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Bilateral, Multilateral and Regional Agreements and Arrangements
Bilateral, Multilateral and Regional Agreements and Arrangements: In accordance with Article 11 of the Basel Convention Parties shall notify the Secretariat of any bilateral, multilateral or regional agreements or arrangements which they have entered, for the purpose of controlling transboundary movements of hazardous wastes and other wastes which take place entirely among the Parties to such agreements. Additional information concerning national legislation can be obtained from the ECOLEX portal, which is an information service on environmental law jointly operated by FAO, IUCN and UNEP. This portal includes information on national legislation, treaties, judicial decisions and technical guidance documents and can be accessed at www.ecolex.org
 
Text of the Multilateral / Regional Agreements or Arrangements in Force as Transmitted to the Secretariat   See also:
 
Title E A C F R S
Kuwait Regional Convention for co-operation on the Protection of the Marine Environment from Pollution            
Waigani Convention - Convention to Ban the Importation into Forum Island Countries of Hazardous and Radioactive Wastes and to Control the Transboundary Movement and Management of Hazardous Wastes within the South Pacific Region adopted in 16 September 1995            
Bamako Convention - on the Ban of the Import into Africa and the Control the Transboundary Movement and Management of Hazardous Wastes in Africa, adopted in 30 January 1991            
Agreement of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) on the Monitoring of Transboundary Shipments of Hazardous and other Wastes, entered into force on 12 April 1996.            
Agreement of Unified Terms of Transit through the Territories of States-Members of the Custom Union.            
OECD Council Decision C(2001))107/Final on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Wastes Destined for Recovery Operations          
Centroamerican Agreement on Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes.          
Free Trade Agreement between the United Mexican States and the Republics of El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras        
Protocol on the Prevention of Pollution of the Mediterranean Sea by Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal.        
 
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