Meeting of the Bureau of the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention

Geneva, Switzerland, from 22 to 23 May 2014

Venue: International Environment House 1 (IEH-1), Châtelaine, Geneva, Switzerland

Highlights: The Bureau of the twelfth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention met from 22 to 23 May 2014 in Geneva, Switzerland, starting at 10:00 a.m. on the first day.

Bureau members, among other things, reviewed progress made in implementation of the decisions adopted by the Conference of the Parties at its eleventh meeting and discussed the preparation of the twelfth meeting of the Conference to be held back to back with the meetings of the conferences of the parties to the Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions in 2015.

Working Language: The working language of the meeting was English.

Meeting participants

Mr. Andrzej Jagusiewicz, President of the Conference of the Parties, chaired the meeting. Ten Bureau members and three ex-officio members participated in the meeting. Ms. Kerstin Stendahl, Executive Secretary ad interim of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions, and Mr. David Ogden, Chief, Conventions Operations Branch, along with other members of the Secretariat participated in the meeting.

List of participants

The Bureau of the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention will meet again on 11-12 November 2014, together with the bureaux of the conferences of the parties to the Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions. During their joint meeting in November the three bureaux will further discuss and agree on, among other things, the organization of work of the meetings of the conferences of the parties in May 2015.

Meeting Documents

  • Report
  • Meeting documents

Reference Documents

 
Document symbolTitleEnglish
Items: 2  
UNEP/CHW/CC.10/14Report of the tenth meeting of the Basel Convention Implementation and Compliance Committee (Paris, 5-6 December 2013)162 K 188.72 K
UNEP/CHW/CC.10/14/Add.1Report of the tenth meeting of the Basel Convention Implementation and Compliance Committee (supplementary On-line session, 8 May 2014)127.5 K 72.15 K

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