OzoNews Volume XIX - 28 February 2019
United Nations Environment Programme

In this issue: 1. OzonAction second global inter-regional meeting, ‘Join the Experts’ sessions and parallel networks meetings for
national ozone officers 2. Ms. Inger Andersen of Denmark - Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
3. 2018 Quadrennial Assessments by EEAP and TOCs 4. UN Environment-OzonAction Joins World Refrigeration Day Partnership
5. ASHRAE/UNEP Lower-GWP Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Innovation Award 6. Zimbabwean scientists discover ‘ozone hole’ over South Africa 7. Ban of the use of Methyl Bromide as a fumigant for pests control in crops (Nigeria) 8. Piden no usar espumas con R-22 por daño a la salud (Bolivia) 9. R-22 leaks cost fisheries giant $24 million (USA) 10. CFC Certification Course via CARS OnDemand
11. Restricted refrigerant gas seized (Papua New Guinea) 12. More to be done for environment (Fiji) 13. Technical education teachers are trained to obtain an environmental license in refrigeration (Bahrain) 14. NatRefs can improve food retail store sustainability
15. Kyrgyz lawmakers eyeing adoption of protocol to agreement on movement of substances that deplete ozone layer 16. The REAL Alternatives 4 LIFE’s training and assessment now available in Spain