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Agreement for the Establishment of a General Fisheries Comission for the Mediterranean

Document type
Multilateral
Field of application
Regional/restricted
Date
Sep 24, 1949
Source
IUCN (ID: TRE-000128)
Title (French)

Accord relatif à la création d'une commission des pêches pour la Méditerranée

Title (Spanish)

Convenio para el Establecimiento de la Comisión General del Mediterráneo

Title (Other)

Übereinkommen der Gründung eines Fischereikommission für das Mittelmeer

Place of adoption
Rome
Depository
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
Language
English, French, Spanish
Entry into force
Feb 20, 1952
Subject
Sea, Fisheries
Keyword
Harbour International organization Monitoring Data collection/reporting Waste disposal Marine pollution (land-based sources) Vessel ownership Hazardous waste Radioactive pollution Policy/planning Transboundary movement of waste Transport/storage Marine pollution (dumping at sea) Marine pollution
Basin
Mediterranean
Abstract

Objectives: The development and proper utilization of the resources of the Mediterranean and contiguous waters through international cooperation. Summary of provisions: (a) A General Fisheries Council for the Mediterranean established, within the framework of FAO (art. 1); (b) The Council to encourage and coordinate research, to undertake research, to publish information, and to propose measures regarding standardization of equipment, techniques and nomenclature, and the development and proper utilization of aquatic resources.(Source: UNEP Register of International Treaties and Other Agreements in the Field of the Environment, 2005)

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Spain -
Syrian Arab Republic -
Tunisia -
Turkey -
United Kingdom

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