IPEN Co-Chair Dr. Tadesse Amera gave this statement on March 3rd, 2023
Thank you, Madam CoChair. Distinguished delegates.
I am speaking on behalf of IPEN a network of over 600 public interest organisations from more than 125 countries, with a focus on low- and middle-income nations.
We welcome the progress made in this meeting in setting ambitious language on identifying and addressing Issues of concern as well as in strengthening the multi-sectoral approach of SAICM.