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Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies (WP.6)

 

Twelfth Session of the Working Party
28-30 October 2002, Palais des Nations
Geneva, Switzerland

 

 

  • Introduction
  • In-session documents
  • List of Participants
  • Report

The twelfth session of the UNECE Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies (WP.6) took place from 28 to 30 October 2002. It included the following event:

The main achievements from the session were:
  • Recommendation to establish a new ad hoc Team of specialists on market surveillance issues

  • Establishment of a Sectoral Initiative on Telecom to work on the basis of Recommendation L towards common regulatory objectives in this sector.
         
TRADE/WP.6/2002/1 Provisional agenda ENG FRE RUS
TRADE/WP.6/2002/2 Forum on Market Surveillance ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/3 Review of developments in standardization activities and in the field of regulatory cooperation at international, regional and national levels - Submission from CIS ENG - RUS
TRADE/WP.6/2002/3/Add.1 Review of the developments in standardization activities and in the field of regulatory cooperation at the international, regional and national levels - Submission from FYR Macedonia ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/3/Add.2 Review of developments in standardisation activities and in the field of co-operation at the international, regional and national levels -  Developments in standardisation policy area at EU ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/4 National implementation of international standards (submission from Slovenia and Turkey) ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/5 Role of international standards in international harmonization not issued
TRADE/WP.6/2002/6 Report on the Bratislava Workshop ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/7 UNECE Recommendation "L" -  International Model ENG FRE RUS
TRADE/WP.6/2002/8 UNECE Recommendation "L" - International Model -  Information on sectoral initiatives ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/8/Add.1 An international Model for Technical Harmonization based on good regulatory practice for the preparation, adoption and application of technical regulations via the use of international standards - "Telecom industry initiative" - Note from the "START Team" ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/9 Conformity Assessment - Review of developments in conformity assessment at international, regional and national levels - Submission by Bulgaria  ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/9/Add.1 Conformity Assessment - MRAs between the EU and their countries and PECAs between the EU and its candidate countries ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/9/Add.2 Conformity Assessment - Alternatives to mutual recognition agreements - a toolbox of instruments  ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/10 Conformity Assessment Assessment - Review of developments in conformity assessment at international, regional and national levels - information on CASCO activities ENG FRE -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/11 Problems experienced by economies in transition relating to conformity assessment procedures - Mutual recognition agreements (MRAs) ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/12 Information on ISO TC 207 ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/12/Add.1 Environmental Standardization and Certification and International Trade ENG - RUS
TRADE/WP.6/2002/13 Policy issues regarding quality assurance -  Submission by UNIDO ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/13/Add.1 Conformity Assessment: The Development of Quality Issues in Ukraine ENG - RUS
TRADE/WP.6/2002/14 Policy issues regarding quality assurance not issued
TRADE/WP.6/2002/15 Standardization of test methods ENG - -
TRADE/WP.6/2002/16 Programme of work ENG -. -

Download the list of participants

         
TRADE/WP.6/2002/17 Report of the session