Bureau of the OEWG

The Conference of the Parties elects the Bureau of the Open-ended Working Group in accordance with Rule 26 of the rules of procedure of the Basel Convention.

The Bureau of the Open-ended Working Group is composed of 5 Officers: two co-chairs, one with technical and one with legal/implementation expertise, two vice-chairs, one with technical and one with legal/implementation expertise and one rapporteur, having due regard to the principle of geographical representation.(decision BC-VI/36)

Members of the Bureau

Members of the Bureau of the Open-ended Working Group for the biennium 2016-2017

At its twelfth meeting, the Conference of the Parties elected the following representatives as members of the Bureau of the Open-ended Working Group for the biennium 2016-2017:

Co-Chairs:

  • Mr. Jahisiah Benoit  (Dominica) (Technical) 
  • Mr. Santiago Dávila Sena (Spain) (Legal) 

Vice-Chairs:

  • Mr. Bishwanath Sinha (India) (Technical) 
  • Ms. Gordana Petkovic (Serbia) (Legal) 

Rapporteur:

  • Ms. Petronella Rumbidzai Shoko (Zimbabwe)

List of members of the Bureau of the Open-ended Working Group
 

Bureau Members, 2016 - 2017 (OEWG.10)
Bureau Members, 2014 - 2015 (OEWG.9)
Bureau Members, 2012 - 2013 (OEWG.8)
Bureau Members, 2009 - 2011 (OEWG.7)
Bureau Members, 2007 - 2008 (OEWG.6)

Meetings of the Bureau

Coordination and cooperation among subsidiary bodies