Webinar Summary “Public engagement in the development of the global chemicals and waste platform beyond 2020”Featured
The webinar on Public engagement in the development of the global chemicals and waste platform beyond 2020 was held on February 20 at 2p.m. ET.
Key presenters include:
Suzanne Leppinen, Director, Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch for Health Canada talked about Canada’s engagement in discussions on the development of a global platform on chemicals and waste beyond 2020;
Presentation Suzanne Leppinen
Olga Speranskaya, HEJSupport Co-Director and IPEN Senior Advisor provided an overview of the outcomes of the work at the third meeting of the intersessional process and NGO perspective for moving forward beyond 2020;
Presentation Olga Speranskaya
Fe de Leon, Researcher and Paralegal at Canadian Environmental Law Association shared the vision on the role Canada’s NGOs can play in the implementation of the sound chemicals and waste framework in the period beyond 2020;
Presentation Fe de Leon
Alexandra Caterbow, HEJSupport Co-Director shared EU NGOs perspective on public engagement in the work on chemicals and waste beyond 2020 with the focus on potential new issues of concern;
Presentation Alexandra Caterbow
After all presentations were made, the discussion was opened.
Listen to the audio recording of the webinar here. The slides can be downloaded above.
Presentation and discussion