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UN: Cooperation between Basel Convention and StEP Initiative, Memorandum of Understanding, 2008

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

Official Title

Memorandum of Understanding between Secretariat of the Basel Convention and Secretariat of Solving the E-Waste Problem (STEP) Initiative Hosted by the United Nations University

Extracted Summary

"The Parties shall, with a view to facilitating the effective achievement of their respective objectives and functions, act in close cooperation and consult each other regularly in regard to matters of common interest to achieve an effective utilization of existing expertise whenever this may be approved in light of their respective mandates. In particular, the Parties shall cooperate in (i) the development of joint research (ii) capacity development and outreach activities; and (iii) making recommendations for policy development."

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(since Sep 05, 2008)
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