H.E. Mr. Franz Perrez, President of the Conference of the Parties to the Rotterdam Convention, chaired the meeting. Three members of the Bureau participated in the meeting. The Chair of the Chemical Review Committee, Mr. Jürgen Helbig, attended the meeting as an ex-officio member. Mr. Bill Murray and Mr. Rolph Payet, Executive Secretaries of the Secretariat of the Rotterdam Convention, participated in the meeting, along with other members of the Secretariat.
List of participants
The Bureau of the Conference of the Parties to the Rotterdam Convention will meet again on 2-3 November 2016, together with the bureaux of the conferences of the parties to the Basel and Stockholm conventions. During their joint meeting the three bureaux will further discuss and agree on, among other things, the organization of work of the meetings of the conferences of the parties in 2017, including the high-level segment of the meetings.