Workshop “ Chemical and Product Safety in the Western Balkans”, April 2013

Belgrade, April 11, 2013 – The conference address consumer products and chemicals on the market in the Western Balkans which could contain hazardous substances ( Agenda ). It is organized in the frame of the project “ Product and Chemical Safety in the Balkans – civil society cooperation on EU acquis and values for consumer protection and corporate responsibility“ and organised by the International network Women in Europe for a Common Future (WECF), together with UNDP -Serbia. Presentation includes :   the first findings of post-2015 national consultation in Serbia ( ) , Toy safety in Serbia  (the presented findings base on a two year IPA EuropeAid project, which took place in FYR of Macedonia, Albania and Serbia ), as well as need for capacity building and knowledge based actions (  +Prof Mihajlov PRESENTATION – Capacity building for chemicals safety  ). EASD is the National NGO SAICM Focal point.



In the capacity of NGO SAICM Focal point, EASD participated with comment to the  Concept Note for developing the Overall Orientation and Guidance  (open for comment from SAICM stakeholders until 16 May 2013).  

In the same process, SAICM organize side-event at the Triple COP: Towards the 2020 Goal of Sound Chemicals Management (4 May 2013 at the International Conference Centre Geneva).