Minamata Online: the new digital sessions on mercury

Minamata Online: the new digital sessions on mercury


Starting in September and until December, the Secretariat of the Minamata Convention on Mercury is holding a weekly series of free online sessions aimed at better understanding the Convention's provisions, as well as policy and scientific aspects.
A Message from Minamata Bay.

A Message from Minamata Bay.


To mark the 3rd anniversary of the Minamata Convention, two lifelong sufferers of the Minamata Disease raise their voices once more to call for commitment so that mercury poisoning of the magnitude experienced by those living around the Minamata Bay more than 60 years ago, will not be repeated ever ...
Minamata Online: Art21 Reporting and Art15 ICC

Minamata Online: Art21 Reporting and Art15 ICC


On Thursday 24 September, this session will outline the obligations under the Minamata Convention on reporting (Article 21 and MC-1/8) and the overall functioning of the Implementation and Compliance Committee (Article 15, MC-1/, MC-2/ and MC-3/9).

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OEWG12 Online Side Event: Evaluating the effectiveness of Conventions - On 2 September, experts from chemicals and waste conventions, Regional Seas Conventions and UNEP exp... Read more
Minamata Convention on Mercury marks three years of protecting human health and the environment - Monika Stankiewicz, Executive Secretary of the Convention, reflects on its impact emphasizing how to... Read more
Celebrating the 3rd Anniversary of the Minamata Convention - Inger Andersen, the Executive Director of UNEP, Monika Stankiewicz, the Executive Secretary of the M... Read more
How the Minamata Convention can help “build back better” on ASGM - As the Minamata Convention on Mercury turns 3, the Programme Management Officer Marianne Bailey draw... Read more
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