The Swedish Chemicals Agency (KemI) and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) have renewed the International Training Programme - ITP299, "Strategies for Chemicals Management", which has been going on for five years and included eight ITPs. During 2012-2016 the Swedish Chemicals Agency will be arranging nine more international training programmes, addressed to a number of countries in Eastern Europe, South-East Asia and Africa.
The purpose of the training programme is that participants from ministries and authorities acquire the knowledge and skill required to build up functional chemicals control in their own countries.
The next ITP, addressed to countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, takes place between 9 September to 1 October in Sweden, followed by a regional phase between 7-11 April 2014. The application date has expired.
The following training programme (3-25 March 2014, followed by a regional phase 10-14 November 2014) is addressed to countries in Asia. Applications have to be made no later than 1 October 2013.
Information about ITP299 (Africa) with application forms and instructions on how to apply are available on Sida´s webpage Strategies for Chemicals Management (299).
Read more about ITP programs under Courses and training.