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Pesticide Review: September 13, 2018
The word of the publisher
Dear Mrs. Carron Naidoo Hanekom,
A recently published study examined the prevalence and risk of developing epilepsy and pesticide exposure in a Spanish population living in areas highly exposed to pesticides compared to those living in areas with low exposure.
Regional Capacity Building Workshop for Countries in the Africa Region for the Implementation of the Basel and Rotterdam Conventions (16-19 September 2019, Dakar, Senegal)
BRS: Meetings of the Conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions Geneva, Switzerland, from April 29 to May 10, 2019, read more
Senegal: validation workshop on the draft law on hazardous waste, Monday, March 25, 2019 at 9 am at the DEEC
Regional preparatory meeting for the conferences of the parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions in 2019 for the Africa region, Nairobi, Kenya, from 18 to 20 March 2019, read more
African Union: Workshop for Africa Region Focal Points on Synergy and Exchange of Good Practice in the Implementation of Multilateral Environmental Agreements on Chemicals. Saly, Senegal, 25 - 26 October 2018. Resources produced as part of the community training project on POPs, click here
Two major projects executed
1. Project "Demonstration of a Regional Approach for the Environmentally Sound Management of PCB Liquid Waste, PCB Transformers and Capacitors in 14 Francophone African Countries from 2011 to 2018, read more
2.Capacity Building and Technical Assistance Program for National Implementation Plans for the Stockholm Convention in Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States in 16 Francophone African Countries from 2011 to 2018, read more
RECENT EVENTS OF CRCBS-AF
Dakar hosted the first meeting of the Scientific and Technical Committee (STC) of the GEF ChemObs project on the Integrated Guide for Decision Making Tools for the Sound Management of Chemicals in Africa. March 27-29, 2018, Hotel Le Ndiambour, 121 Carnot Street, Dakar, Senegal.