Tagged on: Asia and the Pacific

Pacific Islands Ozone Officers Consider Next Steps for HCFC Phase-out and Initial Kigali Amendment Obligations
United Nations Environment Programme

The first Thematic Meeting on the Implementation of the Initial Obligations for Countries that have Ratified the Montreal Protocol’s Kigali Amendment was held on 27 September 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand as part of the Pacific Islands Countries’ National Ozone Officers Network and Thematic Meeting held from 27-29 September.


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2018
Risk Profiling to prevent illegal trade in Ozone Depleting Substances and HFCs
United Nations Environment Programme

The UN Environment OzonAction’s Compliance Assistance Programme, Asia and the Pacific Office, organized a thematic meeting on "Risk Profiling for Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) Trade" for Customs and Border Control Officers and National Ozone Officers of India, Maldives, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.


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2018
Summary of the 2018 NOWPAP-TEMM Joint Workshop on Marine Litter Management and 2018 NOWPAP International Coastal Cleanup Campaign
United Nations Environment Programme, Northwest Pacific Action Plan

This document provides a summary of of the 2018 NOWPAP-TEMM Joint Workshop on Marine Litter Management and the 2018 NOWPAP International Coastal Cleanup Campaign


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2018
Progress on Cooperation on Marine Litter within the Framework of TEMM
Myung, Sang Soon

This presentation reviews the 4th TEMM Marine Litter Focal Point Meeting and discusses the holding of the 5th meeting in 2019.


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2018
UNEP Efforts to Combat Marine Litter
Neretin, Lev

This presentation discusses the UN Environment response to marine litter, including progress on the activities of the Global Partnership
on Marine Litter (GPML), Clean Seas Campaign and other activities, and the follow up to UNEA-3 Resolutions.


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2018
Asia-Pacific Civil Forum on Marine Litter: Civil societies’ effort to reduce global impact
Hong, Sunwook, Lee, Jongmyoung

This presentation offers an overview on the Asia Pacific-Civil Forum and gives suggestions on how to become involved, such as utilizing the forum to build a network, or as a way to get involved in the Global Ghost Gear Initiative (GGGI).


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2018
Derelict Oyster Farming Gear
Chieko Azuma, Jean

This presentation covers the case of derelict oyster farming gear that is drifting from Hiroshima Bay, Japan to other regions of the world and some of the problems that entails.


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2018
Bangladesh and UN Environment Host Dialogue between Neighbours to Enhance Trade Coordination on Ozone-Damaging Chemicals
United Nations Environment Programme

The ‘Border Dialogue for HCFC (hydrochlorofluorocarbon) Trade Coordination and Cooperation’ took place from 9-10 May 2018 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. This thematic meeting was hosted by the Government of Bangladesh and organized in collaboration with UN Environment’s OzonAction Compliance Assistance Programme (CAP) to support countries in implementing their commitments under the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer.


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2018
Quarterly Report to the 143rd Meeting of the Committee of Permanent Representatives - Second Issue: April to July 2018
United Nations Environment Programme

This report aims to provide the Committee of Permanent Representatives to the UN Environment Programme with an update on key developments in the period 1 April to 31 July 2018.


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2018
Elements for Consideration in Discussing a Future: Plan for the Sustainable Monitoring of POPs on National and Regional Scale beyond the 2nd Phase Global Monitoring
Šebková, Kateřina
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2018