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Agreement between the Government of Ukraine and the Government of Moldova on joint boundary waters management and protection

Document type
Bilateral
Field of application
Regional/restricted
Date
Nov 23, 1994
Source
FAO, FAOLEX;  IUCN (ID: TRE-150642)
Title (Other)

Угода між Урядом України та Урядом Республіки Молдова про спільне використання та охорону прикордонних вод

Language
Ukrainian
Subject
Water, Fisheries
Keyword
Aquaculture Surface water Protected area Ecosystem preservation Liability/compensation Fishery management and conservation Potable water International agreement-text Groundwater Waterworks
Geographical area
Europe, Black Sea, CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States), Eastern Europe
Abstract

The present Agreement shall be applicable to boundary waters that include: (a) surface water segments delimiting the state boundary between the Contracting Parties; (b) surface water and groundwater at the crossing point of the state border (art. 1). The Parties shall not carry out without prior coordination water management arrangements that could cause damage to water management, fisheries and land (art. 2). The authorized bodies of the Parties shall provide for: (a) maintenance of waterworks; (b) coordination of water protection and water management arrangements; (c) prevention of water pollution; (d) potable water supply; (e) fish farming and ecosystem preservation (art. 3). In case of damages and material losses caused by one of the Parties to the other it shall be liable to compensation thereof (art. 5). The authorized bodies shall cooperate in the forms of: (a) exchange of information; (b) hydrological prognostication; (c) data collection (art. 6). The authorized bodies of the Parties shall carry out fish stocks protection arrangements in the boundary waterbodies (art. 12).

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Website
www.rada.kiev.ua

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Countries Entry into force
Moldova, Republic of -
Ukraine -