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  • International workshop on hazardous substances within the life-cycle of electrical and electronic products. 29, 30 and 31 March 2011, UNIDO Headquarters, Vienna International Centre, Vienna, Austria. Report of the meeting
  • Report of the Regional Awareness Raising Workshop on Enhancing Cooperation and Coordination for the implementation of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions in Central and Eastern Europe
Query response system

Prosolwaste a website devoted to the identification and solution of waste problems has developed a query-response system for waste management 

Upcoming meetings

Please visit the meeting section on this website for an updated list of the upcoming meetings of the Basel Convention

Request for comments

Requests directed at Parties and other stakeholders contained in the decisions of the ninth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (3/9/2008)

Directory of training institutions

The Implementation and Compliance Committee of the Convention has developed a directory of training institutions which offer courses that can help Parties to deal with cases of illegal traffic under the Convention. Relevant institutions which are interested in being included in the directory are invited to complete the forms (available in English, French and Spanish) and transmit them (saved as MS Word documents) to the Secretariat

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