The kick-off meeting (Project Team Meeting) on JAIF Project on Mercury Waste for Indonesia was held on 18-19 November 2019. In attendance were 13 participants from the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Ministry of Health, The Basel Convention Regional Centre (BCRC), Indonesia and AIT RRC.AP. The kick-off meeting was primarily organized to introduce the project and project team members as well as involvement of international consultant who will support the project.
In addition, the meeting provided the platform for project team to discuss the relevance project activities and consolidate the detail workplan of JAIF project in Indonesia with corresponding calendar of activities framed and agreed; 1. The implementing agency (AIT RRC.AP) presented project implementation communication plan and management of project risks; 2. International consultant also presented the gaps between the existing policy framework and; 3. Brief actual practices in the field. Outline of the guidelines on ESM as well as outline of inventory, and the procedure for the development were introduced and discussed. Mr. Guilberto Borongan and Mr. Solomon Huno, represented AIT RRC.AP in the project team meeting.