The first Conference of the Parties (COP1) to the Minamata Convention on Mercury, convened for its third day on Tuesday, 26 September 2017. This video by IISD Reporting Services features research findings on dangerous levels of mercury in vulnerable island communities and interventions and actions required to control and manage mercury pollution.

Produced by Dorothy Wanja Nyingi, Ph.D., and filmed/edited by Hernán Aguilar.

You can find our written reports and photographs for Mercury COP1 at: http://enb.iisd.org/mercury/cop1/