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Establishment of publicly accessible National PRTR approved by the Government of the Republic of Moldova

July 31 2018 Moldova

Based on Governmental Decision nr. 373 dated 24 April 2018, the creation of a national PRTR has been officially approved in the Republic of Moldova

International PRTR Week - Geneva, 7th-9th November 2018

July 27 2018 Switzerland

PRTRs: Promoting Informed Decisions for a Sustainable Future

National Inception Workshop and trainings on institutional and technical aspects of PRTRs in Mongolia

June 27 2018 Mongolia

A National Inception Workshop in Mongolia was followed by a 2-days training on technical and institutional aspects of PRTR, in the framework of the project “Strengthening Capacities for Developing National Pollutant Release and Transfer Register (PRTR) in Support of SAICM Implementation in Mongolia”

PRTR Inception Workshop Ecuador

May 8 2018 Ecuador

Inception workshop on 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" in Ecuador

New PRTRs video-trainings released by UNITAR

April 24 2018

UNITAR has just released the first series of three video trainings on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers (PRTRs) “hot-topics” like communication and dissemination of data; legal implementation and release estimation techniques

Training Workshop on PRTR Reporting in Kazakhstan

April 11 2018 Kazakhstan

Training workshop on reporting to the national PRTR in Kazakhstan

The Utility of TRI in Tracking Implementation and Environmental Impact of Industrial Chemistry Practices in the U.S.

April 4 2018

Read more about the utility of the Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) in tracking implementation and environmental Impact of industrial chemistry practices in the United States on the chapter of the US EPA Toxics Release Inventory-Green Chemistry, written by Sandra Duque Gaona.

Launching of the project "Strengthening Capacities for Developing a National Pollutant Release and Transfer (PRTR) in Support of SAICM Implementation in Mongolia

March 23 2018 Mongolia

Launching of the project " Strenghtening Capacities for Developing a National Pollutant Release and Transfert (PRTR) in Support of SAICM Implementation in Mongolia".

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

March 9 2018 Peru

The second Project Steering Committee Meeting 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" was organized jointly by UNITAR and the Ministry of Environment of Peru (MINAM), from the 5th to the 8th March 2018 in Lima, Peru

Training Workshop conducted on Release of Estimation Techniques (RET) for Environmental Authorities in Moldova

December 1 2017 Moldova

Workshop for Moldovan Environmental Authorities on Release of Estimation Techniques (RET), in the frame of the "Global Project on the Implementation of Pollutant Release and Transfer Register as a tool for POPs reporting, dissemination and awareness raising for Belarus, Cambodia, Ecuador, Kazakhstan, Moldova and Peru"

Training workshop conducted for industries of the energy sector on Release of Estimation Techniques (RET) in Moldova

November 29 2017 Moldova

Workshop for industries representatives of the energy sector on Release of Estimation Techniques (RET), in the frame of the "Global Project on the Implementation of Pollutant Release and Transfer Register as a tool for POPs reporting, dissemination and awareness raising for Belarus, Cambodia, Ecuador, Kazakhstan, Moldova and Peru.

Training Workshop conducted on Release of Estimation Techniques (RET) in Cambodia

October 18 2017 Cambodia

Workshop on the form of Training-to-Trainers in Cambodia, on Release of Estimation Techniques (RET), in the frame of the "Global Project on the Implementation of Pollutant Release and Transfer Register as a tool for POPs reporting, dissemination and awareness raising for Belarus, Cambodia, Ecuador, Kazakhstan, Moldova and Peru"

PRTR Inception Workshop Moldova

February 19 2016 Moldova

Inception workshop on 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" in Moldova