Business Plan of the Mercury Waste Management Partnership Area
This Business Plan describes the main objectives and activities of the Mercury Waste Management Partnership Area of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Global Mercury Partnership. It serves as a planning and communication vehicle both for Partners and others.The purpose of the business plan is to provide a framework for articulating shared goals, and for developing and implementing projects. The business plan is to serve as a resource for providing a common, cohesive structure for implementing the UNEP Global Mercury Partnership on Waste Management. Through UNEP Governing Council Decision 24/3, UNEP was requested, working in consultation with Governments and other stakeholders, to strengthen the UNEP Global Mercury Partnership. The Government of Japan initiated this Partnership Area in early 2008 as a mean of strengthening the UNEP Global Mercury Partnership on Waste Management.