On June 11-13, 2019, a training workshop was held in Kokshetau, Kazakhstan to strengthen the safety of mining operations and tailing dumps in Central Asia.

The training workshop aims to increase the participants' knowledge in reducing the risks associated with the safety of tailings and to strengthen the implementation of the UNECE Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents and the UNECE Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes.

The events were organized by the Secretariat of the Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents with the support of the Organization for Safety and Cooperation in Europe and in cooperation with the “Water Initiatives Center” Public Fund.

Director of the International Water Assessment Centre Serik Akhmetov and chief expert Sandugash Abdizhalelova participated in this event.

 

25.06.19