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Thirty-first Session of the Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies (WP.6)

Thirty-first Session of the Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies (WP.6)

24 November (15:00) - 26 November (17:00) 2021
Room Tempus 1, Palais des Nations Geneva Switzerland

Held virtually and physically in room Tempus 1, Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland, starting at 15:00 on Wednesday 24 November 2021.

On-line registration to the session is open.

Session Documents

Document Title
ENG
FRE
RUS
Item 1: Adoption of the agenda      
Annotated provisional agenda
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/1
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Item 2: Election of officers      
Item 3: Matters arising      
Chair’s Note on the Informal Virtual Consultations of the Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2020/2
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Revised Recommendation P on Risk Management in Regulatory Systems
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2020/11
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Item 4: Advisory Group on Market Surveillance      
Report on activities under the Advisory Group on Market Surveillance
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/3
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Item 5: Group of Experts on Risk Management in Regulatory Systems      
Report on activities under the Group of Experts on Risk Management in Regulatory Systems
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/4
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Recommendation V on Addressing Product Non-Compliance Risks in International Trade
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/5
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Item 6: Ad Hoc Team of Specialists on Standardization and Regulatory Techniques      
Report on recent developments in the sectoral initiatives
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/6
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Education on standards-related issues: update on activities
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/7
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Item 7: Gender-Responsive Standards Initiative      
Report on activities of the Gender-Responsive Standards Initiative 2020–2021
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/8
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Item 8: Programme of work      
(a) Report on capacity-building      
Progress report on the Standards for Sustainable Development Goals project, phase II
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/9
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(b) Programme of work for 2022      
Programme of work of the Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies for 2022
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/10
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(c) Activities of other United Nations Economic Commission for Europe bodies and other international organizations of interest to WP.6      
(d) Working Party terms of reference      
Item 9: Panel discussion: circular economy and regulatory cooperation and standardization      
Circular economy and regulatory cooperation and standardization
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/11
PDF    
Item 10: Other business      
Item 11: Adoption of the report      
Report on the thirty-first session of the Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/2
     
Document Title
ENG
FRE
RUS
Item 1: Adoption of the agenda      
Annotated provisional agenda
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/1
PDF PDF PDF
Item 2: Election of officers      
Item 3: Matters arising      
Chair’s Note on the Informal Virtual Consultations of the Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2020/2
PDF PDF PDF
Revised Recommendation P on Risk Management in Regulatory Systems
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2020/11
PDF PDF PDF
Item 4: Advisory Group on Market Surveillance      
Report on activities under the Advisory Group on Market Surveillance
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/3
PDF PDF PDF
Item 5: Group of Experts on Risk Management in Regulatory Systems      
Report on activities under the Group of Experts on Risk Management in Regulatory Systems
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/4
PDF PDF PDF
Recommendation V on Addressing Product Non-Compliance Risks in International Trade
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/5
PDF PDF PDF
Item 6: Ad Hoc Team of Specialists on Standardization and Regulatory Techniques      
Report on recent developments in the sectoral initiatives
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/6
PDF PDF PDF
Education on standards-related issues: update on activities
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/7
PDF PDF PDF
Item 7: Gender-Responsive Standards Initiative      
Report on activities of the Gender-Responsive Standards Initiative 2020–2021
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/8
PDF PDF PDF
Item 8: Programme of work      
(a) Report on capacity-building      
Progress report on the Standards for Sustainable Development Goals project, phase II
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/9
PDF PDF PDF
(b) Programme of work for 2022      
Programme of work of the Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies for 2022
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/10
PDF PDF PDF
(c) Activities of other United Nations Economic Commission for Europe bodies and other international organizations of interest to WP.6      
(d) Working Party terms of reference      
Item 9: Panel discussion: circular economy and regulatory cooperation and standardization      
Circular economy and regulatory cooperation and standardization
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/11
PDF    
Item 10: Other business      
Item 11: Adoption of the report      
Report on the thirty-first session of the Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies
ECE/CTCS/WP.6/2021/2
     

Election procedure

During the 31st session of the Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies (WP.6), member States will be invited to elect a chair and a vice-chair for a two-year mandate each. (One vice-chair, Mr. Chloupek, is currently mid-mandate and will remain in office; the Chair, Ms. Dr. Marion Stoldt and one vice-chair, Mr. Tataritsky are stepping down. The UNECE would like to thank them for their active involvement and leadership within WP.6).

The session will use the following election procedure:  ENG   FRA   RUS

During the 31st session of the Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies (WP.6), member States will be invited to elect a chair and a vice-chair for a two-year mandate each. (One vice-chair, Mr. Chloupek, is currently mid-mandate and will remain in office; the Chair, Ms. Dr. Marion Stoldt and one vice-chair, Mr. Tataritsky are stepping down. The UNECE would like to thank them for their active involvement and leadership within WP.6).

The session will use the following election procedure:  ENG   FRA   RUS