Secretariat of the Basel Convention (SBC)
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to administer T-XT8909 - Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal (UNCRTD) - also referred to as 'Basel Convention' - through E-XE4161 - UNEP.
Protect human health and the environment against the adverse effects of hazardous wastes.
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Conference of the Parties (every 2 years); "Standing" subsidiary bodies: Open-ended Working Group (OEWG); Implementation and Compliance Committee. Since 2012, joined the Secretariat of the Stockholm Convention as well as the UNEP-part of the Rotterdam Convention Secretariat to a single Secretariat with a matrix structure serving the three conventions.
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