UNEP Governing Council considered the Global Mercury Assessment report
its 22nd session from 3 to 7 February 2003. The Governing Council accepted
the key findings of the report and agreed on an action plan to assist all
countries, especially developing countries and countries with economies in
transition, to cut their emissions and releases of mercury. The
full text of decision 22/4 V- Mercury programme, as adopted by the
Governing Council on 7 February 2003, is available here.
final report and the final press release are available here (Report:
Press release: final
press release ) .