Programa Internacional Específico - Junta directiva

The Minamata Convention on Mercury, under Article 13, sets up a Specific International Programme to support capacity building and technical assistance. The Programme is expected to improve the capacity of developing-country Parties and Parties with economies in transition to implement their obligations under the Convention.

Members of the Governing Board of the Specific International Programme (2020-2021)

  • For Africa:  Olubunmi Olusanya (Nigeria) and Aïta Sarr Seck (Senegal)
  • For Asia and the Pacific: Prasert Tapaneeyangkul (Thailand) and Mohsen Naziri Asl (Iran)
  • For Central and Eastern Europe: Kaupo Heinma (Estonia) and Anahit Aleksandryn (Armenia)
  • For Latin America and the Caribbean: Pedro Piacesi de Souza / Helges Bandeira (Brazil) and Gina Griffith (Suriname)
  • For Western Europe and Others: Reggie Hernaus (The Netherlands) and Atle Fretheim (Norway)

Founding Governing Board (2018-2019)

  • For Africa:  Sam Adu-Kumi (Ghana) and Younous Adoum Abdallah (Chad)
  • For Asia and the Pacific: Prasert Tapaneeyangkul (Thailand) and WTB Dissanayake (Sri Lanka)
  • For Central and Eastern Europe: Kaupo Heinma (Estonia) and Anahit Aleksandryn (Armenia)
  • For Latin America and the Caribbean: Florencia Grimalt (Argentina) and Nero Cunha Ferreira (Brazil)
  • For Western Europe and Others: Reggie Hernaus (The Netherlands) and Atle Fretheim (Norway)

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Resources


SIP RulesRules of Procedure of the Governing Board of the Specific International Programme of the Minamata Convention on Mercury
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As adopted by the Governing Board at its first meeting in Geneva, 19-23 November 2018 (set out in annex II to MC-2/9 for the information of the Conference of the Parties) and completed by the Governing Board at its third meeting in Geneva, 14-15 February 2019 (annex II to SIP.GB.3/7)

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