Fourth meeting of the small intersessional working group on the strategic framework for the implementation of the Basel Convention

Online, 11, 13 and 14 December 2023 and 26-28 March 2024

Venue: Online

Highlights: The small intersessional working group on the strategic framework for the implementation of the Basel Convention will hold its fourth meeting in three parts: a first part was held online on Monday, 11 December 2023, Wednesday, 13 December 2023, and Thursday, 14 December 2023 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. (Geneva time - GMT+1).

During the first part of its fourth meeting, the small intersessional working group revised a draft renewed strategic framework for the implementation of the Basel Convention prepared by the lead country, Canada. The outcome of the first part of the meeting is available in document UNEP/CHW/SF_SIWG.4/2/Rev.1 below. The agreed work plan for the small intersessional working group is set out in document UNEP/CHW/SF_SIWG.4/3/Rev.1 below.

The second part of the meeting will be held online on 26-28 March 2024 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. (Geneva time - GMT+1). The small intersessional working group will continue its review of a draft renewed strategic framework for the implementation of the Basel Convention as further revised by the lead country.

The third part of the meeting will be held face to face in Canada, subject to confirmation, in the week of 30 September 2024 thanks to the generous financial support provided by the Government of Japan.

Working languages: The working language of the meeting is English.

Meeting documents

  • Working documents
  • Information documents
  • Report