The fifth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP-5) to the Minamata Convention on Mercury is tentatively scheduled for October 2023.
The Minamata Convention was adopted to address mercury, a heavy metal that is persistent in the environment. The Convention was adopted on 10 October 2013, and entered into force on 16 August 2017.
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dates: 28 October – 4 November 2023 [tentative]
location: Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland