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IV Intergovernmental Forum
Chemical Safety
Bangkok, Thailand, 1-7 November 2003
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Friday, 7 November

Delegates considered and adopted the Final Report of the meeting, which contains decisions on: children and chemical safety; occupational safety and health; hazard data generation and available; acutely toxic pesticides; capacity building; the GHS Action Plan; and prevention of illegal international traffic in toxic and dangerous products.

The Final Report also includes annexes containing, inter alia: reports of the Regional Group Meetings; amendments to the IFCS Guidelines and Procedures; guidelines and criteria for hosting meetings of the Forum and the Participant List.

Participants also elected Suwit Wibulpolprasert (Thailand) as the next IFCS President, and decided that Forum V will be held in late 2006 in Hungary. The meeting came to a close at 2:50 pm.

Suwit Wibulpolprasert, Thailand
Gunnar Bengtsson presents outgoing president Cavalcanti with a gift from the Forum
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