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Preparations intensify for triple conferences of the parties (COPs): Geneva, May 2015
2 December 2014
Parties have been officially informed of the back-to-back meetings of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions COPs to be held in Geneva, 4-15 May 2015.
The online briefings of the COPs will be organized in March and April, 2015, which aim at providing parties, observers and other stakeholders with an overview of the issues that will be discussed during the meetings of the conferences of the parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions. This will include information on the organization of work of the meetings and the approach agreed to by the bureaux of the conferences of the parties to the three conventions to handle credentials at the meetings. As requested by the bureaux, the online briefings will also introduce the brief developed by the Secretariat on compliance under the Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions.
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