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Azerbaijan

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
15-16 Sep 2010 3rd International Conference of CIS Countries: The regulation of chemical product safety, UN Recommendations and European regulations (GHS, REACH and CLP) Baku, AzerbaijanState Committee on Standardization, Metrology and Patents of the Republic of Azerbaijan; CIS-Center; UNITAR/ILO

Barbados

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
12-13 Nov 2012 GHS National Workshop Bridgetown, BarbadosEnvironmental Protection Department
11-13 Apr 2011 Planning and Inception Meeting/Train the Trainers GHS Workshop Bridgetown, BarbadosUNITAR/ILO

Belarus

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
26 Mar 2010 GHS Workshop for Belarus Minsk, BelarusState Committee for Standardization of the Republic of Belarus; CIS-Center; UNITAR/ILO

Belgium

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
16-17 Mar 2011 Classification, Labelling and Packaging of Substances and Mixtures Brussels, BelgiumUNITAR, European Commission
17 Jun 2009 Conference on EU and world-wide rules for classification, labelling and packaging of chemicals Brussels, BelgiumEuropean Commission
6-7 Feb 2008 Classification, Labelling and Packaging (CLP) of Substances and Mixtures Brussels, Belgium Informa Life Sciences

Brazil

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
22 Jun 2012 Contributing to High Level Partnership Forum by the UNITAR/ILO/OECD GHS Partnership: "Partnerships Contributing to the Future We Want" Rio, BrazilUNITAR/ILO/OECD
14 Jun 2012 The GHS and the Global Partnership: a Success Story from Rio to Rio: Schievements, Lessons Learned and Future Directions Rio, BrazilUNITAR/ILO/OECD
29 Nov - 2 Dec 2004 South America Sub-regional Workshop on Chemical Hazard Communication and GHS Implementation So Paulo, BrazilGovernment of Brazil, GTZ, UNITAR, ILO and the United States Department of State
6-7 Nov 2002 Brazilian National GHS Workshop Sao Paulo, BrazilPriority 6 of the Brazilian Commission for Chemical Safety (COPASQ)

Cambodia

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
2-4 Oct 2006 National Workshop on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) Phnom PenhMinistry of Environment, Department of Environmental Pollution Control, UNITAR/ILO

Canada

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
1-4 Sep 2003 Implementing the GHS in Canada Workshop Toronto, CanadaHeath Canada

Chile

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
19-20 Jul 2012 National Planning and Inception Workshop. Santiago, ChileMinistry of Health of Chile, UNITAR

China

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
7-11 Nov 2011 Training on Capacity Building for the GHS Beijing, ChinaUNITAR/ILO,OHP
19-20 Apr 2011 International Workshop on GHS Implementation Beijing, ChinaAICM, MIIT, UNITAR/ILO
15-17 Sep 2010 GHS Stocktaking Workshop for Southeast, East and Central Asia Beijing, ChinaMIIT; UNITAR/ILO; WHO
28 Nov 2008 National GHS Planning Meeting Beijing, ChinaMinistry of Transport, UNITAR/ILO
1 Mar 2005 China - AICM GHS Seminar Beijing, ChinaAICM

Chinese Taipei

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
22-24 Sep 2003 APEC GHS Seminar, Chinese Taipei Chinese TaipeiAPEC Chemical Dialogue

Democratic Republic of Congo

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
8-9 Nov 2012 Inception and Planning Workshop Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of CongoMinistry of Environment

Ecuador

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
27-29 Mar 2006 National GHS Workshop Quito, Cuenca, Guayaquil, EcuadorMinistry of Environment

Egypt

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
30 Oct - 2 Nov 2006 Regional Workshop on Chemical Hazard Communication and GHS Implementation for Countries of the Arab Region Alexandria, EgyptGovernment of Egypt, UNITAR/ILO

