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Agreement on Cooperation on Marine Oil Pollution, Preparedness and Response in the Arctic

Document type
Multilateral
Field of application
Regional/restricted
Date
May 15, 2013
Source
IUCN (ID: TRE-160032)
Title (French)

Accord de coopération sur la préparation et la lutte en matière de pollution marine par les hydrocarbures dans l´Arctique

Place of adoption
Kiruna
Depository
Norway
Language
English, French, Russian
Entry into force
Mar 25, 2016
Subject
Sea
Keyword
Marine area Polluter pays principle Oil pollution Marine pollution (ship-based sources) Marine pollution (dumping at sea) Indigenous peoples Marine pollution (land-based sources) Marine pollution Marine protected areas Oil
Geographical area
Arctic
Abstract

The objective of this Agreement is to strengthen cooperation, coordination and mutual assistance among the Parties on oil pollution preparedness and response in the Arctic in order to protect the marine environment from pollution by oil. (Art. 1)

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emeritus.lovdata.no
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Country/Participant

Countries Entry into force Ratification * Simple signature
Canada
Denmark
Finland
Iceland
Norway
Russian Federation
Sweden
United States of America

* [1] Ratification [2] Accession/approbation [3] Acceptance/approval [4] Succession [5] Consent to be bound [6] Definite signature

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