To help the relevant Member States who are developing or in transition to build capacity and develop in-depth knowledge and leadership skills in integrated chemicals management, including in the areas of chemical safety and security and sustainability.
The four-day programme will be structured as follows:
Programme opening. Lectures on the Convention, introduction to the concept of integrated chemicals management, and related challenges and trends in the global chemical industry.
Lectures on dealing with and anticipating changes in the global chemicals market though integrated chemicals management; an integrated approach to chemical safety and security; convergent trends in the Chemical and Biological Weapons Conventions; integrated chemicals management; and sustainable industry development. Day 2 will also feature peer interaction and insights from the latest developments in these fields.
Lectures on topics related to integrated chemicals management: the experience of relevant international organisations; management of the chemical supply chain; and executive leadership on integrated chemicals management, with a focus on role models and lessons learned.
Study visit to a chemical facility, course evaluation, and programme closing.