1st meeting of the Environmental Network for Optimizing Regulatory Compliance on Illegal Traffic (ENFORCE)

Bangkok, Thailand, from 18 to 19 November 2013

Venue: The Sukhosol Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand

Background: By decision BC-11/8, the Secretariat of the Basel Convention was designated the Secretariat of the network and was requested to make the necessary arrangements for organizing the first meeting of the ENFORCE network.

Organizer(s):The workshop was organized by the Secretariat with support of the UNEP Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.

Working Language: English


Meeting Objectives

Members are expected to inter alia, elect a chair and a vice-chair, consider accepting additional members, exchange information on activities and identify activities that would benefit from being coordinated or jointly planned and implemented, and to deliberate on the modalities for the operation of the network.

Target Audience

In accordance with its terms of reference, the first meeting of the ENFORCE is open to its appointed members in addition to approved additional members and observers.


Members elected a chair and a vice-chair, considered additional members, exchanged information on activities and adopted a Roadmap of Activities.

Meeting Documents

  • Meeting Report
  • Working Documents

Information for Participants

Logistic note for the meeting (English) 


The meeting is for members and observers of the ENFORCE upon invitation only. Registration of members and observers will open at 9h on Monday, 18 November.

Contact information