Germany

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
30 Sep - 1 Oct 2008 Classification, Labelling and Packaging (CLP) of Substances and Mixtures: Essential Advice on Implementing the GHS in Europe Berlin, GermanyInforma Life Sciences
19-21 Nov 2007 GHS Handling and Labelling Frankfurt, GermanyIQPC
20 Mar 2003 Chemikalien Weltweit Einheitlich Einstufen und Kennzeichnen - Das GHS (Classifying and labelling chemicals in a globally harmonised fashion - the GHS) Dortmund, GermanyBAuA, VCI

Hungary

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
27 Sep 2006 GHS Implementation: Contributing to National Chemical Safety and Sustainable Development - An IFCS Forum V Side Event Budapest, HungaryUNITAR, ILO, OECD

Indonesia

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
3-7 Oct 2011 Training on Capacity Building for the GHS Jakarta, IndonesiaUNITAR/ILO,OHP
9-11 May 2007 GHS Conference for ASEAN: Implementation Towards 2008 and Beyond Jakarta, IndonesiaGovernment of Indonesia, ASEAN Secretariat, UNITAR, ILO
7-8 May 2007 GHS Capacity Building Workshop for Public Interest and Labour Organisations of ASEAN Jakarta, IndonesiaUNITAR, ILO, Earth Council Asia-Pacific
3-5 May 2006 National GHS Workshop Jakarta , IndonesiaNational Agency for Drug and Food Control, UNITAR/ILO
22 Jun 2005 National GHS Planning Meeting Jakarta, IndonesiaNational Agency for Drug and Food Control, UNITAR/ILO

Jamaica

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
27 Jul 2010 National GHS Workshop Kingston, JamaicaOffice of the Prime Minister; UNITAR/ILO
28-30 Oct 2009 National GHS Planning Meeting and Comprehensibility Testing Training Workshop Kingston, JamaicaOffice of the Prime Minister; UNITAR/ILO

Kazakhstan

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
5-6 Oct 2011 4th Annual Conference of the CIS Chemical product safety, GHS and related issues Astana, KazakhstanUNITAR/CIS-Center (Moscow)

Laos

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
25-27 Sept 2006 National Workshop on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) Vientiane, Lao PDRScience Technology and Environment Agency, Environment Research Institute, UNITAR/ILO

Malaysia

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
26-30 Sep 2011 Training on Capacity Building for the GHS Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaUNITAR/ILO,OHP
9-10 Mar 2006 National GHS Workshop Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaDepartment of Occupational Safety and Health Malaysia, UNITAR/ILO
6-8 Mar 2006 ASEAN OSHNET / GHS Workshop Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaASEAN OSHNET, Department of Occupational Safety and Health Malaysia, UNITAR/ILO
7-8 Sep 2004 APEC GHS Seminar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaAPEC Chemical Dialogue

Nigeria

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
28-29 Jul 2009 Development of GHS Training Modules in the Context of Africa: Pilot Testing Workshop in Nigeria Ibadan, NigeriaUNITAR/ILO, the Basel Convention Coordinating Center for Africa
13-15 May 2008 Regional Workshop on Chemical Hazard Communication and GHS Implementation for Countries of ECOWAS Abuja, NigeriaUNITAR/ILO, WHO, Ministry of Environment, Housing and Urban Development of Nigeria
12 May 2008 WHO One Day Seminar on Health Sector Aspects of the GHS Abuja, NigeriaWHO, UNITAR/ILO, Ministry of Environment, Housing and Urban Development of Nigeria
10-12 Apr 2006 National GHS Workshop Abuja, NigeriaFederal Ministry of Environment, UNITAR/ILO
22 Mar 2005 National GHS Planning Meeting Abuja, NigeriaFederal Ministry of Environment, UNITAR/ILO

Philippines

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
12-16 Sept 2011 Training on Capacity Buidling for the GHS Manila, PhilippinesUNITAR/ILO, OHP
8-10 May 2006 National GHS Workshop Manila , PhilippinesBoard of Investments, UNITAR/ILO
17-20 Oct 2005 Regional Workshop on Chemical Hazard Communication and GHS Implementation in ASEAN Manila, PhilippinesGovernment of the Philippines, UNITAR, ILO, European Union, Government of Switzerland
24 Jun 2005 National GHS Planning Meeting Manila, PhilippinesBoard of Investments, UNITAR/ILO

