OSPAR Intersessional Correspondence Group on Marine Litter

Berlin, Germany | 13-14 June, 2018

The meeting of the Intersessional Correspondence Group on Marine Litter (ICG-ML) under the collective arrangement for the management of selected areas in the North-East Atlantic and the Wider Caribbean Region will be held in Berlin, Germany 13-14 June, 2018.

Mr. Christopher Corbin, Programme Officer for the Pollution and Communications sub-programmes will further explore opportunities for inter-regional cooperation supporting the implementation of SDG14 (OSPAR - CEP voluntary commitment) within the scope of marine litter, marine protected areas and eco-system based delivery. Among the topics of discussion are updates on the Clean Atlantic Project, the OceanWise Project, waste management and Single use plastic bags and specific actions for implementation.