Basel Convention Regional Centre for the Caribbean Region in Trinidad and Tobago (BCRC Caribbean)

Location: Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Date of establishment: October 2004 (Framework Agreement). More

By decision BC-III/19 the Conference of the Parties of the Basel Convention in 1995, selected Trinidad and Tobago as a site to establish BCRC for the Caribbean sub-region. This resulted to the establishment of BCRC Caribbean in 1998 however a Framework Agreement for its establishment was signed only in 2004.

Hosted by: The Government of Trinidad and Tobago

Parties served: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Guyana, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines

Expertise: Capacity building, technology transfer in the areas of ESM of Hazardous wastes.

For more information visit: 


Ms Jewel Batchasingh
Director (interim)
Basel Convention Regional Centre for Training and Technology Transfer for the Caribbean
#8 Alexandra Street, St Clair
Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
Tel: +1 868 628 8369 / +1 868 628 9372
Fax: +1 868 628 2151

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Framework Agreement (2004)840.06 K
Amendment No. 1 to Framework Agreement (2014)440.64 K
Procurement capacity assessment (2018)5.57 MB