meeting of the Informal Consultative Committee (ICC) of the Asia BCH Family (ABF) was held in May 10-12 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, for the purpose of
- Assessing the 1st
year accomplishments of the ABF based on the four focal areas in the Asia BCH Roadmap (2016-2020): Compliance with the National Biosafety Framework and the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety, Regional Networking, Public Awareness, Education and Participation (PAEP), and Capacity Building; and
- Plan the details of the activities for 2017 including the holding of the BCH Workshop something in the second quarter of 2017.
The meeting was held in cooperation with the Government of Mongolia, thru the Ministry of Nature and Environment and the generous financial assistance by the Government of South Korea thru the Korea Biosafety Clearing House (KBCH).