Sixth session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Aarhus Convention and third session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol on PRTRs will provide a platform for Parties, Signatories, international organizations, civil society and other stakeholders to discuss achievements and challenges in promoting a wide range of topics, including access to information, public participation in decision-making and access to justice in environmental matters. The events will feature a joint high-level segment where delegations will focus on the role of the Aarhus Convention and its Protocol on PRTRs in implementing Sustainable Development Goals.
For participation, registration, credentials and documents, please visit the UNECE website.
Budva - Montenegro
10. - 15. September 2017.
The sixth session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters (Aarhus Convention) on 11-13 September 2017, the third session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers (Protocol on PRTRs) on 15 September 2017, their joint high-level segment on 14 September 2017 and their associated meetings on 10-15 September 2017.
Agenda and other documents for these meetings will be available from the UNECE web page. To reduce environmental impact and carbon footprint, the events will be paperless and printed documents will not be available at the meetings. Wi-Fi connection will be provided in the meeting venue.
The Conference will be held in Budva, situated on the central part of Montenegrin coast and called "Budvanska Rivijera". It has developed around a small peninsula, on which the old town is situated. It is by far most visited destination in Montenegro, boasting beautiful marina views, ancient architecture and a developed tourism infrastructure.
Hotel Splendid Conference & Spa Resort has been selected as the main meeting venue for the sixth session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Aarhus Convention, the third session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol on PRTRs, their joint high-level segment and their associated meetings.