Context

TFTEI started in 2009 a fruitful cooperation with the Russian Federation (SRI Atmosphere Institute of San Petersburg) and the countries from Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia (EECCA). The activities of interest for the EECCA Countries have been agreed with the Coordination Group Leader and included in the work plan for the implementation of the Convention (http://www.unece.org/fileadmin/DAM/env/documents/2013/air/eb/ECE_EB.AIR_2013_6_E.pdf) and the work plan of the Coordinating Group for EECCAs (http://www.unece.org/fileadmin/DAM/env/documents/2014/AIR/EB/Informal_Document_9_EECCA_Coordinating_Group_Work_Plan_2015-16-Eng_final.pdf.

Documents prepared

To be completed with the Apatity Plant document, the doc on VOC monitoring.

Next meeting

Workshop in Saint Petersburg with EECCA Countries, back to back with EECCA Coordination Meeting - Date to come

To be confirmed

Previous meetings

Workshop in Saint Petersburg with EECCA Countries, back to back with EECCA Coordination Meeting – 19 – 20 October 2016

Latest development of TFTEI was presented to promote and facilitate the ratification of Protocols:

    • Presentation and information on how to use Guidance Documents on stationary and mobile sources
    • Cost methodology for LCP's
    • Heavy Metals Protocol and link with Minamata Convention
    • TFTEI methodology and Tool for GAINS Modeling relevant for EECCA Countries
    • VOC's emissions and monitoring

Workshop on best available techniques, Berlin, Germany - 20 - 22 April 2016

http://www.unece.org/index.php?id=41997#/

Workshop to promote the ratification of the protocols under the CLRTAP Convention across the entire UNECE region – Oslo - March 2014

http://www.unece.org/environmental-policy/treaties/air-pollution/meetings-and-events/air-pollution/envlrtaplistofmeetings/2014/workshop-to-promote-the-ratification-of-the-protocols-under-the-clrtap-convention-across-the-entire-unece-region/docs.html#/

Facilitating the implementation and ratification of the protocols of the Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution in Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia” March 19-20, 2013, Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation

To be provided later

Workshop to promote the ratification of the protocols under the CLRTAP Convention across the entire UNECE region – Mourmanks – November 2012

Result of EGTEI study on Apatity power plant

To be completed with the EGTEI presentation and doc.

Development of the co-operation within the convention on long-range transboundary air pollution– St Petersburg 17 - 18 April 2012

International Air Congress “Atmosphere — 2011" - St. Petersburg, Russian Federation. 17-18 March 2011

Join Workshop to promote the ratification of the Protocols on heavy metals, POPs and the Gothenburg Protocol accross the entire UNECE region – St Petersburg 26-28 October 2009