elections of officers

Elections to take place during the 2017 meetings of the conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions.

The Secretariat of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions draws the attention of Parties to the fact that the 2017 meetings of the Conferences of the Parties (COPs) to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions are expected to undertake a number of elections of officers and members of subsidiary bodies, as follows:

Basel Convention

  • Bureau of the Conference of the Parties
  • Bureau of the Open-ended Working Group (OEWG)
  • Implementation and Compliance Committee (ICC)
  • Environmental Network for Optimizing Regulatory Compliance on Illegal Traffic (ENFORCE)

Rotterdam Convention 

  • Bureau of the Conference of the Parties
  • Chemical Review Committee (CRC)*

Stockholm Convention 

  • Bureau of the Conference of the Parties
  • Persistent Organic Pollutants Review Committee (POPRC)*

Overview and additional information 

* At the meetings, when nominating experts for election as members of the CRC and POPRC, Parties should also submit the expert’s curriculum vitae and completed form for declaration of conflict of interest (CRC declaration of interest form; POPRC declaration of interest form)