Sub-regional consultation on the implementation of the Rotterdam Convention in synergy with the Basel and Stockholm conventions: An integrated approach to pesticides and chemicals management at national and regional level


  • Organized by the Secretariat of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions and hosted by the Government of Latvia;
  • Travel of eligible participants generously funded by the Governments of Australia and Germany.

Workshop Objectives

To ensure an opportunity for input and discussion by all experts on possible options for improving the effectiveness of the listing process and information exchange mechanisms under the Rotterdam Convention.

Target Audience

Members of the intersessional working group on the process of listing chemicals in Annex III to the Rotterdam Convention.

Workshop Documents


Items: 11Load time table: 546.0627 msec
Workshop programme69.35 K
Discussion guidance document61.76 K
Background document18.44 K
Workplan of the intersessional working group15.59 K
Thought-starter document38.63 K
Comments received from experts in response to thought-starter3.05 MB
Synthesis of the comments received in response to thought-starter91.78 K
Text of decision RC-7/512.82 K
Documents UNEP/FAO/RC/COP.4/12 and UNEP/FAO/RC/COP.4/1399.15 K
Provisional List of Participants28.75 K
Report of the workshop to support the intersessional work on the process of listing chemicals in Annex III to the Rotterdam Convention166.97 K

Information for Participants

Contact Information

Susan Wingfield: