The workshop was focused on the joint discussion of air quality issues and providing recommendations for further work within international agreements such as CLRTAP, Paris Agreement, Stockholm Convention, Minamata Convention, etc. During the session devoted to problems in the Eastern region of CLRTAP, country representatives emphasized significance of further technical support and continued bilateral and multilateral cooperation projects aimed at capacity building. Important role of international cooperation on the way to cleaner air in Europe was also highlighted by the Nordic Council of Ministers.
Beside the interim project results, the presentation (pdf, 1.6 MB)provides a brief assessment of the Nordic-EECCA cooperation’s potential contribution to overcoming barriers that countries in the Eastern region of CLRTAP face on their way to ratification of the Convention protocols.
Guidance on GAINS application (pdf, 2.4 MB) model in the state environmental management system of the Russian Federation (Russian; English version is under development)
Guidance document on Critical Load assessments (in Russian) (pdf, 790.3 kB)