Ratified conventions

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HORIZONTAL LEGISLATION 

NATURE 

  • Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat
    http://www.ramsar.org 
  • Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
    www.cites.org 

ATMOSPHERE

  • Protocol to the 1979 Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution on Long-Term Financing of the Co-operative Programme for Monitoring and Evaluation of the Long-Range Transmission of Air Pollutants in Europe (EMEP)
    http://www.unece.org/env/lrtap/emep_h1.html 
  • Protocol to the 1979 convention on long-range transboundary air pollution concerning the control of emissions of volatile organic compounds or their transboundary fluxes.
    http://www.unece.org/env/lrtap/vola_h1.html
     

CLIMATE CHANGE 

CHEMICALS 

  • Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for certain hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in international trade
    http://www.pic.int 

WASTE 

  • Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal
    http://www.basel.int
     
  • Amendment to the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal and Amendment of the Annex I, Annex VIII and Annex IX
    http://www.basel.int

SOIL 

  • United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in Countries Experiencing Serious Drought and/or Desertification, Particularly in Africa
    http://www.unccd.int 

INDUSTRIAL ACCIDENTS