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A global legally binding instrument against mercury
Rotary und Vereinte Nationen <ul><li>Die Geschichte von Rotary ist eng mit der Geschichte der Vereinten Nationen  verbunde...
 
 
Legal framework <ul><li>Similar conventions: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Montreal Protocol on Substances That Deplete the Ozone ...
Conflict between <ul><li>Developed Countries  </li></ul><ul><li>and </li></ul><ul><li>Developing Countries </li></ul>
Solution <ul><li>Developed countries have to offer know-how in a cheaper way in order to reduce mercury emissions </li></u...
Exemptions <ul><li>Has to be necessary for health or safety </li></ul><ul><li>There are no available alternatives or subst...
Measures <ul><li>Minimize the emission of the substance </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Better technique </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>...
Timeline <ul><li>1) Stockholm, June 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>2) Chiba, January 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>3) Burkina Faso, Novem...
 
International reactions <ul><li>http://www.unep.org/NewsCentre/videos/player_new.asp?w=720&h=576&f=/newscentre/videos/shor...
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Developed countries have to offer know-how in a cheaper way in order to reduce mercury emissions
Developing countries will show their good will and use the effective technique

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  1. 1. A global legally binding instrument against mercury
  2. 2. Rotary und Vereinte Nationen <ul><li>Die Geschichte von Rotary ist eng mit der Geschichte der Vereinten Nationen verbunden: Im Jahr 1945 beteiligten sich 49 Rotarier an der Erarbeitung der Charta der Vereinten Nationen, die UNESCO wurde auf Grundlage einer Rotary-Konferenz gegründet, und noch heute ist Rotary International als nichtstaatliche Organisation bei den Vereinten Nationen offizieller Beobachter. </li></ul>
  3. 5. Legal framework <ul><li>Similar conventions: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Montreal Protocol on Substances That Deplete the Ozone Layer 1987 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Kyoto Protocol 1997 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants 2001 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li> Global legally binding instrument against mercury </li></ul></ul>
  4. 6. Conflict between <ul><li>Developed Countries </li></ul><ul><li>and </li></ul><ul><li>Developing Countries </li></ul>
  5. 7. Solution <ul><li>Developed countries have to offer know-how in a cheaper way in order to reduce mercury emissions </li></ul><ul><li>Developing countries will show their good will and use the effective technique </li></ul><ul><li>-> Joint-Ventures, new market </li></ul>
  6. 8. Exemptions <ul><li>Has to be necessary for health or safety </li></ul><ul><li>There are no available alternatives or substitutes </li></ul><ul><li>Not longer available in sufficient quantity </li></ul><ul><li>Domestic need of the parties </li></ul><ul><li>A developing country can extend the period of applicability up to 5 years </li></ul>
  7. 9. Measures <ul><li>Minimize the emission of the substance </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Better technique </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Regulation through limitations and obligations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Financial measures to guarantee the implementation </li></ul></ul>
  8. 10. Timeline <ul><li>1) Stockholm, June 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>2) Chiba, January 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>3) Burkina Faso, November 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>4) Juni 2012 </li></ul><ul><li>5) Early 2013 </li></ul>
  9. 12. International reactions <ul><li>http://www.unep.org/NewsCentre/videos/player_new.asp?w=720&h=576&f=/newscentre/videos/shortfilms/International_Reactions </li></ul>
  10. 13. Thank you for your attention
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