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A new vacancy is now open, working in the Secretariat’s Scientific and Technical Assistance Branch as Programme Management Officer (P3), deadline 7 August 2020.

BRS Secretariat recruiting scientific/technical staff



Latest BRS Newsletter is out and available online

Click here for COVID-19 medical waste news and guidance, along with other developments related to the sound management of chemicals and waste.

Ghana updates its national plan for implementing the Stockholm Convention

To rid the world of POPs, Ghana has transmitted its updated NIP, addressing amendments made at COP-4, COP-5 and COP-6.

Basel, Rotterdam & Stockholm conventions described as environmental governance “Hits of 2019” by IISD
Read the Earth Negotiations Bulletin’s review “State of Global Environmental Governance 2019” published recently by the International Institute for Sustainable Development.
Key Stockholm Convention meeting pushes ahead with planning

Preparations for the 2021 Meeting of the Conference of Parties (COP) are discussed by the Stockholm Convention’s COP Bureau, during an online meeting on 10 June 2020.


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