Joint meeting of the bureaux of the conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions

Geneva (online) from 27 to 29 January 2021

Venue: Geneva (Online)

Highlights: Due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic situation, the bureaux of the conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions will be meeting online from 27 to 29 January 2021. Among other matters, the bureaux will agree on the organization of work of the meetings of the conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions and will discuss other organizational matters related to these back-to-back meetings, such as the high-level segment.

Working Language: The working language of the meeting will be English.

Participants: By decisions BC-11/25 and SC-6/29, the conferences of the Parties to the Basel and Stockholm conventions decided that five members of their bureaux may participate in the joint meetings of the bureaux of the conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions, having due regard to the principle of equitable geographical representation of the five regions of the United Nations.

The list of invited bureaux members to participate in the joint bureaux meeting in January 2021 has been finalized in accordance with the process and selection criteria agreed to by the bureaux.

Meeting documents

  • Working documents
  • Reference documents