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A consultant is sought, with a deadline of 26 August 2020, to work with the Secretariat’s Scientific and Technical Assistance Branch on chemicals and waste management during public health emergencies, conflicts and disasters.

BRS Secretariat recruiting scientific/technical consultant



Plastic Waste Partnership Briefing webinars organised to outline possibilities for funding actions on plastic waste

The new call for proposals will be presented and discussed during these Basel Convention online meetings.

Samoa updates its national plan for implementing the Stockholm Convention

Reflecting amendments made at COP4, 5, 6, 7, & 8, Samoa has become the latest of the Convention’s 182 Parties to transmit its updated National Implementation Plan, or NIP.

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.


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