BCRC Beijing/SCRCAP organized the side event “Implementation of Chemicals and Waste MEAs: Regional Practice and National Case” on 2 May 2013 during the eleventh meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention (BC COP-11), the sixth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Rotterdam Convention (RC COP-6), the sixth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm Convention (SC COP-6) and the second simultaneous extraordinary meetings of the conferences of the parties to the three conventions (ExCOPs-2).
The side event was chaired by the Executive Director of BCRC Beijing/SCRCAP, Prof. Li Jinhui, and addressed by Ms. Li Lei, Head of the Chinese delegation, Deputy Director General of Department of Prevention and Control of Pollution of MEP, China, and Mr. Nelson Sabogal, the Senior Programme Officer from Secretariat of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions. Prof. Li Jinhui gave a report entitled “Regional Practice of Implementation of Chemicals and Waste MEAs: E-waste and Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs)”, and Ms. Ding Qiong, Director of POPs Division of FECO, MEP of China, made a report entitled “Stockholm Convention: National Case of China” during the side event. A total of nearly 100 delegates participated in this side event, discussed and consulted with them. The meeting place appears a warm atmosphere, and they receive a good feedback.