Location: Apia, Samoa
Date of establishment: December 2003 (Framework Agreement). More
Decision BC-6/8 adopted by the sixth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention held in 2002 welcomed the establishment of the joint Pacific Regional Centre to implement the Basel and Waigani Conventions. A Framework Agreement on this was signed in 2003.
Hosted by: The Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
Parties served: Cook Island, Marshall Island, Kiribati, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, and Tonga.
Expertise: ESM of hazardous waste, POPs and national reporting
For more information visit: https://www.sprep.org
Dr. Frank Griffin
Pacific Regional Centre - SPREP
P.O. Box 240, Apia, Samoa
Tel: (+685) 21 929 Ext. 336