Linkages
News the ENB team About us Funders Activities Links Search IISD.org RSS Share on Facebook
Daily Web Coverage/ Reports
IISD Reporting Services (IISD RS) has produced daily web coverage, daily reports and a summary and analysis from this meeting. To download our reports, click the HTML/PDF icons below.
Daily Web Coverage English version French version
htm
pdf
htm
pdf
Curtain Raiser HTML version PDF format HTML version PDF format
13 Jan HTML version PDF format HTML version PDF format
14 Jan HTML version PDF format HTML version PDF format
15 Jan HTML version PDF format HTML version PDF format
16 Jan HTML version PDF format HTML version PDF format
17 Jan HTML version PDF format HTML version PDF format
18 Jan & Summary HTML version PDF format HTML version PDF format
Summary Report English version French version
htm
pdf
htm
pdf
21 Jan HTML version PDF format HTML version PDF format
  Compilation in English   Compilation in French
 
pdf
 
pdf
21 Jan   PDF format  
Format PDF
Loading...

Fifth Session of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee to Prepare a Global Legally Binding Instrument on Mercury (INC5)

13-18 January 2013 | Geneva, Switzerland
Highlights for Monday, 14 Janaury 2013
 
DAILY WEB COVERAGE

On Monday, INC5 delegates met in plenary in the morning and afternoon, to address emissions and releases, supply and trade, artisanal and small-scale gold mining, and waste. Contact groups on selected technical articles and on technology transfer convened in the morning and evening. A contact group on emissions and releases met in the afternoon, followed by a Friends of the Co-Chairs group in the evening.

Delegates from India and China in a discussion with John Roberts, UK
Sign up for Chemicals-L Sign up for ENB Chemicals and Wastes Policy & Practice
 
1 1 1
1
Plenary
1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

L-R: Tim Kasten, UNEP; INC Chair Fernando Lugris, Uruguay; and Jacob Duer, INC Team Coordinator, UNEP

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Jimena Nieto, Colombia

1
1 1 1
1 1 1
1

John Thompson, US

1
1 1 1
1 1 1
1

Juan Miguel Cuna, The Philippines

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

L-R: Tatiana Tugui and Liudmila Marduhaeva, Moldova, confer with Emilija Kjupeva Nedelcova, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Delegates from Malaysia consulting

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Bird's eye view of the plenary in session

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Felipe Ferreira, Brazil

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Henrik Eriksen, Norway

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

David Lennett, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Oumar Cissé, Mali

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Luca Arnold, Switzerland

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Soledad Blanco, EU

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

L-R: Jackie Keliiaa, Danika Littlechild, Rochelle Diver, and Parnuna Egede, Global Indigenous Peoples Caucus

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Anne Daniel, Canada

1
1 1 1
1 1 1
1

Adel Shafes Osman, Egypt

1
1 1 1
1 1 1
1

Kaji Kodeih, Zero Mercury Working Group

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Luay Al Mukhtar, Iraq

1
1 1 1
1 1 1
1

Maria Fabiana Loguzzo, Argentina

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Delegates from Switzerland consulting

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1
Legal Group
1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

L-R: Masa Nagai, UNEP and Co-Chair Susan Biniaz, US

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Legal Group in session

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1
Contact Group on Technology Transfer
1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

L-R: Maria Cristina Cárdenas Fischer, UNEP, and Co-Chairs Gillian Guthrie, Jamaica, and Johanna Lissinger Peitz, Sweden

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Contact Group session on technology transfer

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1
Contact Group on Emissions and Releases
1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

L-R: Contact Group Co-Chairs Abdulkadir Jailani, Indonesia and John Roberts, UK with John Whitelaw, UNEP

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Contact Group session on emissions and releases.

1
1 1 1
 
 
1 1 1
1
Around the INC5 Exhibitions
1
1 1 1
 
 
1 1 1
1

Kazunori Sasaki and Takatsugu Shindo, Welcoming Committee for the Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan

1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1
L-R: Annie Bernard, UNEP Chemicals, assisting Paul Sajadogo, Burkina Faso
1
1 1 1
 
1 1 1
1

Poster from the Zero Mercury Working Group

1
1 1 1
 
 
 
 
 
Related Links
Meeting resources
*Meeting website
*Meeting documents
*Meeting provisional annotated agenda
*Scenario note
*Notes from Bureau meetings
*Chair’s draft text
*Draft elements of the final act to be adopted at the anticipated diplomatic conference
*Information for participants

IISD RS resources
IISD RS coverage of Mercury INC4, 27 June - 2 July 2012, Punta del Este, Uruguay
IISD RS coverage of the UNEP Twelfth Special Session of the Governing Council (GCSS)/ GMEF, 27 June - 2 July 2012, Punta del Este, Uruguay
IISD RS summary and analysis of Mercury INC3, 31 October - 4 November 2011, UNEP headquarters, Nairobi, Kenya (English: HTML - PDF) (French: HTML - PDF) (Spanish: HTML - PDF)
*IISD RS coverage of UNEP GC-26/GMEF, 21-24 February 2011, UNEP Headquarters, Nairobi, Kenya
IISD RS summary and analysis of Mercury INC2, 24-28 January 2011, Chiba, Japan (English: HTML - PDF) (French: HTML - PDF) (Spanish: HTML - PDF)
IISD RS summary and analysis of Mercury INC1, 7-11 June 2010, Stockholm, Sweden (English: HTML - PDF) (French: HTML - PDF) (Spanish: HTML - PDF)
IISD RS brefing note of the Ad-hoc Open-ended Working Group (OEWG) to Prepare for the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee on Mercury, 19-23 October 2009, Bangkok, Thailand (HTML - PDF)
*IISD RS coverage of UNEP GC-25/GMEF, 16-20 February 2009, UNEP Headquarters, Nairobi, Kenya
*IISD RS coverage of the Second Meeting of the Ad Hoc OEWG to Review and Assess Measures to Address the Global Issue of Mercury, 6-10 October 2008, UNEP Headquarters, Nairobi, Kenya
*IISD RS coverage of the First Meeting of the Ad Hoc OEWG to Review and Assess Measures to Address the Global Issue of Mercury, 12-16 November 2007, Bangkok, Thailand
*IISD RS chemicals management page
*IISD RS coverage of UNEP GC meetings
*Chemicals-L - A news and announcement list on chemicals news and policy developments
*Chemicals and Wastes Policy & Practice - A Knowledgebase of International Activities Adressing Chemicals and Wastes Policy
*Land Policy & Practice - A Knowledgebase of Activities Adressing International Sustainable Land
*Forests Policy & Practice - A Knowledgebase of International Activities Adressing Forests Policy
*Biodiversity Policy & Practice - A Knowledgebase of UN and Intergovernmental Activities Addressing International Biodiversity Policy
*SIDS Policy and Practice - A Knowledgebase on the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States
*Water Policy & Practice - A Knowledgebase of Activities Addressing Sustainable Water and Sanitation
*Sustainable Energy Policy & Practice - A Knowledgebase of Sustainable Energy Activities
*Sustainable Development Policy & Practice - A Knowledgebase of International Activities Preparing for the UN Conference on Sustainable Development
*Climate Change Policy & Practice - A Knowledgebase of UN and Intergovernmental Activities Addressing Global Climate Change Policy
*Linkages Update - Bi-weekly international environment and sustainable development news
*African Regional Coverage
*Latin America and Caribbean Regional Coverage
View HTML version Questions about the content of this page? E-mail the Digital Editor
| Back to IISD RS "Linkages" | Visit IISDnet | Send e-mail to IISD RS |
© 201
3, IISD. All rights reserved.