Policy Development for the Environmental Sound Management of E-waste in Basel Convention Compliance

Client: Ministry of the Environment, Japan
Project Period: November 2004 – present
We offer expert assistance for the Japanese government in the Basel Convention and other related conferences, policy development for the environmentally sound management of E-waste, international guideline development (i.e. Environmentally Sound E-waste Management Guideline, E-waste Take-back Guideline, etc) as well as pilot project implementation. Also, we assist with the holding of annual workshops where Basel duty officers from various Asian countries gather, the updating of the situation of trans-boundary movement of E-waste and related regulations, as well as statistical analysis.