The 17th session of the Committee for the Review the Implementation of the UNCCD Convention (CRIC 17) was held from 28 to 30 January 2019 in Georgetown, Guyana. It was held at the Arthur Chung Conference Center (ACCC). Around 200 delegates from all over the world participated including 30 Civil society organisations lead by CSO panel. During CRIC17, CSOs presented 5 priorities, through which they reminded delegates about the real concerns of the people affected by land Degradation and desertification and called upon parties to act in the best interests of the people. CRIC meetings are held once in between the sessions of the COP to review country reports submitted in compliance with the previous COP decisions.
The first session of the Ad hoc Open-ended Working Group towards a Global Pact for the Environment convened on Monday, 14 January 2019 at the United Nations Office at Nairobi, Kenya. During the week, delegates considered the report of the United Nations Secretary-General titled “GAPS IN INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW AND ENVIRONMENT-RELATED INSTRUMENTS: TOWARDS A GLOBAL … Lire la suite de REPORT OF THE FIRST MEETING OF THE AD-HOC OPEN-ENDED WORKING GROUP RESPONSIBLE FOR THE GLOBAL PACT FOR ENVIRONMENT
This is the second meeting of the group that is taking place in the United Nations Office at Geneva from 3-8 December 2018. The Republic of Togo and WELFARE TOGO are represented in the meeting. The main discussions are around 2 main issues: Information and Monitoring Delegates are exploring the information gaps, needed information tools, etc. Governance … Lire la suite de Geneva : The Republic of Togo and WELFARE TOGO are represented in the 2rd meeting on MARINE LITTER AND MICROPLASTICS: A GLOBAL CONCERN
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY A REPORT OF THE RAPID MARKET SURVEY OF CONSUMER PRODUCTS CONTAINING MANUFACTURED NANO MATERIALS IN THE CITY OF LOME This initiative was undertaken by WELFARE TOGO (http://www.twelfare.wordpress.com and http://www.ecoconscience.net) on a voluntary basis as a SAICM stakeholder and as required under ICCM3 resolution and the prevailing situation in Africa. The main objective of … Lire la suite de MARKET SURVEY CONSUMER PRODUCTS CONTAINING MANUFACTURED NANO MATERIALS IN TOGO