Governments reach successful outcome at INC6 in Bangkok

Governments reach successful outcome at INC6 in Bangkok

Gathered in Bangkok from 3 to 7 November 2014 for the sixth session of the intergovernmental negotiating committee on mercury, Governments completed a key milestone towards making the Minamata Convention an effective and fully functioning instrument upon its entry into force Read more
Seychelles ratifies the Minamata Convention

Seychelles ratifies the Minamata Convention

On 13 January 2015, Seychelles deposited its instrument of ratification, joining Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Guyana, Lesotho, Monaco, Nicaragua, the United States and Uruguay as the first ten future Parties to the Minamata Convention. Read more
Minamata regional workshops back to back with BRS COPs preparatory meetings

Minamata regional workshops back to back with BRS COPs preparatory meetings

Following a first series of 12 sub-regional workshops held between March 2014 and February 2015, the Interim Secretariat is organizing together with the Secretariat of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions (BRS), a new round of regional workshops... Read more