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Contracting Parties


Participating Countries:

Further Resources

 Amended Convention Text - adopted 2010.


 Protocol for the Protection of the Marine and Coastal Environment (LBSA Protocol)

 

The Nairobi Convention area extends from Somalia in the north to South Africa in the south, covering 10 African States.

The participating countries include: Comoros, France, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Seychelles, Somalia, Tanzania and the Republic of South Africa.

Status as at 2010 of the Amended Nairobi Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Western Indian Ocean (Amended Nairobi Convention) and the Protocol for the Protection of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Western Indian Ocean from Land – Based Sources and Activities (LBSA Protocol).


Amended Convention
Text - as adopted
in 2010


Protocol for the Protection of the Marine and Coastal Environment (LBSA Protocol)


Parties


Signature

Ratification

Signature

Ratification

Comoros. Read more..


31/03/2010

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31/03/2010

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France


31/03/2010

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31/03/2010

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Kenya. Read more..


31/03/2010

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31/03/2010

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Madagascar. Read more...


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Mauritius Read more..


31/03/2010

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31/03/2010

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Mozambique Read more..


31/03/2010

31/03/2010

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Seychelles Read more..


31/03/2010

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31/03/2010

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Somalia


31/03/2010

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31/03/2010

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Tanzania. Read more...


31/03/2010

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31/03/2010

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South Africa Read more...


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Participating Countries:

Further Resources

 Nairobi Convention Text - adopted 1985.


 Protocol on Protected Areas.


 Protocol on pollution emergencies.

 

The Nairobi Convention area extends from Somalia in the north to South Africa in the south, covering 10 African States.

The participating countries include: Comoros, France, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Seychelles, Somalia, Tanzania and the Republic of South Africa.

Status as at 2003 of the Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African region and related Protocols that include, Protocol on Protected Areas and Protocol on Pollution Emergencies.


Convention Text
- as adopted in 1985


Protocol on
Protected
Areas


Protocol on pollution emergencies


Parties


Signature

Ratifi
cation

Signature

Ratifi
cation

Signature

Ratifi
cation

Comoros. Read more..


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26/09/1994

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France


22/06/1985

18/08/1989

22/06/1985

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22/06/1985

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Kenya. Read more..


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11/09/1990

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Madagascar. Read more...


22/06/1985

26/06/1990

22/06/1985

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22/06/1985

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Mauritius Read more..


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03/07/2000

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Mozambique Read more..


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04/03/1999

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Seychelles Read more..


22/06/1985

20/06/1990

22/06/1985

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22/06/1985

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Somalia


22/06/1985

01/03/1988

22/06/1985

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22/06/1985

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Tanzania. Read more...


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01/03/1996

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South Africa Read more...


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16/05/2003

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