Annual joint meeting to enhance cooperation and coordination between the regional centres under the Basel and Stockholm conventions

Geneva, Switzerland, from 27 to 29 November 2013

Venue: International Environment House 1 (IEH-1), 11-15 Chemin des Anémones, 1219 Châtelaine, Geneva, Switzerland

Outcome: Fourth annual joint meeting to enhance cooperation and coordination between the regional centres under the Basel and Stockholm conventions was held from 27 to 29 November 2013 in International Environment House, Geneva. The focus of the meeting was on issues relating to the performance and sustainability of the regional centres under the Basel and Stockholm Conventions. The methodology for evaluating the performance and sustainability of the regional and subregional centres based on the criteria for evaluating the performance of the regional centres was discussed extensively and recommendations were made on how to collect relevant information in order to undertake such an evaluation objectively. In addition, the meeting proved to be instrumental for the regional centres to share their experiences on best practices, success stories as well as the challenges they have faced in the course of their operations. 

Working language: English

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Meeting documents

 
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Agenda955.5 K 71.89 K
Report on Annual joint meeting to enhance cooperation and coordination between the regional centres under the Basel and Stockholm Conventions, 27-29 November 2013, Geneva83 K 85.26 K

Presentations

 
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Objectives83.78 K
Methodology for Evaluating the Performance and Sustainability of the Regional Centres under the Basel and Stockholm Conventions154.17 K
Overview of the draft Performance evaluation of the Regional Centres under the Basel and Stockholm Conventions255.47 K
Findings of the Performance Evaluation Exercise of the Regional Centres under the Basel and Stockholm Conventions290.37 K
Guidance on facilitation of interaction between the regional centres and the Secretariat: organizing a training workshop385.12 K
Resource Mobilization Strategy928.65 K
Follow up to the decisions adopted by the 2013 COPs of the Basel and Stockholm Conventions182.51 K
Sound Management of Chemicals by 20202.03 MB
Guidance on working with the Centres355.96 K

Draft templates for comments by the centres

 
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Reporting requirements and the performance evaluation of regional centres under the Basel and Stockholm Conventions150 K
Questionnaire for evaluation by Parties54.5 K
Business plan/ Work plan (2014 - 2015)89 K