First meeting of the Implementation and Compliance Committee

Implementation and Compliance Committee Geneva Switzerland 29 - 30 May 2018

The Implementation and Compliance Committee held its first meeting from 29 to 30 May 2018 in Geneva. At that meeting, members of the Committee elaborated rules of procedure, which as per article 15, paragraph 5 of the Minamata Convention, will be forwarded for consideration and approval to the second meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention.

The meeting was preceded by an information-sharing session featuring experience under implementation and compliance mechanisms of other multilateral environmental agreements, including the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal, the UNECE Aarhus Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters and the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer.

Time and place
Switzerland
Takes place in
Geneva Switzerland
Starts on 29 May 2018 6 AM CET
Ends on 30 May 2018 7 AM CET
2018-05-29T08:00:00 - 2018-05-30T09:00:00
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