Chemicals & Wastes
activities of the main multilateral environmental agreements (MEAs) to address chemicals and wastes issues, including the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions; activities related to ship recycling and the Hong Kong Convention, as well as efforts to reduce marine debris. Targets under SDG Goal 12 call for, by 2020, achieving the environmentally sound management of chemicals and all wastes throughout their life cycle, and by 2030, substantially reducing waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse.
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Basel Convention COP15, Rotterdam Convention COP10 and Stockholm Convention COP10
17-28 May 2021
Joint 12th Conference of the Parties to the Vienna Convention and 32nd Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol
2-6 November 2020
Fifth Meeting of the International Conference on Chemicals Management (ICCM5)
5-9 October 2020
Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
42nd Meeting of the Open-ended Working Group of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol
29 June - 3 July 2020
Fourth Meeting of the SAICM Intersessional Process
1-4 March 2020
Bucharest, Bucuresti, Romania
57th Meeting of the GEF Council
9-12 December 2019
Washington D.C., US