Workshop Documents (Training)

service-technologyThe BCRC-Caribbean aims to achieve their objectives by developing and conducting training programmes, workshops, seminars and associated projects in the field of the environmentally sound management of hazardous wastes, transfer of environmentally sound technology and minimization of the generation of hazardous wastes. Specific emphasis is placed on training of trainers and the promotion of ratification and implementation of the Convention and its instruments.

BCRC-Caribbean cooperates with the United Nations and its bodies, other relevant intergovernmental organizations, industry and non-governmental organizations, and, where appropriate, with any other institution, in order to coordinate activities and develop and implement joint projects related to the provisions of the Basel Convention and develop synergies where appropriate with other multilateral environmental agreements.

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Enjoy our Collection of documents, publications and other information sources pertaining to the Basel Convention, the BCRC-Caribbean and other Basel Convention Centres, hazardous wastes, the environmentally sound management of wastes, and related topical areas.

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 [...]

Continuing in our efforts to make the BCRC-Caribbean a more “Green” Office Space

March 7th, 2018|0 Comments

In our efforts to maintain a "green" office space, the BCRC-Caribbean has been composting- thanks to the EPPD's Green Office Policy that got us started! A few months of composting our biodegradables has resulted in [...]

Obituary – Richard Laydoo

January 30th, 2018|0 Comments

On Tuesday January 30th 2018, the BCRC-Caribbean paid tribute to our dear friend, colleague, confidant and mentor, Richard Stanislaus Laydoo. Richard passed away suddenly in the early morning of Wednesday 24th January 2018 and his [...]

Summary Report of Results Validation Workshops for Minamata Initial Assessments in the Caribbean (JAM, SKN, SLU, TTO) now available

January 17th, 2018|0 Comments

The Development of Minamata Initial Assessments in the Caribbean (Jamaica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia and Trinidad and Tobago) project aims to facilitate the ratification and implementation of the Minamata Convention on Mercury in [...]