Full presentation for the fourth session of the mercury science stream, addressing human health risks to mer
Minamata Online 2: Mining without mercury: How technology can support the transition to mercury-free ASGM sector
The session explored how technological innovation can support the transition to a mercury-free artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) sector.
The session focused on introducing the agenda, the annotated agenda, and a document setting out issues and information for the attention of the Conference of the Parties as pertaining to both segme
This session, Part II, focuses on the questions in the reporting format on Articles 8, 9 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18 and 19, and also explains how to respond in Parts C, D and E
This session (Part I) focuses on the questions in the reporting format on Articles 3, 4, 5 and 7, and also explains how to respond in Parts C, D and E.
The session reviews the results of the short national reports submitted by 31 December 2019 – i.e. questions 3.1(c), 3.3(a), 3.5, and 11.2.
Article 26 sets out the provisions for amending the Convention, and Article 27 provides for the adoption and amendment of annexes to the Convention.
The session will review the current state of knowledge on mercury research in the Southern Hemisphere and tropical regions, encompassing four compartments: (1) Historical emissions and trade; (2) A