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Global Alliance to Eliminate Lead Paint


Second Meeting of the Global Alliance to Eliminate Lead Paints



           The Second meeting of the Global Alliance to Eliminate Lead Paint was held  Bangkok, Thailand from 9 to 11 July 2012



The purpose of this second meeting of the Global Alliance is understand current Knowledge about lead in paint, present the business plan for the Global Alliance, promote new developments, catalyse collaborative work, and welcome new and potential contributors to the work of the Global Alliance. The meeting will also provide a forum for discussing the matters that could be brought to the attention of the third session of the International Conference on Chemicals Management when it meets later in the year.


Invitation Letters (only in English), dated 23 April 2012, have been sent to SAICM national focal point, with copies to Permanent Missions in Geneva.


        ITEM 1    Provisional Agenda UNEP(DTIE Chemicals)/ WHO(PHE)/ GAELP/2/1

        ITEM 2    Annotation to the Provisional Agenda

        ITEM 3    The operational framework

        ITEM 4    Introduction to the Global Alliance-

                            Secretariat - UNEP DTIE Chemical Branch (Mr David PIPER)

                            IPEN   (Mr Jack Weinberg) 

                            IPPIC (Mr Petcharat Eksangkul)

        ITEM 5    Review of current work of the Global Alliance to Eliminate Lead Paint and Priorities for the futur

                       a) Baseline information on lead paint use and testing

                             Regional Presentation


                            Asia and Pacific

                            Central and Easter Europ ( Serbia)

                            Latin America and Caribbean ( Saint Lucia)

                            Middle East

                        b) Update on focal areas workplan activities

                                AIST, Current Status and futur of lead Bases Paint and pigments in Asia and Pacific, CEPHED, CREPD, Quick Talk LeadTPMA

                                Focal Area Workplan

                                        Bangkok presentation

                                        Health effect

                                        Outreach to Industry July 2012    

                                         Rev GAELP                        

                        c) The working period between ICCM 3 and ICCM 4


                                    Working group on developing Technical guidline for paint      

            ITEM 8      Meeting Report ( will be available soon)

                            Final Participant list