The UNECE Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies (WP.6) is one of the oldest inter-governmental bodies in the United Nations. This inter-governmental body is celebrating its 50 years of existence in 2020 and will held a virtual conference on "Building back better - shared solutions as a critical tool for sustainable developement in the era of COVID-19"
Date: ONLINE, 02 NOVEMBER 2020, 15:30-17:30, Geneva
The main topics: Cooperation and dialogue during the COVID-19 pandemic, Quality infrastructure, The Gender-Responsive Standards Initiative and the recovery from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic that should be sustainable
You can find the agenda and Information about speakers here.
Participants: Representatives of UNECE member States from the Permanent Missions in Geneva or the capitals, other UN member States, international organizations, national, regional and international standardization bodies, civil society bodies, academia, private sectors and individual experts.
The registration link can be found here.
Registration deadline: until 03 November
For further information about the Virtual Conference please use the following link.
Contact for questions: Janin Fischer (project coordinator with primary responsibility, PTB), firstname.lastname@example.org.