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Policy brief

A review of PFAS as a Chemical Class in the Textiles Sector

For over a decade, under both SAICM and the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs), the class of chemicals known as PFAS is gaining increasing international attention.

Policy Document

Global elimination of lead paint: why and how countries should take action

Lead has toxic effects on almost all body systems and is especially harmful for children and pregnant women. Lead paint is an avoidable source of exposure to lead.


Women, Chemicals and the SDGs

Gender Review Mapping with a Focus on Women and Chemicals: Impact of Emerging Policy Issues and the Relevance for the Sustainable Development Goals

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People working for a healthier environment

Read more about Meda Gurudutt Prasad
Meda Gurudutt Prasad
Safe and Effective use of Pesticides a training to the Tribal Farmers in Andhra Pradesh and Promotion of a sustainable, climate resilient agriculture in tribal communities of Andhra Pradesh.
Read more about Anna Odur
Anna Odur
Communication, research and advocacy to our stakeholders who include community groups and policy makers.
Read more about Anibal Maury
Anibal Maury

Thanks to my international and national education and professional experience, I have acquired a high level of competence on teaching, researching, and transferring knowledge towards the sustainable construction.

Read more about Dawda Badgie
Dawda Badgie
My work at the environment agency is essentially involved in the general protection of the environment from all kinds of pollution that affect human health and other related living thing and advocate for sustainable management of our this important planet earth.