Nanosafety Regional Workshop for the Latin American and Caribbean Region, Panama

UNITAR’s Chemicals and Waste Management Programme in partnership with OECD, and funded by the Government of Switzerland, organised a series of regional workshops in 2018. These workshops were aimed towards professionals working nationally or at the regional level in the nano field or broader chemicals management. Perspectives and experiences from governments, regional experts, international organizations, and non-governmental organizations were included. Thanks to the SAICM secretariat and UN Environment for the opportunity to host this workshop back-to-back with the SAICM regional meeting.

Date and Location:

Panama City, Panama, 1 & 2 February 2018

Documents:

Workshop summary report

Agenda

List of Participants

Presentations: 

  • Emerging Policy Issues, O Wootton. Download
  • OECD work on manufactured nanomaterials, M Gonzalez. Download
  • WHO guidelines on protecting workers from potential risks of manufactured nanomaterials (part 1), V Murashov. Download
  • OECD guidelines, M Gonzalez. Download
  • WHO guidelines on protecting workers from potential risks of manufactured nanomaterials, E Kortum. Download
  • Waste containing nanomaterials, M Lim. Download
  • Updates from the Latin American and Caribbean Region, N Invernizzi & G Foladori. Download
  • Updates from the Latin American and Caribbean Region, E Mendez. Download
  • Updates from the Latin American and Caribbean Region, R Perez. Download
  • Updates from the Latin American and Caribbean Region (Part 1), M Escudey. Download
  • Updates from the Latin American and Caribbean Region (Part 2), M Escudey. Download
  • Updates from the Latin American and Caribbean Region, J Vega. Download
  • Updates from the Latin American and Caribbean Region Part 1, A Avila & F Munoz. Download 
  • Updates from the Latin American and Caribbean Region Part 2, A Avila & F Munoz. Download
  • Updates from the Latin American and Caribbean Region, M Carcamo. Download
  • Updates from the Latin American and Caribbean Region, A M Ocampo. Download