Forum V Final Report
The Fifth Session of the Intergovernmental Forum on Chemical Safety (Forum V) was held 25-29 September 2006 in Budapest, Hungary, hosted by the Government of Hungary. Eighty-one governments participated in the meeting, together with representatives from twelve intergovernmental organizations (IGO) and sixty-four non-governmental organizations (NGO).
At Forum V the IFCS took stock of the progress achieved on the commitments and recommendations made at previous sessions and charted the course for work in a number of new areas. Forum V also considered the future role and function of IFCS as a contribution to the implementation of SAICM.
The Forum V recommendations and agreed action items are presented in the Executive Summary of the Final Report.