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Consultancy Notice- Environmental and Social Assessment

April 26th, 2021|0 Comments

The BCRC-Caribbean is seeking to recruit an Environmental and Social Assessment Consultant under the project Caribbean Incubator Facility for the Sustainable Management of Hazardous Chemicals and Wastes under the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Implementing Sustainable [...]

Training Manual on the Environmentally Sound Management (ESM) and Disposal of POPs

March 18th, 2021|0 Comments

Under the GEF 5558 project entitled "The Development and Implementation of a Sustainable Management Mechanism for Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in the Caribbean", the BCRC-Caribbean developed this Training Manual on the Environmentally Sound Management (ESM) [...]

JOB OPPORTUNITY – National Expert for Suriname Pilot Project Design

February 23rd, 2021|0 Comments

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) hereby invites nationals and/or permanent residents of Suriname to apply for the position temporary consultant position of National Expert. National expertise on assisting with the pilot project design in Suriname [...]

BCRC-Caribbean’s First Annual Year in Review

February 22nd, 2021|0 Comments

The BCRC-Caribbean family is pleased to share with you our first annual Year in Review. In this special edition of our newsletter, The News Wave, we go over some of the milestone events over the [...]

Call for Expression of Interest- Consultancy Services for Intervention under the ReMLit Project – “Partnering to Combat Land-Based Sources of Pollution and Improve Ocean Ecosystem Health in St. Vincent and the Grenadines

February 17th, 2021|0 Comments

The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States through the Environment and Sustainability Cluster (ESC) is seeking Expressions of Interest from Individual Consultants to undertake Consultancy Services for Intervention under the ReMLit Project – “Partnering to Combat [...]


February 8th, 2021|0 Comments

The project, “Development of the National Action Plan for ASGM in the Co-operative Republic of Guyana” (NAP Guyana) aims to assist Guyana to determine a strategy for the reduction, and where feasible, elimination of the use [...]

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…


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…


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...


Minamata Convention on Mercury

The BCRC-Caribbean aims to assist countries in their efforts to ratify/implement the Minamata Convention on Mercury through the execution and facilitation of project-based activities and…


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]