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Programme Management Officer (part-time) sought to join Legal & Policy Unit of the BRS Governance Branch, with a deadline of 5 January 2022.

New part-time policy position in the BRS Secretariat


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UN Palais des Nations in Geneva turns green as key climate change talks begin at COP-26, 1 November 2021

Landmark building illuminated by Basel Convention green to highlight links between climate change and chemicals and waste, including plastic waste.

Grenada becomes the 189th Party to the Basel Convention

Basel Convention continues to move towards universal coverage as Grenada deposits its instrument of accession, with entry into force on 13 January, 2022.

E-waste in the context of a sustainable digital transformation in Africa and in Latin America: webinars 28-30 September 2021

Join these webinars, organized by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), UNECE, BRS and other partners, discuss challenges and opportunities offered by a digital transformation.


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