Chemicals &
Waste

  [You are here: Mercury > Negotiations > INC5 > INC5 Press Releases ]

INC5 Press releases

19 January, 2013

‘Minamata’ Convention Agreed by Nations
Global Mercury Agreement to Lift Health Threats from Lives of Millions World-Wide

Press release: Text | Audio

Link to the UNEP Newscenter article on INC5 and the Minamata Convention

Previous press releases

Access here the 13 January, 2013 press release for the fifth meeting of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC5)

Audio file for the 13 January press conference

INC5 Photos

 
View of the INC5 plenary


The podium at INC5

More photos are available here (photos kindly forwarded by the Swiss authorities).