Basel Convention Regional Centre for Training and Technology Transfer for the South American Region, Argentina (BCRC Argentina)

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Date of establishment: July 2005 (Framework Agreement). More

BC-III/19 the Conference of the Parties of the Basel Convention in 1995, selected Argentina as a site to establish BCRC for South America sub-region. This resulted to the establishment of BCRC Argentina in 2002. However only in 2005 a Framework Agreement for its establishment was signed.

Hosted by: The Government of Argentina and located in the Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Industrial (INTI)

Parties served: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela.

Expertise: ESM of electronic waste, combating illegal traffic on waste.

For more information visit:

Mr. Alberto Santos Capra
Basel Convention Regional Centre (BCRC) for South America
Instituto Nacional de Tecnologiá Industrial (INTI)
Avda. Leandro N. Alem 1067 – 7 Floor
1001 Buenos Aires
Tel: +54 911 5696 5512

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Framework Agreement (2005)648.97 K 695.25 K
New Framework Agreement 20168.84 MB 10.1 MB
Procurement capacity assessment (2018)12.24 MB