The UNEP mercury programme delivers activities on mercury through the UNEP Global Mercury Partnership, and will also support the negotiations of an internationally legal instrument for control of mercury.


        Awareness Raising Package
     Important community messages

UNEP Governing Council (GC) / Mandates
Partnerships / Sector specific information on mercury

Negotiations and Ad hoc-Open-Ended Working Groups (OEWG)

Publications / reports / guidelines / toolkit


Activities on other metals (Lead and Cadmium)

     Current highlights


Legally binding instrument on mercury:   

         First session of the intergovernmental negotiating committee to prepare a global

         legally binding instrument on mercury


Latin America and the Caribbean Mercury Storage Project Regional Consultation

Report of the ad hoc open-ended working group to prepare for the intergovernmental negotiating committee on mercury (Language versions)   



Last updated: 17 February 2010 (JC)
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