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A consultant is sought, with a deadline of 26 August 2020, to work with the Secretariat’s Scientific and Technical Assistance Branch on chemicals and waste management during public health emergencies, conflicts and disasters.

BRS Secretariat recruiting scientific/technical consultant

 
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Rotterdam Convention Press Release: UN experts recommend listing DecaBDE and PFOA

The 16th meeting of the Chemicals Review Committee concludes successfully online with two chemicals recommended for listing in Annex III of the Rotterdam Convention at the next COP.

Rotterdam Convention Press Release: UN experts recommend listing DecaBDE and PFOA

Rotterdam Convention Press Release: UN experts recommend listing DecaBDE and PFOA
 
All you need to know for the Rotterdam Convention’s Chemical Review Committee meeting, 8 to 11 September 2020

The Convention’s scientific subsidiary body meets online for CRC16, find all Working and Information documents, including on the candidate chemical PFOA, online here.

All you need to know for the Rotterdam Convention’s Chemical Review Committee meeting, 8 to 11 September 2020

All you need to know for the Rotterdam Convention’s Chemical Review Committee meeting, 8 to 11 September 2020
 
The Rotterdam Convention now has 163 Parties as Tuvalu accedes

Tuvalu has deposited its instrument of accession with the UN, entering into force on 19 November 2020.

The Rotterdam Convention now has 163 Parties as Tuvalu accedes

The Rotterdam Convention now has 163 Parties as Tuvalu accedes
 
Webinar: General Guidance on Bridging of Pesticide Risk Assessments (session in Spanish)

This webinar, on 27 August at 1000 CET, is aimed at reducing the workload of national Rotterdam Convention decision makers.

Webinar: General Guidance on Bridging of Pesticide Risk Assessments (session in Spanish)

Webinar: General Guidance on Bridging of Pesticide Risk Assessments (session in Spanish)
 
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