Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM)
UNEP activities to implement SAICM
     

The Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM) was adopted at the International Conference on Chemicals 6. February 2007. It was subsequently endorsed by the ninth special session of UNEP Governing Council in its Decision SS.IX/1 on 9 February 2006.

Further information on the Strategic Approach can be found on www.saicm.org .

The 25th Governing Council of UNEP has requested the Executive Director to strengthen support for implementation of the Strategic Approach and its Secretariat and facilitate more robust efforts in developing countries and countries with economies in transition to ensure the sound management of chemicals. It also recognized the important contributions of UNEP to the implementation of the Strategic Approach process and in particular the efforts to integrate sound management of chemicals into development planning processes for developing countries and countries with economies in transition

On this web site you can find links to UNEP activities for implementation of the Strategic Approach:

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