Bureau of the OEWG

The Conference of the Parties elects the Bureau of the Open-ended Working Group in accordance with Rule 26 of the rules of procedure of the Basel Convention.

The Bureau of the Open-ended Working Group is composed of 5 Officers: two co-chairs, one with technical and one with legal/implementation expertise, two vice-chairs, one with technical and one with legal/implementation expertise and one rapporteur, having due regard to the principle of geographical representation.(decision BC-VI/36)

Members of the Bureau

Members of the Bureau of the Open-ended Working Group for the biennium 2018-2019

The members of the Bureau of the Open-ended Working Group for the biennium 2018-2019 are as follows:

Co-Chairs:

  • Ms. Justina Grigaraviciene (Lithuania) (Technical)
  • Mr. Luay Sadeq Al-Mukhtar (Iraq) (Legal)

Vice-Chairs:

  • Mr. Ole Thomas Thommesen (Norway) (Technical)
  • Mr. Henry O. Williams (Liberia) (Legal) Rapporteur

Rapporteur:

  • Mr. Alexander Alberto Moreta De Los Santos (Dominican Republic)

List of members of the Bureau of the Open-ended Working Group
 

Bureau Members, 2018 - 2019 (OEWG.11)
Bureau Members, 2016 - 2017 (OEWG.10)
Bureau Members, 2014 - 2015 (OEWG.9)
Bureau Members, 2012 - 2013 (OEWG.8)
Bureau Members, 2009 - 2011 (OEWG.7)
Bureau Members, 2007 - 2008 (OEWG.6)

Meetings of the Bureau

Coordination and cooperation among subsidiary bodies