The third meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 3) to the Bamako Convention on the Ban of the Import into Africa and the Control of Transboundary Movement and Management of Hazardous Wastes within Africa will convene on the theme, ‘From Decisions to Action: Working for Africa with a Safe Chemicals and Waste Future’.
The Bamako Convention prohibits the import into Africa of any hazardous waste. It came into force in 1998.
dates: 12-14 February 2020
location: Brazzaville, Congo