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Protocol to amend the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat

Document type
Multilateral
Field of application
Global
Date
Dec 3, 1982
Source
IUCN (ID: TRE-000759)
Title (French)

Protocole en vue d'amender la Convention relative aux zones humides d'importance internationale particulièrement comme habitats des oiseaux d'eau

Title (Spanish)

Protocolo de enmienda de la Convención sobre las Humedales de Importancia Internacional, especialmente como Hábitat de Aves Acuáticas

Title (Other)

Protokoll zum Übereinkommen über Feuchtgebiete, insbesondere als Lebensraum für Wasser- und Wattvögel, von internationale Bedeutung

Place of adoption
Paris
Depository
UNESCO UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Org.
Language
English, French
Entry into force
Oct 1, 1986
Subject
Land & soil, Wild species & ecosystems
Geographical area
Arctic
Abstract

Objectives: To render the Convention more effective.

Summary of provisions: (a) article 1 provides for the inclusion in the Convention of an article 10 bis which defines a mechanism for amending the Convention; (b) Article 2 provides for the deletion of the words "in any case of divergency, the English text prevailing" from the testimonium following article 12; (c) Article 3 states that the revised text of the original French version of the Convention is reproduced in the annex to the Protocol.

(Source: UNEP Register of International Treaties and Other Agreements in the Field of the Environment, 2005)

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