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|Title:||Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes|
|Alternative Title(s):||Helsinki Water Convention|
|Entry Into Force Date:||1996-10-06|
|Description:||This convention requires the parties to improve domestic efforts to protect and manage transboundary waters. It is open to members of the UNECE region (Europe and North America). The convention text is provided in PDF.
Links from the Convention site include rules, status and ratifications, documents and publications, and meeting calendars.
|Legal Citation:||1936 UNTS 269; 31 ILM 1312 (1992)|
|Amended By:||Protocol on Water and Health to the 1992 Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes|
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|Document Creator:||United Nations Economic Commission for Europe|
|Site Administrator:||United Nations Economic Commission for Europe|