THURSDAY 28 SEPTEMBER at 13:00
On Thursday 28 September, there will be a lunchtime event starting at 13:00 entitled “A Moment to Minamata”. This is a moment for all meeting participants to look back on the history of Minamata in southern Japan – starting from the severe mercury poisoning in 1950’s and 60’s and leading to the hosting of the Conference of Plenipotentiaries of the Minamata Convention in 2013. A delegation from Minamata will convey their message for the future of the Convention. Download full programme.