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Global treaties and conventions

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Showing 43 of 43 treaties and protocols Region Entry into force
Topics: 
Wastes including Harzadous Wastes
Africa
21 Apr 1998
Latin America and the Caribbean
26 Aug 2010
Topics: 
Biological Diversity, Migratory species
Africa, Europe
31 Oct 1999
Asia and the Pacific, Europe
28 Mar 1994
ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution
Asia and the Pacific
9 Nov 2003
Barcelona Convention
Topics: 
Pollution
Europe
12 Feb 1978
Topics: 
Chemicals & Waste management, Chemicals and Pesticides, Wastes including Harzadous Wastes, Handling and Labelling, Hazard classification, Transboundary Movement and International Trade
5 May 1992
Carpathian Convention
Europe
31 Dec 2005
Topics: 
Sustainable Use and Wise Management, Sustainable Tourism, Site Management, Cultural and natural heritage, World Heritage Fund, Sites/Protected Areas, World Heritage Sites
15 Aug 2014
Latin America and the Caribbean
10 Oct 1986
Topics: 
Wastes including Harzadous Wastes, Transboundary Movement and International Trade
Africa
29 May 1996
Topics: 
Access to Information, Access to Justice and Public Participation (Rio Principle 10), Access to Information, Public Participation, Access to Justice
Europe, North America
29 Oct 2001
Topics: 
Environmental Impact Assessment (Rio Principle 17)
Europe
10 Sep 1997
Topics: 
Biological Diversity, Conservation, Sustainable Use and Wise Management, Endangered Species, Transboundary Movement and International Trade, Species
1 Jul 1975
Topics: 
Endangered Species, Migratory species, Species
1 Nov 1983
Europe
17 Aug 2014
Topics: 
Water Management and Wise Use
Europe
5 Oct 1996
Topics: 
Emergencies and Incidents
Europe
29 Oct 2001
EUROBATS
Europe
15 Jan 1994
Governing Council
30 Sep 1996
Topics: 
Access and Benefit Sharing, Genetic Resources, Food Security, Mutually Agreed Terms, Plant Genetic Resources and Agricultural Biodiversity
29 Jun 2004
Jeddah Convention
Topics: 
Marine Environment and Marine and Coastal Biodiversity, Marine Protected Areas, Marine and Coastal Wetlands, Pollution, Dumping
West Asia
19 Aug 1985
Topics: 
Liability (Rio Principle 13), Marine Environment and Marine and Coastal Biodiversity, Marine Protected Areas, Marine and Coastal Wetlands, Pollution
West Asia
30 Jun 1979
Kyoto Protocol
Topics: 
Climate Change, Adaptation, Mitigation, Emission Trading, Trade and Environment
10 Dec 1997
Minamata Convention on Mercury
Topics: 
Chemicals & Waste management
19 Jan 2013
Topics: 
Wetlands of International Importance, Water Management and Wise Use, Human Health
Europe
5 Oct 1996
Rotterdam Convention
Topics: 
Chemicals & Waste management, Chemicals and Pesticides, Wastes including Harzadous Wastes, Prior Informed Consent (PIC) and Advanced Informed Agreement (AIA)
23 Feb 2004
Topics: 
Chemicals & Waste management, Chemicals and Pesticides, Wastes including Harzadous Wastes, Prior Informed Consent (PIC) and Advanced Informed Agreement (AIA), Chemicals Clearing-House, Human Health, Chemical Review Committee
17 May 2004
Africa
4 Aug 1984
Topics: 
Pollution
Asia and the Pacific
18 Sep 1990
Topics: 
Biological Diversity, Access and Benefit Sharing, Access to genetic resources, Genetic Resources
29 Dec 1993
Asia and the Pacific
25 Jun 1990
Topics: 
Endangered Species, Transboundary Movement and International Trade, Species
Africa
9 Dec 1996
Topics: 
Ozone-depleting substance (ODS), Ozone Layer, Ozone Depleting Potential, Sustainable Consumption and Production
31 Dec 1988
Africa
24 Nov 2005
Topics: 
Wetlands of International Importance, Water Management and Wise Use
31 Dec 1975
Topics: 
Information Exchange and Knowledge Management, Pollution, Air Pollution and Air Quality
Europe, North America
15 Mar 1983
Topics: 
Semi-Arid and Dry Sub-Humid Areas, Desertification, Land and Land Degradation, Erosion
26 Dec 1996
Europe
18 Mar 1947
21 Jun 2014
Topics: 
Climate Change, Adaptation, Mitigation, Carbon Emissions
21 Mar 1994
Topics: 
Ozone-depleting substance (ODS), Ozone Layer, Ozone Depleting Potential, Sustainable Consumption and Production

31 Dec 1985