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Antigua and Barbuda’s and Dominica’s National Inception Workshops for the Minamata Initial Assessment Project

August 10th, 2018|0 Comments

The Governments of Antigua and Barbuda and Dominica are participating in the project "Development of Minamata Initial Assessment in the Caribbean" (MIA Project) along with Grenada and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. The MIA Project [...]

Grenada’s National Inception Workshop for the Minamata Initial Assessment Project

July 26th, 2018|0 Comments

The Government of Grenada is participating in the project "Development of Minamata Initial Assessment in the Caribbean" (MIA project) along with Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Grenada's National Inception Workshop [...]

Highlights of the National Inception Workshop for the Minamata Initial Assessment in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

July 4th, 2018|0 Comments

On April 23rd 2018 the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines National Inception Workshop for the project "Development of Minamata Initial Assessment for the Caribbean (Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines)" [...]

Highlights of the Regional Inception Workshop and Mercury Training for the Minamata Initial Assessment (ANB, DOM, GRN, SVG)

April 30th, 2018|0 Comments

On 14-16 March 2018, the Regional Inception Workshop and Mercury Training for the Minamata Initial Assessment in the Caribbean Project (Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines) was held. The Summary [...]

Congratulations to Dr Ahmad Khan on his new position as Director of the IMA

March 16th, 2018|0 Comments

The BCRC-Caribbean staff would like to extend our congratulations to Dr. Ahmad Khan as he begins a new chapter as the Director of the Institute of Marine Affairs (IMA), Trinidad and Tobago! During Dr Khan’s [...]

BAN Amendment Workshop: 12-13 March 2018, St. John’s, Antigua and Barbuda

March 9th, 2018|0 Comments

The BCRC-Caribbean is pleased to be part of the upcoming national meeting on the Basel consultation and facilitation of the entry into force of the Ban Amendment. The Ban Amendment prohibits all forms of hazardous waste exports from Parties [...]

Awareness Raising

The Basel Convention Regional Centre-Caribbean aims to promote awareness to the region’s governmental bodies, private organisations and to the public by organising meetings, workshops…

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Information Dissemination

The Basel Convention Regional Centre-Caribbean is responsible for ensuring interaction and exchange of information between the secretariat of the Basel Convention and the Regional Centres…

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Technology Transfer

The Basel Convention Regional Centre-Caribbean is responsible for ensuring that information and new technologies are regularly exchanged between the Basel Convention and the Regional Centres...

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Training

The Basel Conventio Regional Centre-Caribbean aims to achieve their objectives by developing and conducting training programmes, workshops, seminars and associated projects…

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The Basel Convention

The Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal is the most comprehensive global legal instrument on hazardous and other wastes. The Convention has been the primary international response to the issues arising from the presence of wastes hazardous to human health and the environment… [read more]

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