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UN: Partnership for Action on Computing Equipment (PACE), Decision, May 2010


Main Subjects
  • Electronic waste
  • E-waste
  • WEEE 
  • International Relations
  • Waste

Official Title

Report of the Open-ended Working Group of the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal on the work of its seventh session - OEWG-VII/3: Partnership for Action on Computing Equipment


Extracted Summary

"Invites Parties, signatories, members of industry organizations, and international governmental and non-governmental organizations to make financial and in kind contributions to enable the Partnership:

(a) To initiate additional e-waste surveys and pilot projects on the collection and management of end-of-life computing equipment from the informal sector in developing countries and countries with economies in transition;

(b) To facilitate the participation of developing countries and countries with economies in transition;

(c) To facilitate the development and implementation of guidelines, tools and activities;"


Url of original document

http://www.uncsd2012.org/files/interagency/BC_OEWG-7_meeting-report.pdf

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on Mar 14, 2010)
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