Decision SC-4/9, adopted by the Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm Convention at its forth meeting, invites Parties to make use of following two sets of guidance in development, review and implementation of the national implementation plans:
By paragraph 5 (c) of the same decision, the Conference of the Parties has invited and encouraged Parties, to provide the Secretariat with comments on how to improve the usefulness of the social and economic guidance and additional guidance on the calculation of action plan costs based on the experience in using these guidance.
Parties are invited to submit comments based on their experience in using above mentioned guidance documents by 31st of May 2010 to the following address:
Secretariat of the Stockholm Convention
National Implementation Plans (NIPs)
International Environment House 1
11-15, Chemin des Anemones
1219 Chatelaine, Geneva, Switzerland
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