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Mediterranean & Africa - Barcelona 2009

Regional training workshop on new POPs and the process of reviewing and updating NIPs

Barcelona, Spain
from 2 to 4 December 2009

The workshop targeteted national experts, from the Mediterranean (outside CEE) and French-speaking African regions, who are contributing to the implementation of the Stockholm Convention, such as Official Contact Points or Focal Points.

Objectives

  • Raise awareness on the 9 new POPs added to Annexes A, B and C of the Stockholm Convention, their properties and uses;
  • Develop a clear understanding on the scope of the obligation to update and review NIPs under Article 7 in light of the recent amendment of Annexes A, B and C of the Convention;
  •  Increase knowledge on the guidance and training tools available for complying with new obligations and assessing participants’ needs for updating NIPs accordingly;
  • Share feedback among the participants on the experience in using the various guidelines and training tools when developing NIPs.

 

Documents


Document 
Agenda
101.06 K
English
List of participants
17.6 K
English
Report
144.58 K
English
161.17 K
French

Workshop presentations

  • Introduction
  • New POPs
  • NIPs
  • Country Presentations
  • Technical Assistance
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