Iraq Joins the Stockholm Convention on POPs

15th March, 2016 1:52 AM | Written by |

Representative of Iraq to the United Nations in New York, Dr. Mohammed Ali Al Hakim, with the UN Conventions Office, deposited the instrument of accession of the Republic of Iraq to the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants of 2001.

It is worth mentioning that Iraq became the (180) member state in the Stockholm Convention.

The deposit ceremony was attended by Chief of the UN Treaty Section, Santiago Villalpando.