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Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Ukraine on cooperation in the sphere of environmental protection

Document type
Bilateral
Field of application
Regional/restricted
Date
Jul 26, 1995
Source
FAO, FAOLEX;  IUCN (ID: TRE-150243)
Title (Other)

Соглашение между Правительством Российской Федерации и Правительством Украины о сотрудничестве в области охраны окружающей среды

Place of adoption
Moscow
Language
Russian
Entry into force
Jul 26, 1995
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
Education Recycling/reuse Waste disposal Erosion Environmental audit International agreement-text Transboundary movement of waste Protected area Soil rehabilitation Research Marine pollution
Abstract

The cooperation shall be carried out in the following fields: (a) improvement of environmental legislation; (b) reduction of impacts of anthropogenic activities; (c) protection of surface water, marine environment and natural resources of territorial waters, continental shelf and EEZ according to international agreements; (d) monitoring of the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov; (e) conservation, reproduction and extension of forests; (f) protection of flora and fauna; (g) rehabilitation of contaminated areas; (h) prevention of land erosion; (i) development of National Parks, protected areas and setting up joint protected areas on the boundary territories; (j) carrying out the state environmental audit in the boundary areas; (k) disposal, recycling and reuse of industrial, agricultural and domestic waste; (l) supervision over transboundary movement of waste; (m) environmental education; (n) exchange of environmental information (art. 2). The cooperation shall be carried out in the following forms: (a) joint programmes and projects; (b) joint conferences and consultations of experts; (c) exchange of scientific and technical, and also legislative documentation; (d) exchange of legislative acts related to environmental protection; (e) joint environmental inspection including aerospace inspection; (f) environmental research; (g) exchange of annual reports on the state of environment (art. 3).

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Website
www.government.ru

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