Treaty adopted!

After a long night of negotiations, the Minimata Convention was adopted at 7:00 AM on Saturday, January 19th. In the next several days we’ll summarize the outcomes of negotiations as well as our personal reactions on our week in Geneva. That is, after we get some sleep.

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About Noelle Selin

I am Assistant Professor of Engineering Systems at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, with a joint appointment as Assistant Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry in the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences. I am also affiliated with the Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change. My research focuses on using atmospheric chemistry modeling to inform decision-making strategies on air pollution, climate change and mercury pollution.

3 thoughts on “Treaty adopted!

  1. William Clark

    Thank you and your team for this exceptional effort. It has been immensely valuable to me in lots of ways. I will use it in my teaching and training for years to come. Outstanding!

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