Ad Hoc Open-Ended Expert Group on Marine Litter and Microplastics

Dates: May 29, 2018 - May 31, 2018

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

In a resolution adopted at the third meeting of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA-3), Member States agreed to establish an Ad Hoc Open-Ended Expert Group to examine options to combat marine plastic litter and microplastics from all sources, including through global legally binding mechanisms.