Programme of Work

Programme of Work for 2014-2015

The programme of work for the Basel Convention for 2014-2015 was adopted by the Conference of the Parties at its eleventh meeting (decision BC-11/26). The programme includes activities specific to the Basel Convention, as well as cross-cutting and joint activities among the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions.

The activities are grouped in 7 areas:

Information about the activities that are specific to the Basel Convention can be accessed under the IMPLEMENTATION section of this website. Information about the implementation of joint activities could be found on the Synergies website.

Programme of Work for 2016-2017

The programme of work for the Basel Convention for 2016-2017 was adopted by the Conference of the Parties at its twelfth meeting (decision BC-12/25).

The activities constitute a continuation of those implemented in the current biennium 2014–2015, taking into account lessons learned, financial contributions received and outcomes achieved.

Secretariat Work Plans

The Secretariat has developed joint work plans as a tool supporting the implementation of the programmes of work of the conventions. The latest versions of the work plans for 2014-2015 and 2016-2017 are available on the Synergies website under the sub-section Secretariat reports