Request for comments on guidance documents in accordance with decision SC-5/14

Decision SC-5/14, adopted by the Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm Convention at its fifth meeting, encourages Parties to use the existing guidance under the Stockholm Convention when developing, reviewing or updating their implementation plans and to provide the Secretariat with comments on how to improve the usefulness of the guidance based on their experiences in using it:

Draft guidance on socio-economic assessment for national implementation plan development and implementation under the Stockholm Convention document UNEP/POPS/COP.3/INF/8)







Draft guidance on calculation of action plan costs, including incremental costs and action plans for specific persistent organic pollutants (UNEP/POPS/COP.4/INF/11)  

Parties are invited to submit comments based on their experience in using above mentioned guidance documents by 30 October 2012. To download the information request letter.