Agreement

3224

Convention To Ban The Importation Into The Forum Island Countries Of Hazardous And Radioactive Wastes And To Control The Transboundary Movement And Management Of Hazardous Wastes Within The South Pacific Region (Waigani Convention)

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Alternative Treaty Name

Convention to ban the Importation into Forum Island Countries of Hazardous Wastes and Radioactive Wastes and to control the Transboundary Movement and Management of Hazardous Wastes within the South Pacific; Waigani Convention

URL to text of IEA

http://www.austlii.edu.au/cgi-bin/sinodisp/au/other/dfat/treaties/2001/17.html

Possible Sources (additional)

ECOLEX-3163; UNEP-Lindsey; Burhenne, UNEP96

Date IEA was signed

1995-09-16

Signature Year

1995

Place IEA was signed

Waigani

Date IEA entered into force

2001-10-21

Membership eligibility (multilateral, bilateral, etc)

Multilateral (3 or more governments)

Agreement Type Level 3

Convention

E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not)

Environmental

Source for E (environmental) code

Title

Text used for E (environmental) coding

Convention To Ban The Importation Into The Forum Island Countries Of Hazardous And Radioactive Wastes And To Control The Transboundary Movement And Management Of Hazardous Wastes Within The South Pacific Region

Words used to code as Environmental

boundary/hazardous and radioactive waste/hazardous waste/radioact/radioactive waste/south pacific/waste

Lineage

South Pacific Hazardous Wastes

Sequence in lineage

100.000

Secretariat

South Pacific Regional Environment Program

Version

2007.10

Inclusion Auto-Generated

MEA - Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Subject

Energy/Nuclear/Pollution/Wastes/Region/Territory

Category

ENV