​Eighth Session of the Intergovernmental Meeting (IG) on the Malé Declaration on Control and Prevention of Air Pollution and Its Likely Trans-boundary Effects for South Asia was held in Thimpu, Bhutan on 13th September 2006. Deputy Minister of National Environment Commission (NEC) of Bhutan chaired the session and members from ministries of Environment and National Implementing Agencies (NIA) of the participating countries, members of Monitoring Committee (MoC), South Asian Cooperative Environment Programme (SACEP), Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) participated in the meeting. Progress report of the previous year, initiatives on air pollution at global level, initiatives on air pollution in south Asia and other environment & health related issues were discussed rigorously as the major issues in the meeting.

Meeting Documents