Speech delivered by the Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme Inger Andersen at the opening ceremony of the online segment of the fourth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Minamata Convention on Mercury (COP-4).
Masami Ogata is a survivor of Minamata Disease, a debilitating illness caused by industrial mercury poisoning, which originated in the Japanese town of the same name in the 1950s. As an UN conference on preventing future poisoning outbreaks gets underway, the online segment of COP-4, we hear Mr.
Press release in Bahasa Indonesian on the online segment of the fourth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP-4), published by Ministry of Environment and Forestry (Republic of Indonesia).
In a GEF Voices interview, the Executive Secretary of the Minamata Convention, Monika Stankiewicz, shares her hopes and expectations for the upcoming fourth meeting of the Conference of the Parties, whose online segment will be held from 1 to 5 November 2021.
An Executive Briefing on the online segment of the Fourth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP-4) will be held on 19 October within the framework of the Geneva Environment Network.
The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), through its Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB), will cover the online segment of COP-4 from 1 to 5 November.
In August 2017, one of the world’s most recent environmental accords came into force: The Minamata Convention on Mercury.
De l'information à la gestion des connaissances : le Secrétariat de la Convention de Minamata lance un nouveau site Web
The Secretariat of the Minamata Convention on Mercury launches a brand-new website on its fourth anniversary.
The Mercury in Products Area of the UNEP Global Mercury Partnership will hold its annual meeting on Wednesday 7 July in an online setting. Visit the meeting website for more information and registration details.
Titled “Ambition and Action towards 2030”, this virtual forum will count on Wednesday 7 July with the participation of Executive Secretary Monika Stankiewicz at the Ministerial Dialogue. Visit the website for more information on the two-day event.
La Secrétaire exécutive Monika Stankiewicz a assisté à la 60e réunion du Conseil du Fonds pour l'environnement mondial (FEM) le 16 juin, remerciant les membres du Conseil et le Secrétariat du FEM pour leur engagement ferme dans la Convention de Minamata.
This report summarizes the outcome of the work of the group. Submitted and supplemented information is presented in a "compilation document", part of which is to be further organized and made available to COP4 as an information document.