The third meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Minamata Convention on Mercury (COP3) will take place from 25 to 29 November 2019 at the International Conference Centre in Geneva, Switzerland.
At its second meeting, the Conference of the Parties called for intersessional work to be carried out, and invited submissions from Parties and interested stakeholders on a number of issues to be considered further at COP3
The GEF is part of the Financial Mechanism to the Minamata Convention. At COP3 the GEF will present a report of all activities and projects funded on mercury since the last COP in 2018. The GEF will also hold a side event on November 25th: “planetGOLD – solutions for the ASGM sector."