Minamata COP3

Third meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Minamata Convention on Mercury (COP3)

The third meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Minamata Convention on Mercury (COP3) will take place from 25 to 29 November 2019 at the International Conference Centre in Geneva, Switzerland.

Deposit your instrument by 27 August 2019 to be a Party at COP3.

At its second meeting, the Conference of the Parties called for intersessional work to be carried out, and invited submissions from Parties and interested stakeholders on a number of issues to be considered further at COP3.

Further information about COP3, including meeting documents and practical information for participants, will be posted below as they become available.


Working documents

 

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UNEP/MC/COP.3/1Provisional agenda76.78 K130.09 K
 
 
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1. Opening of the meeting.

2. Organizational matters:

UNEP/MC/COP.3/3Rules of procedure for the Conference of the Parties to the Minamata Convention on Mercury: consideration of rule 45 (Advance)79.13 K141.74 K
 
 
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Note by the secretariat

1. At its first meeting, the Conference of the Parties to the Minamata Convention on Mercury adopted, in decision MC-1/1, its rules of procedure, with the exception of the second sentence of paragraph 1 of rule 45 and paragraph 3 of rule 45, which remained in brackets.

2. At its second meeting, the Conference of the Parties considered the text of rule 45, as set forth in decision MC-1/1 (UNEP/MC/COP.2/3). No agreement having been reached on the matter, the Conference of the Parties agreed to defer further consideration of it to its third meeting.

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