Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 to Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Event Venue: 
Toyama, Japan

Joint NOWPAP- Tripartite Environmental Ministers Meeting (TEMM) Workshop on Marine Litter Management and the 2017 NOWPAP International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) campaign

The 2017 Joint NOWPAP- Tripartite Environmental Ministers Meeting (TEMM) Workshop on Marine Litter Management and the 2017 NOWPAP International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) campaign will be held on 19-20 September 2017 in Toyama, Japan. The workshop and ICC will be participated by National Marie Litter Focal Points from NOWPAP member states (Japan, P.R. China, R. Korea, and the Russian Federation) and observers from regional and national institutions. The workshop will discuss problems of marine litter management in the NOWPAP region and beyond. It will be followed by a closed meeting of the NOWPAP Marine Litter Focal Points from the morning until noon 20th September 2017. The 2017 ICC beach cleanup campaign will be organized in the afternoon of 20th September 2017.
IETC will present on the first day to share its work and knowledge tools in the field of waste management and marine pollution.

 To learn more about the Norrthwest Pacific Action Plan, please visit http://www.nowpap.org/