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72 Events Listed

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Africa

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
8-9 Nov 2012 Inception and Planning Workshop Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of CongoMinistry of Environment
5-6 Nov 2012 GHS Training workshop Brazaville, Republic of CongoMinistry of Environment and Tourism of the Republic of Congo
8 Mar 2012 Natonal OHS Conference Johannesburg, South AfricaDepartment of Labour South Africa, UNITAR/ILO
27-28 Apr 2011 Train the Trainers GHS Workshop Banjul, The GambiaUNITAR/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
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
18 Aug 2010 Project Planning and Inception Meeting (QSPTF GHS project) Banjul, The GambiaNational Environment Agency; UNITAR/ILO
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
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
20-22 Feb 2006 National GHS Workshop Dakar, SenegalMinistry of Environment and Nature Protection, UNITAR/ILO
15-16 Feb 2006 National GHS Workshop Banjul, The GambiaNational Environment Agency, UNITAR/ILO
22 Mar 2005 National GHS Planning Meeting Abuja, NigeriaFederal Ministry of Environment, UNITAR/ILO
14 Mar 2005 National GHS Planning Meeting Dakar, SenegalMinistry of Environment and Nature Protection, UNITAR/ILO
11 Mar 2005 National GHS Planning Meeting Banjul, The GambiaNational Environment Agency, UNITAR/ILO
1-4 Sep 2003 South African Development Community (SADC) Subregional GHS workshop Livingstone, ZambiaUNITAR, GTZ, ICCA, IFCS, SADC, ECZ

Asia and the Pacific

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
12 Dec 2012 GHS Training Course Bangkok, ThailandFood and Drug Administration
7-11 Nov 2011 Training on Capacity Building for the GHS Beijing, ChinaUNITAR/ILO,OHP
5-6 Oct 2011 4th Annual Conference of the CIS Chemical product safety, GHS and related issues Astana, KazakhstanUNITAR/CIS-Center (Moscow)
3-7 Oct 2011 Training on Capacity Building for the GHS Jakarta, IndonesiaUNITAR/ILO,OHP
26-30 Sep 2011 Training on Capacity Building for the GHS Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaUNITAR/ILO,OHP
19-23 Sep 2011 Training on Capacity Building for the GHS Bangkok, ThailandUNITAR/ILO,OHP
12-16 Sept 2011 Training on Capacity Buidling for the GHS Manila, PhilippinesUNITAR/ILO, OHP
19-20 Apr 2011 International Workshop on GHS Implementation Beijing, ChinaAICM, MIIT, UNITAR/ILO
28 Nov 2008 National GHS Planning Meeting Beijing, ChinaMinistry of Transport, UNITAR/ILO
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
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
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
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
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
8-10 May 2006 National GHS Workshop Manila , PhilippinesBoard of Investments, UNITAR/ILO
3-5 May 2006 National GHS Workshop Jakarta , IndonesiaNational Agency for Drug and Food Control, UNITAR/ILO
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
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
22 Jun 2005 National GHS Planning Meeting Jakarta, IndonesiaNational Agency for Drug and Food Control, UNITAR/ILO
8 Apr 2005 National GHS Planning Meeting Bangkok, ThailandFood and Drug Administration, UNITAR/ILO
1 Mar 2005 China - AICM GHS Seminar Beijing, ChinaAICM
7-8 Sep 2004 APEC GHS Seminar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaAPEC Chemical Dialogue
22-24 Sep 2003 APEC GHS Seminar, Chinese Taipei Chinese TaipeiAPEC Chemical Dialogue

Europe

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
17-19 Jul 2012 GHS Stocktaking Workshop for Central and Eastern European countries Chisinau, Republic of MoldovaMinistry of Environment of Moldova, UNITAR/ILO
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
16-17 Mar 2011 Classification, Labelling and Packaging of Substances and Mixtures Brussels, BelgiumUNITAR, European Commission
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
26 Mar 2010 GHS Workshop for Belarus Minsk, BelarusState Committee for Standardization of the Republic of Belarus; CIS-Center; UNITAR/ILO
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
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

Latin America and the Caribbean

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
12-13 Nov 2012 GHS National Workshop Bridgetown, BarbadosEnvironmental Protection Department
19-20 Jul 2012 National Planning and Inception Workshop. Santiago, ChileMinistry of Health of Chile, UNITAR
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
11-13 Apr 2011 Planning and Inception Meeting/Train the Trainers GHS Workshop Bridgetown, BarbadosUNITAR/ILO
27 Jul 2010 National GHS Workshop Kingston, JamaicaOffice of the Prime Minister; UNITAR/ILO
31 May - 3 Jun 2010 In-Depth Training Course on the GHS to be Implemented in Uruguay Montevideo, UruguayOrange House Partnership; UNITAR/ILO
28-30 Oct 2009 National GHS Planning Meeting and Comprehensibility Testing Training Workshop Kingston, JamaicaOffice of the Prime Minister; UNITAR/ILO
20-21 Apr 2009 National GHS Workshop Montevideo, UruguayLaboratorio Tecnolgico del Uruguay (LATU), UNITAR
6-9 Apr 2008 GHS Training and Implementation Update Atlanta, USASCHC
27-29 Mar 2006 National GHS Workshop Quito, Cuenca, Guayaquil, EcuadorMinistry of Environment
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)

North America

DatesEvent TitleLocationCoordinating Organization(s)
20-25 Sep 2008 SCHC GHS Training and Implementation Update Arlington, VA USASCHC
1-4 Sep 2003 Implementing the GHS in Canada Workshop Toronto, CanadaHeath Canada

Western Asia

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
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