First Ad Hoc Open Ended Expert Group (AHOEEG) Meeting on Marine Litter and Micro Plastics

Cover photo: A man dumps more plastic into an Indian Ocean waterway (Msimbazi River) Dar es Salaam, Tanzania earlier this year (Photo: Raqey Allaraqya). ******* Experts from around the world convened at the UN Regional Headquarters for Africa in Nairobi, Kenya for the First Ad Hoc Open Ended Expert Group (AHOEEG) meeting on Marine Litter and […]

CYNESA at the First Ad Hoc Open-ended Expert Group Meeting on Marine Litter and Micro plastics

Plastic pollution has been recognized as a major global environmental concern that requires urgent global attention. Following deliberations at the 2007 United Nations Environmental Assembly (UNEA 3), an ad hoc open-ended expert group was created to look at ways of combating marine plastic liter and microplastics and offer globally workable options for the member states, […]