Third meeting of the Open-ended Working Group - OEWG-3 - Montevideo, Uruguay, 2-4 April 2019

The third meeting of the Open-Ended Working Group for the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management is scheduled to take place on 2-4 April 2019 in Montevideo, Uruguay.

All participants are strongly encouraged to pre-register up until Friday 15th March in order to accelerate the on-site registration and badge issuance at online registration platform.

Request for Side-Event and Exhibition space: Participants willing to organise a side-event and/or an exhibition space should submit a request form to the SAICM Secretariat by 10 February 2019.

Practical information for delegates regarding the venue and including VISA requirements and Hotel options can be found here


Meeting documents will be published below as they become available.

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Meeting documents

SAICM/OEWG.3/1 - Provisional agenda

Arabic
Chinese
English
French
Russian
Spanish

SAICM/OEWG.3/2 - Scenario note of the third meeting of the Open-ended Working Group of the International Conference on Chemicals Management (Advance version)

English

SAICM/OEWG.3/3 - Executive Summary of the Independent Evaluation of the Strategic Approach from 2006-2015

To be uploaded soon

SAICM/OEWG.3/4 - Paper by the Co-Chairs of the intersessional process on the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management and the sound management of chemicals and waste beyond 2020

English

SAICM/OEWG.3/5 - Summary report on progress in the implementation of the Strategic Approach for the period 2014–2016 and analysis of the 20 indicators of progress (Advance version)

English

SAICM/OEWG.3/6 - Emerging policy issues and other issues of concern (Advance version)

English

SAICM/OEWG.3/7 - Report on the Quick Start Programme and its trust fund (Advance version)

English

SAICM/OEWG.3/8 - Budget, activities and staffing of secretariat (for 2019-2020)

To be uploaded soon

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Information documents

SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/1 - Independent Evaluation of the Strategic Approach from 2006-2015

To be uploaded soon

SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/2 - Sound management of chemicals and waste beyond 2020, annotated paper prepared by the co-chairs

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SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/3 - Global Chemicals Outlook II Summary for Policymakers: From Legacies to Innovative Solutions – Implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

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SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/4 - Report on progress in the implementation of the Strategic Approach for the period 2014–2016 and analysis of the 20 indicators of progress

To be uploaded soon

SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/5 - Report on progress in the implementation of the overall orientation and guidance for achieving the 2020 goal of sound management of chemicals

To be uploaded soon

SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/6 - IOMC update on activities undertaken in support of the Strategic Approach

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SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/7 - Cooperation and coordination between the secretariat of the Minamata Convention and the Strategic Approach

To be uploaded soon

SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/8 - Cooperation and coordination between the secretariats of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions and the Strategic Approach

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SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/9 - Emerging policy issues - IOMC response to requests from the fourth session of the International Conference

To be uploaded soon

SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/10 - Report on the WHO Chemicals Road Map and Global Chemicals and Health Network

To be uploaded soon

SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/11 - Report of the Executive Director: Evaluation of the Integrated Approach on Financing for the Sound Management of Chemicals and Waste

To be uploaded soon

SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/12 - Report on the Special Programme to support institutional strengthening at the national level for implementation of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions, the Minamata Convention and the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management

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SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/13 - Report of the Global Environment Facility

To be uploaded soon

SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/14 - ICCM5 preparations

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SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/15 - IOMC plans for future actions to implement the goals and targets of the 2030 Agenda

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SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/16 - Outcome Document of the ad hoc working group on marine litter and micro-plastics

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SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/17 - Report of the ICCA-UN Environment Symposium on Sound Management of Chemicals and Waste and the Circular Economy, 11 – 13 September 2018, Chengdu, China

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SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/18 - Proposal by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) for a new Inter-Organization Programme for the Sound Management of Chemicals (IOMC) indicator for measuring progress with the sound management of chemicals and waste

English

SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/19 - Global Chemicals Outlook II Summary: From Legacies to Innovative Solutions – Implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

To be uploaded soon

SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/20 - Lead in Paint

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SAICM/OEWG.3/INF/21 - A submission by the International Panel on Chemical Pollution - Strengthening the Science-Policy Interface in International Chemicals Governance

To be uploaded soon

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Related meetings

The following meetings will be held back-to-back with the OEWG-3, in Montevideo, Uruguay

31st March 2019 (at Hotel Radisson, Dir: Plaza Independencia 759):

  • CEE-Central Asia and GRULAC SAICM Regional Meeting

1st April 2019 (at Antel Arena):

  • Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management Regional Meetings (All regions)
  • Meeting of the International Conference on Chemicals Management Bureau
  • Technical briefing to OEWG-3 meeting participants
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