Regional workshop on hazardous waste and chemicals emergencies management and WANECE strengthening in ECOWAS region
November 13 @ 8:00 am - November 15 @ 5:00 pm
Staff from Ports authorities in charge of hazardous products and waste emergency management. Senior-level professionals within the Port authorities, preferably with knowledge of Hazardous Waste and chemicals emergency management.
The ECOWAS commission will provide flight ticket and DSA for one participant from each Port Authority.
The workshop is organized by the ECOWAS Commission in cooperation by the BRS Secretariat and the Joint UNEP/OCHA Environment Unit, the BCCC, the Basel Regional Centre in West Africa (BRCS-AF); Port Management Association for West and Central Africa (PMAWCA-AGPAOC). Other partners include PAHO, IMO, ITCP REMPEC, CRESMAO, GI WACAF Project; National Port Authorities, the UNEP Regional sub-programme coordinators for hazardous chemicals and wastes and for emergencies, UNEP Chemicals, the SAICM Secretariat, WHO and the GEF Secretariat and the regional centres in the African Region.