OECD Global Forum on Environment
7 November - 8 November
The Forum aims to:
- raise awareness among stakeholders on the harmful impacts of mercury on human health and the environment and possible solutions to these challenges;
- promote new economic tools developed by the OECD and other intergovernmental organizations to implement these solutions; and
- contribute to the implementation of the Minamata Convention and the new UN framework on the sound management of chemicals and waste beyond 2020.
This description was excerpted from sdg.iisd.org.