The Swedish Chemicals Agency (KemI) and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) have renewed the International Training Programme - ITP299, "Strategies for Chemicals Management" for the period 2012-2016. The objective of the training programme is that participants from ministries and authorities shall have acquired the knowledge and skill required to build up functional chemicals control in their own countries.
Two programmes will start each year, with 25 participants per programme, addressed to a number of countries in Eastern Europe, South-East Asia and Africa. During the period 2007-2016 the Swedish Chemicals Agency will have arranged in total 17 programmes. The Swedish phase of the first ITP this year, for Asian countries, was held at KemI 3-25 March and will be followed by a regional phase 10-14 November 2014. Programme manager is Lennart Dock, e-mail: email@example.com
The second ITP this year, for Eastern Europe, will be held at KemI 15 September to 14 October 2014 with a regional phase 20-24 April 2015. The application period is over. For information on this programme, please contact the programme manager Gunilla Antvik, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
During 2015, the first programme, for African countries, will be held at the Swedish Chemicals Agency 2-24 March 2015 and the regional part on 16-20 November 2015. The programme has been announced and is open for application until 1 October 2014. Programme manager is Lennart Dock, e-mail: email@example.com.
More information about ITP299 2015 Africa, with application forms and instructions on how to apply are available on the Sida webpage.