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Slovakia to attend a meeting of Aarhus Convention signatories

The Slovak government has agreed to a delegation participating in the fourth meeting of signatories of the UNECE Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-Making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters (the Aarhus Convention), to be held in Chisinau, Moldova from June 29 to July 1, the SITA newswire reported.

The Slovak government has agreed to a delegation participating in the fourth meeting of signatories of the UNECE Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-Making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters (the Aarhus Convention), to be held in Chisinau, Moldova from June 29 to July 1, the SITA newswire reported.

The Slovak delegation will be led by Branislav Ujvári, Director of the Legal Services and Appellate Procedures Department at the Environment Ministry. The environment minister will appoint other members of the delegation. The meeting is divided into a general part and a meeting at the top level.

The general part lasts from June 29 to June 30, while the high-level meeting is scheduled for July 1. Delegates will discuss issues such as genetically modified organisms, participation by the public in decision-making procedures and access to justice.

Source: SITA

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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