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  • Paris Agreement

    Treaty | Multilateral | Paris |

    Keyword: Climate change, Emissions, Equity, Human rights, Public participation, Developing countries, Access-to-information, Public health, Risk assessment/management, Technology transfer, Early warning system/emergency intervention system, Poverty, Sustainable development, Indigenous peoples, Education

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-160054)

  • Minamata Convention on Mercury

    Treaty | Multilateral | Kumamoto |

    Keyword: Toxicity/poisoning, Economy and environment, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Environmental standards, International agreement-text, Standards, Effluent waste (industrial sources)

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-160007)

  • The Arms Trade Treaty

    Treaty | Multilateral | New York |

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-160004)

  • Agreement for the Establishment of the African Risk Capacity (ARC) Agency

    Treaty | Multilateral | Pretoria |

    Keyword: Institution, Risk assessment/management, Climate change

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-160009)

  • Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and their Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization to the Convention on Biological Diversity

    Treaty | Multilateral | Nagoya |

    Keyword: Genetic resources, Agriculture and environment, Capacity building, Biotechnology, Food security, Cultural heritage, Enforcement/compliance, Biodiversity, Climate change, Access-to-information, Access and benefit sharing, Access-to-justice, Public health

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-155959)

  • Nagoya - Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol on Liability and Redress to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety

    Treaty | Multilateral | Nagoya |

    Keyword: Biotechnology, Biosafety, Biodiversity

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-156245)

  • Statute of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

    Treaty | Multilateral | Bonn |

    Keyword: Capacity building, Desertification

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-147215)

  • Agreement on the Conservation of Gorillas and their Habitats

    Treaty | Multilateral | Paris |

    Keyword: Wild fauna, Protection of species, Migratory species, Capacity building, Law reform/harmonization/deregulation, Biosphere reserves, Precautionary principle, Data collection/reporting, Protection of habitats, Mammals, Cultural heritage, Enforcement/compliance, Protected animal species, Research, Policy/planning, International agreement-text, Monitoring, Biodiversity, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Forest management/forest conservation

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-144926)

  • International Tropical Timber Agreement 2006

    Treaty | Multilateral | Geneva |

    Keyword: Tropical forests, International organization, International trade, Management/conservation, Sustainable development, Special fund, Timber, Monitoring, Afforestation/reforestation, Forest management/forest conservation, Climate change, Data collection/reporting, Law reform/harmonization/deregulation, Desertification, Standards, Business/industry/corporations, Sustainable use, Timber extraction/logging, Research, Financing, International agreement-text, Technology transfer

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-002497)

  • Treaty on the Conservation and Sustainable Management of Forest Ecosystems in Central Africa and to establish the Central African Forests Commission (COMIFAC)

    Treaty | Multilateral | Brazzaville |

    Keyword: International organization, Environmental planning, International agreement-text, Forestry protection measures, International agreement-implementation, Ecosystem preservation, Institution, Forest management/forest conservation

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-154456)

  • African Convention on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (Revised Version)

    Treaty | Multilateral | Maputo |

    Keyword: Hunting gear/hunting methods, Zoning, Forest management/forest conservation, Wild flora, Access-to-justice, Wildlife products, Environmental audit, Access and benefit sharing, Military activities, International agreement-text, Capacity building, Water supply, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Hazardous waste, Transboundary effects, Research, Biodiversity, Potable water, Standards, Sustainable use, Access-to-information, Public participation, Protected area, Traditional rights/customary rights, Erosion, Monitoring, Right to clean/healthy environment, Protection of species, Protection of habitats, Water quality standards, EIA, Ecosystem preservation, Land tenure, Wetlands, Wild fauna, Sustainable development, Management/conservation, Hazardous substances, Endangered species, Genetic resources, Intellectual property rights/patents, Education, Alien species, Precautionary principle

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001395)

  • WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC)

    Treaty | Multilateral | Geneva |

    Keyword: Tobacco, Economy and environment, International organization, Indigenous peoples, Agriculture and environment, Sustainable development

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-160030)

  • International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture

    Treaty | Multilateral | Rome |

    Keyword: Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Plant protection, Education, Community management, Hazardous substances, Management/conservation, Certification, Biodiversity, Policy/planning, Plant variety, Monitoring, Pesticides, Inventory, Food quality control/food safety, Access right, Genetic resources, International relations/cooperation, Protected area, Planting material/seeds, Dispute settlement, Waste disposal, Crops/grasses, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information, Plant production, Ex-situ conservation, Hazardous waste, Enforcement/compliance, Agricultural development, Pollution control, Biotechnology, Endangered species, Protected plant species, Breeders' rights/farmers' rights, Traditional rights/customary rights, Recycling/reuse, Sustainable use, Registration, Research, Farming, Access and benefit sharing

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001346)

  • Convention of the African Energy Commission

    Treaty | Multilateral | Lusaka |

    Keyword: Transfer, Technology transfer, Desertification, Sustainable development, Poverty, Renewable energy, Dispute settlement, Research, Education, Energy conservation/energy production

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-160034)

  • Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants

    Treaty | Multilateral | Stockholm |

    Keyword: Emissions, Capacity building, Dispute settlement, Access-to-information, Enforcement/compliance

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001338)

  • United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime

    Treaty | Multilateral | New York |

    Keyword: Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Protected fish species, Transshipment, Sovereignty, Protected plant species, Endangered species, Protected animal species, Protection of species

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-160028)

  • Constitutive Act of the African Union

    Treaty | Multilateral | Lome |

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001337)

  • Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety to the Convention on Biological Diversity

    Treaty | Multilateral | Montreal |

    Keyword: Precautionary principle, Transport/storage, Transboundary effects, Risk assessment/management, Financing, Institution, Access-to-information, Biodiversity, GMO, International agreement-text, Sustainable use, Education, Biotechnology, Food quality control/food safety, Monitoring, Packaging/labelling, International trade, Biosafety, Liability/compensation

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001327)

  • Amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer

    Treaty | Multilateral | Beijing |

    Keyword: Ozone layer

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001339)

  • Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

    Treaty | Multilateral | Kyoto |

    Keyword: Joint implementation, Clean development mechanism, EIA, Monitoring, Waste management, Technology transfer, Climate change, Forest management/forest conservation, Access-to-information, Education, Ozone layer, Research, Energy conservation/energy production, Precautionary principle, Dispute settlement, Inventory, Data collection/reporting, Sustainable development, International organization, Public participation, Emissions, Intergenerational equity, Capacity building

    Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001269)