Qatar

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
23-24 Feb 2011 Regional Workshop on the GHS for member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Doha, QatarMinistry of Environment of Qatar, UNEP/ROWA, GCC Secretariat, UNITAR/ILO

Republic of Congo

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
5-6 Nov 2012 GHS Training workshop Brazaville, Republic of CongoMinistry of Environment and Tourism of the Republic of Congo

Republic of Moldova

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
17-19 Jul 2012 GHS Stocktaking Workshop for Central and Eastern European countries Chisinau, Republic of MoldovaMinistry of Environment of Moldova, UNITAR/ILO

Senegal

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
20-22 Feb 2006 National GHS Workshop Dakar, SenegalMinistry of Environment and Nature Protection, UNITAR/ILO
14 Mar 2005 National GHS Planning Meeting Dakar, SenegalMinistry of Environment and Nature Protection, UNITAR/ILO

Slovenia

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
24-25 Oct 2006 Regional Workshop on Chemical Hazard Communication and GHS Implementation for Countries of Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia Bled, SloveniaGovernment of Slovenia

South Africa

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
8 Mar 2012 Natonal OHS Conference Johannesburg, South AfricaDepartment of Labour South Africa, UNITAR/ILO
10-11 Mar 2011 Practical Training and Capacity Building Workshop on the GHS: assisting the public and private sectors in southern African countries with implementation of the GHS Durban, South AfricaOrange House Partnership; UNITAR/ILO
15-18 Nov 2005 Global Thematic Workshop on Capacity Building to Implement the GHS (TWS 9) Johannesburg, South AfricaUNITAR, ILO, OPCW, Government of South Africa, Government of Switzerland, UCT

Switzerland

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
11-14 Dec 2012 Twenty-Fourth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
10 Dec 2012 Nineteenth Programme Advisory Group Meeting for the GHS Training and Capacity Building Programme Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
4-6 Jul 2012 Twenty-Third Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
29 Jun 2011 (p.m.) Seventeenth Meeting of the UNITAR/ILO GHS Capacity Building Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR/ILO
27-29 (a.m.) Jun 2011 Twenty-first Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
10 Dec 2010 Fifth Session of the Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and on the GHS Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
7 Dec 2010 (a.m.) Sixteenth Meeting of the UNITAR/ILO GHS Capacity Building Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR/ILO
7 Dec (p.m.) - 9 Dec 2010 Twentieth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
30 Jun 2010 (a.m.) Fifteenth Meeting of the UNITAR/ILO GHS Capacity Building Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR/ILO
30 Jun (p.m.) - 2 Jul 2010 Nineteenth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
9-11 Dec 2009 Eighteenth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemical (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
1 Jul 2009 Fourteenth Meeting of the UNITAR/ILO GHS Capacity Building Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR
29 Jun - 1 Jul 2009 Seventeenth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemical (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
12 (p.m.) Dec 2008 Fourth Session of the Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and on the GHS Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
10-12 (a.m.) Dec 2008 Sixteenth of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemical (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
9-11 Jul 2008 Fifteenth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
8 Jul 2008 Thirteenth Meeting of the UNITAR/ILO GHS Capacity Building Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR
12-14 Dec 2007 Fourteenth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
11 Dec 2007 Twelfth Meeting of the UNITAR/ILO GHS Capacity Building Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR
12 Jul 2007 Second Meeting of the WSSD Global Partnership for Capacity Building to Implement the GHS Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR, ILO, OECD
9-11 Jul 2007 Thirteenth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
15 Dec 2006 Third Session of the Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and on the GHS Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
12-14 Dec 2006 Twelfth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals(SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
11 Dec 2006 Eleventh Meeting of the UNITAR/ILO GHS Capacity Building Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR
12-14 Jul 2006 Eleventh Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
11 Jul 2006 Tenth Meeting of the UNITAR/ILO GHS Capacity Building Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR
7-9 Dec 2005 Tenth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
6 Dec 2005 Ninth Meeting of the UNITAR/ILO GHS Capacity Building Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR, ILO
14 Jul 2005 Eight Meeting of the UNITAR/ILO GHS Capacity Building Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR/ILO
11-13 Jul 2005 Ninth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
10 Dec 2004 Second Session of the Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
7-9 Dec 2004 Eighth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
6 Dec 2004 Seventh Meeting of the UNITAR/ILO GHS Capacity Building Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR/ILO
14-16 Jul 2004 Seventh Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE
13 Jul 2004 Sixth Meeting of the UNITAR/ILO GHS Capacity Building Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, Switzerland UNITAR/ILO
10 Jul 2003 First Meeting of the WSSD Global Partnership for Capacity Building to Implement the GHS Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR, ILO, OECD
9 Jul 2003 Fourth Meeting of the Programme Advisory Group (PAG) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNITAR
7-9 Jul 2003 Fifth Session of the Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System for the Labelling and Classification of Chemicals (SCEGHS) Geneva, SwitzerlandUNECE

