Pre-event for Policymakers

Fifth Governmental Meeting on Urban Air Quality in Asia and Joint Forum on Atmospheric Environmental Issues in Asia and the Pacific

Date: 17 November 2014

Time: 09:00-16:30 hrs

Date: 18 November 2014
Time: 09:00 - 12:30 hrs
Venue: TBC

Sponsors: Clean Air AsiaUNEP and ICIMOD

The combined meeting on Fifth Governmental Meeting on Urban Air Quality in Asia and Joint Forum on Atmospheric Environmental Issues in Asia and the Pacific aims to address air pollution issues among existing air pollution related agreements and networks in Asia and the Pacific, as well as to assist countries in the region to implement a long-term vision for urban air pollution in Asia by:

  • Sharing knowledge and information on the status of the major existing air pollution processes and initiatives 
  • Discussing and promoting synergy on the existing air pollution initiatives to achieve a clean atmospheric environment through collective and coherent actions in Asia and the Pacific region
  • Discussing a draft guiding framework and its implementation at the national level to achieve the targets set by the long-term vision.