Meeting of Indigenous organizations in Latin America in preparation for the fifth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP-5) to the Minamata Convention on Mercury

Other Itamaraty Palace Brasilia Brazil 4 - 4 Oct 2023

Indigenous organizations in Latin America will gather in Brasilia on 4 October in preparation for the upcoming COP-5 to the Minamata Convention on Mercury. The meeting will support coordination among Indigenous organizations, particularly in matters related to the use of mercury in artisanal and small-scale gold mining, and facilitate sharing of experiences for strengthening engagement of Indigenous Peoples in the implementation of the Convention. The meeting will be hosted by the Government of Brazil and financial support for the participation of Indigenous organizations came from Australia, Norway and Sweden.

Brasilia, Brazil

Watch the opening of the meeting below:

Time and place
Takes place in
Itamaraty Palace Brasilia Brazil
Starts on 4 Oct 2023 9 AM GMT-3
Ends on 4 Oct 2023 5 PM GMT-3
2023-10-04T09:00:00 - 2023-10-04T17:00:00
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