Thailand

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
12 Dec 2012 GHS Training Course Bangkok, ThailandFood and Drug Administration
19-23 Sep 2011 Training on Capacity Building for the GHS Bangkok, ThailandUNITAR/ILO,OHP
20-22 Sep 2006 Seminar on GHS Implementation and Technical Assistance Bangkok, ThailandAPEC
15-17 May 2006 National GHS Workshop Bangkok, ThailandFood and Drug Administration, UNITAR/ILO
8 Apr 2005 National GHS Planning Meeting Bangkok, ThailandFood and Drug Administration, UNITAR/ILO

The Gambia

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
27-28 Apr 2011 Train the Trainers GHS Workshop Banjul, The GambiaUNITAR/ILO
18 Aug 2010 Project Planning and Inception Meeting (QSPTF GHS project) Banjul, The GambiaNational Environment Agency; UNITAR/ILO
15-16 Feb 2006 National GHS Workshop Banjul, The GambiaNational Environment Agency, UNITAR/ILO
11 Mar 2005 National GHS Planning Meeting Banjul, The GambiaNational Environment Agency, UNITAR/ILO

Tunisia

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
18-19 May 2010 Implementation of GHS/CLP in Tunisia Tunis, TunisiaISISST; Ministre des Affaires Sociales, de la Solidarit et des Tunisiens lEtranger; UNITAR/ILO; INRS

UAE

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
5 Feb 2006 The GHS: A Fundamental Tool for National SAICM Implementation, An ICCM Side Event Dubai, UAEUNITAR

Uruguay

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
31 May - 3 Jun 2010 In-Depth Training Course on the GHS to be Implemented in Uruguay Montevideo, UruguayOrange House Partnership; UNITAR/ILO
20-21 Apr 2009 National GHS Workshop Montevideo, UruguayLaboratorio Tecnolgico del Uruguay (LATU), UNITAR
3 May 2005 GHS Side-event at Stockholm Convention COP-1 Punta del Este, UruguayUNITAR/Government of Uruguay

USA

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
3-7 Oct 2009 SCHC GHS Updates Arlington, VA USASCHC
20-25 Sep 2008 SCHC GHS Training and Implementation Update Arlington, VA USASCHC
6-9 Apr 2008 GHS Training and Implementation Update Atlanta, USASCHC
8 May 2003 11th Session of the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-11): Partnerships Fair New York, USAUN DESA

Vietnam

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
20-21 Nov 2008 National Workshop on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) Hanoi, VietnamCentre of Promotion Technology Environment and Chemical Safety, UNITAR/ILO

Zambia

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
13-15 Dec 2010 GHS Training sessions for Zambia (QSPTF GHS project) Lusaka, ZambiaEnvironmental Council of Zambia; UNITAR/ILO
24 Sep 2010 Project Planning and Inception Meeting (QSPTF GHS project) Lusaka, ZambiaEnvironmental Council of Zambia; UNITAR/ILO
1-4 Sep 2003 South African Development Community (SADC) Subregional GHS workshop Livingstone, ZambiaUNITAR, GTZ, ICCA, IFCS, SADC, ECZ