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Basel Convention

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science — International Law.

The Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal of 22 March 1989 (1673 U.N.T.S. 126) places a number of obligations on States parties in ...

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CERN

Overview page. Subjects: International Law — Science and Mathematics.

Established by the Convention of 1 July 1953 (200 U.N.T.S. 149), subsequently revised) as the Organisation Européenne pour la Recherche Nucléaire (European Organization for Nuclear...

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evacuation

Overview page. Subjects: International Law — Environmental Science.

A prolonged precautionary stay away from an area that is affected by a hazardous material or a natural hazard.

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International Maritime Satellite Organization

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics — International Law.

This organization was established by the Convention on the International Maritime Satellite Organization (INMARSAT) signed at London on 3 September 1976 (15 I.L.M. 1051 (1976)) ‘to make...

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land-locked state

Overview page. Subjects: International Law — Earth Sciences and Geography.

A nation with no access to the sea. Globally, there are twenty-six land-locked states ranging in size from the tiny Vatican City to Mongolia. Geography has put land-locked countries in a...

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Moon Treaty

Overview page. Subjects: International Law — Astronomy and Astrophysics.

Property styled the Agreement Governing the Activities of States on the Moon and Other Celestial Bodies, this treaty was adopted on 5 December 1979 (1363 U.N.T.S. 3). The Moon Treaty ...

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Stockholm Declaration

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science — International Law.

A statement of ‘common principles to inspire and guide the peoples of the world in the preservation and enhancement of the human environment’ which was agreed at the 1972United Nations...

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United Nations Environment Programme

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science — International Law.

(UNEP)

A major programme that was established in 1972 at the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, to stimulate and coordinate sustainable environmental practices...

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World Heritage Convention

Overview page. Subjects: International Law — Environmental Science.

Properly styled the Convention for the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage, this convention was adopted under the aegis of UNESCO on 16 November 1972 (1037 U.N.T.S.). It...

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