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Suriname’s Results Workshop for the Mercury Storage and Disposal Project in the Caribbean

By |November 29th, 2016|BCRC-Caribbean, Chemicals Management, Mercury, Minamata Convention, Waste Management|

Suriname's National Results Workshop for the Mercury Storage and Disposal Project in the Caribbean was held today. The focus of [...]

UNIDO/GEF 5558 Project – Regional Inception Meeting and Training Workshop on the Assessment of New POPs

By |November 22nd, 2016|BCRC-Caribbean, Chemicals Management, PCBs, Persistent Organic Pollutants, Training, Waste Management|

The Basel Convention Regional Centre for Training and Technology Transfer for the Caribbean Region recently hosted a Regional Inception Meeting [...]

Jamaica’s Results Workshop for Mercury Storage and Disposal Project in the Caribbean

By |November 18th, 2016|Waste Management|

Jamaica's Results Workshop for the Mercury Storage and Disposal Project in the Caribbean was held today at the office [...]

[NOW CLOSED] The BCRC-Caribbean invites Bids for Consultancy Services for the Project: “Development of a Minamata Initial Assessment in the Caribbean (Jamaica, Saint Kitts & Nevis, Saint Lucia, Trinidad & Tobago)”.

By |November 15th, 2016|Waste Management|

The Terms Of Reference for each position is available now on our website https://www.bcrc-caribbean.org/what-we-do/invitations-to-bid/.

Caribbean Countries Receive US$8 Million Dollars to Reduce Health Risks from Toxic Chemicals

By |November 7th, 2016|BCRC-Caribbean, Persistent Organic Pollutants, Waste Management|

Exposure to toxic chemicals found in household cleaning products, processed foods and even clothing can severely damage a person’s health.  [...]

[NOW CLOSED] The BCRC-Caribbean invites tenders for the Provision of Waste Oil Management Expert Consultancy Services for the Project: “Development of a Waste Oil Management System for Trinidad and Tobago”. See our advertisement for additional information.

By |November 3rd, 2016|Hazardous Waste, Waste Management|

UPDATE (18/11/2016): Please note that Addendum #1 to the Invitation to bid is now available on our website. NOTICE CHANGE [...]

Project Inception and Training Workshop for Development of a Minamata Initial Assessment in the Caribbean Project (Jamaica, St Kitts & Nevis, St Lucia and Trinidad & Tobago

By |October 25th, 2016|Waste Management|

The four-day Minamata Initial Assessment Inception and Mercury Toolkit Training Workshop convened at the Hilton Trinidad Conference Centre on Monday [...]

BCRC-CARIBBEAN FIELD MISSIONS: Rapid Assessment and Inventory of PCB Oil and Contaminated Equipment for Disposal

By |September 30th, 2016|BCRC-Caribbean, Waste Management|

The GEF 5558 Project: Development and Implementation of a Sustainable Management Mechanism for POPs (Persistent Organic Pollutants) in the Caribbean [...]

Informal Group on Household Waste

By |August 2nd, 2016|BCRC-Caribbean, Household Waste, Waste Management|

The 1st face-to-face meeting of the Informal Group on Household Waste is currently taking place in Montevideo, Uruguay with BCRC-Caribbean [...]

Mercury Storage and Disposal Project in the Caribbean underway with National Workshops conducted in Jamaica, Suriname and Trinidad & Tobago

By |July 24th, 2016|Chemicals Management, Waste Management|

In February 2016, the BCRC-Caribbean commenced the Mercury Storage and Disposal Project in the Caribbean: Jamaica, Suriname and Trinidad & [...]

A changing climate! A changing world

By |July 21st, 2016|BCRC-Caribbean, Waste Management|

In June 2016, the 21st Meeting of the Coordinating Group of Pesticides Control Boards of the Caribbean (CGPC) was held [...]

Environmental Dimension of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

By |May 31st, 2016|Waste Management|

16th Global Major Groups and Stakeholder Forum (GMGSF) and 2nd Session of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) of the [...]