Mr. Mohammed Khashashneh, President of the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention, chaired the meeting, which was attended by nine Bureau members. The Chair of the Implementation and Compliance Committee, Mr. Juan Simonelli, and the Co-Chair of the Open-ended Working Group, Mr. Lloyd Pascal, attended the meeting as ex-officio members. Mr. Rolph Payet, Executive Secretary of the Secretariat of the Basel Convention, participated in the meeting, along with other members of the Secretariat.
List of participants
The Bureau of the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention will meet again on 2-3 November 2016, together with the bureaux of the conferences of the parties to the Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions. During their joint meeting, the three bureaux will further discuss and agree on, among other things, the organization of work of the meetings of the conferences of the parties in 2017, including the high-level segment of the meetings.