Second Steering Committee, Training Workshop and Study Tour of the GEF Global PRTRs implementation project

March 5 2018 - March 8 2018 Lima, Peru

Project: Global Project on the Implementation of Pollutant Release and Transfer Register as a tool for POPs reporting, dissemination and awareness raising



In the framework of the “Global Project on the Implementation of PRTRs as a tool for POPs reporting, dissemination and awareness raising for Belarus, Cambodia, Ecuador, Kazakhstan, Moldova and Peru”, UNITAR, UN Environment and the Ministry of Environment of Peru (MINAM) organized the Second Porject Steering Committee Meeting and mid-term lessons learned workshop in Lima, Peru. The meetings will take place from Monday 5th to Thursday 8th of March 2018.

On Monday 5th the second Project Steering Committee Meeting will take place. During the PSC Meeting, the national coordinators will be invited to share status of PRTR implementation in the country, progress made, main outputs produced, issues encountered, lessons learned, recommendations, next steps and activities planned for the upcoming last year of the project. On Tuesday 6th a training session on PRTR Release Estimation Techniques will be held by international expert from Chile and UNECE Secretariat will join the discussion via webinar to talk about international experiences on the implementation of the PRTR Protocl .

The following days, Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th, the Ministry of Environment of Peru organzied a site visit to the industrial area of Callao in Lima, where some of the RETC reporting facilities are located. On Thursday, the study tour will continue in the premises of the MINAM.


Information on the meetings and preliminary documents will be constantly updated and made avaialble on this page