Together with World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Greenpeace, we are hosting a virtual 2-day dialogue series in March, June, September and December of 2021. With live events in New York and Singapore, the dialogues will be global in scale and feature luminaries from environmental groups, industry and the diplomatic world. Join us and request an invite.


Global Treaty Dialogue Invitation Request

Businesses, NGOs and 70 governments are calling for a global treaty on plastics.

Three Major Reports came out in 2020 from distinct stakeholder groups making the case for a global treaty for plastics.

Business

Report compiled by World Wildlife Fund, Ellen MacArthur Foundation, and Boston Consulting Group. Download

Government

Report compiled by Nordic Council of Ministers. Download

Environmental NGOs

Report compiled by CIEL, GAIA, EIA. Download

2021 Schedule
Global Treaty Dialogues Series

Dialogue 1

Setting the Foundation

March 24th, 25th, & 26th

(Sessions on New York and Singapore times for global attendees).

Dialogue 2

Opportunity Mapping

June

Dialogue 3

Narrative Crafting

September

Dialogue 4

Negotiator Engagement

December

2021 Optional Working Sessions
Mar 2021
TBD
Apr 2021
TBD
May 2021
TBD
Jun 2021
TBD
Jul 2021
TBD
Aug 2021
TBD
Sep 2021
TBD
Oct 2021
TBD
Nov 2021
TBD
Dec 2021
TBD
Jan 2022
TBD
Feb 2022
TBD
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Key Monthly Working Sessions / Action Accelerators

OPLN members will participate in monthly working sessions throughout 2021, with five key areas of focus that will inform the Global Treaty Dialogues.

Our unique network of business and environmental leaders will come together for four key discussion series leading to the UNEA’s decision. All topics are on the table, from source reduction to advanced recycling technologies.

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Global Treaty Overview
Plastic Pickers Operational Working Group
Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)
Alternative Materials
Post Consumer Resin (PCR) Goals

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