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Sound Management of Chemicals and Waste Beyond 2020
Why it matters to health, labour and the environment

ILO, UNEP, WHO and SAICM Secretariat Event, 10 February 2020
World Health Organization, Executive Board Room, 20 Avenue Appia, Geneva (CH)

Agenda

10:00     Opening and welcome remarks

Dr Maria Neira
Director, Department of Environment, Climate Change and Health, WHO

Mr Joaquim Pintado Nunes
Acting Chief of the LABADMIN/OSH Branch, ILO

Mr Pierre Quiblier
Programme Officer Chemicals and Health Branch, Economy Division, UNEP

 

10:10     Overview of SAICM and the importance of a multi-sectoral and multi-stakeholder approach for the sound management of chemicals and waste beyond 2020

ICCM5 President, Ms Gertrud Sahler
Head of Directorate-General Environment and Health, Emission Control, Safety of Installations and Transport, Chemical Safety at the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, Germany

 

10:25     Strengthening the role and cooperation between the health, labour and environment sectors to address sound management of chemicals and wastes beyond 2020

Dr Manal Azzi
Senior Specialist on Occupational Safety and Health, ILO

Ms Sandra Averous-Monnery
Programme Management Officer, Chemicals and Health Branch, Economy Division, UNEP

Ms Carolyn Vickers
Head, Chemical Safety and Head Unit, Department of Environment, Climate Change and Health, WHO

 

10:45     Questions and comments from the floor

All participants

 

11:05    National perspectives on the critical role and contribution of the health, labour and environment sectors in SAICM and the sound management of chemicals and waste

Mr David Morin
Acting Assistant Deputy Minister, Safe Environments Directorate, Health Canada, and Co-Chair of the Intersessional Process

Dr Bojan Gasic
Scientific Officer, State Secretariat for Economic Affairs Section, Chemicals and Occupational Health, Switzerland

 

11:35     Questions and comments from the floor

All participants

 

11:50     Closing remarks by the co-organizers

12.00     Closure

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Europe/Zurich
In-Person
WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
Room EB
Avenue Appia 20, Geneva, Switzerland