Training to Banyumas of health personnel in the context of “Improving Health Risk Control from Mercury Exposure in Small-Scale Gold Mining (ASGM) and Surrounding Areas by Developing a Participatory Approach”, 12-16 December 2022

The Ministry of Health obtains grants from the Secretariat of the Minamata Convention on Mercury through the Specific International Program (SIP) funding mechanism. This project consists of 4 activity outputs including: (1) availability of basic data on public health conditions and practice of handling cases due to mercury exposure, (2) Read more…

Initial Consultative Meeting of ASEAN Member Countries on Actions for Addressing Plastic Waste under the Basel Convention, 4 November 2022, Medan, Indonesia

Initial Consultative Meeting of ASEAN Member Countries on Actions for Addressing Plastic Waste under the Basel Convention, 4 November 2022, Medan, Indonesia

Initial Consultative Meeting of the Development of Regional Standard Requirements for Transboundary Movement (TBM) of Plastic Waste into the ASEAN Region and Pilot Study on Optimization of Domestic Plastic Waste Utilization projects as part of the Small Grants Program (SGP) on Plastic Waste from the Basel Convention. The Initial Consultative Read more…

Asian Network Workshop for Prevention of Illegal Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes 2022, 1-3 November 2022, Medan, Indonesia

Asian Network Workshop for Prevention of Illegal Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes 2022, 1-3 November 2022, Medan, Indonesia

Asian Network Workshop for Prevention of Illegal Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes 2022 organized by BCRC-SEA & SCRC Indonesia and the Asian Network Secretariat and supported by the Ministry of Environment and Forestry on 1-3 November 2022 at the Grand Mercure Medan Angkasa Hotel, Medan, Indonesia. Funding for this activity Read more…

Inception Workshop for the Project on Reducing Uses and Releases of Chemicals of Concern, Including POPs, in The Textile Sector, 10-13 October 2022, Islamabad, Pakistan

Inception Workshop for the Project on Reducing Uses and Releases of Chemicals of Concern, Including POPs, in The Textile Sector, 10-13 October 2022, Islamabad, Pakistan

The Inception Workshop for the Project on Reducing Uses and Releases of Chemicals of Concern, Including POPs, in The Textile Sector was held at the Marriott Hotel in Islamabad, Pakistan from 10 to 13 October 2022. This workshop was organized by the Ministry of Climate Change, Government of Pakistan together Read more…

Workshop on developing, reviewing, and updating national implementation plans (NIPs) under the Stockholm Convention, 27-29 September 2022, Jakarta, Indonesia

Workshop on developing, reviewing, and updating national implementation plans (NIPs) under the Stockholm Convention, 27-29 September 2022, Jakarta, Indonesia

Workshop on developing, reviewing, and updating national implementation plans (NIPs) under the Stockholm Convention organized by BCRC-SEA & SCRC Indonesia and the Secretariat of the Stockholm Convention and supported by the Ministry of Environment and Forestry on 27-29 September 2022 at Pullman Jakarta Central Park Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia. The workshop Read more…

Regional Preparatory Meeting for the 2022 Meetings of the Conferences of the Parties to Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions for the Asia and Pacific Region, 27-29 March 2022, Bali, Indonesia

Regional Preparatory Meeting for the 2022 Meetings of the Conferences of the Parties to Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions for the Asia and Pacific Region, 27-29 March 2022, Bali, Indonesia

The BRS COP preparatory regional meeting for the Asia and Pacific region was organized by the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Convention Secretariat in collaboration with BCRC-SEA & SCRC Indonesia on 27-29 March 2022 at the Grand Hyatt Nusa Dua Hotel Bali, Indonesia face-to-face and back-to -back to the fourth Meeting Read more…

Consultative meeting on the latest Developments in the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants – Kuwait (SCRC-Kuwait), 10-11 October 2021

Consultative meeting on the latest Developments in the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants – Kuwait (SCRC-Kuwait), 10-11 October 2021

Consultative meeting on the latest Developments in the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants will be held online via the Zoom platform on 10-11 October 2021. This workshop is designed for 12 countries from West Asia (Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE, Bahrain, Oman, Iraq, Syrian Republic, Yemen, Lebanon, Jordan, and Read more…