Regional preparatory meeting for the online segment of COP-4: Latin America and the Caribbean

Regional Meetings Virtual 8 - 8 Oct 2021

Regional preparatory meeting for the online segment of the fourth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Minamata Convention on Mercury

The objective of the meeting is to give Parties in the regions the possibility to hear briefings, exchange views and consult each other on the items of the provisional agenda to be considered during the online segment of COP-4. The Invitation Letter for Governments can be read here.

Latin America and the Caribbean – 8 October
Time: 14.00 – 21.00 CET
Working Language: English and Spanish
Provisional programme

Participants are invited to consult the meeting documents of the online segment of COP-4 in advance of the online regional preparatory meetings. As per the decision of the region, the meeting will be closed to observers.

Training sessions to test the participants’ connectivity prior to the regional meeting, are organized on 29 and 30 September, at 11.00 - 13.00 CET and 15.00 - 17.00 CET on each day.

For any questions related to the meeting, please contact Lara Ognibene at lara.ognibene [at] and mea-minamatameetings [at]

Minamata Background