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List of Participating Countries
 

1. Arctic* (PAME)

1. Canada
2. Denmark (Including Greenland & Faroe Islands)
3. Finland
4. Iceland
5. Norway
6. Russian Federation
7. Sweden
8. United States of America

2. Antarctic* (CCAMLR)

1. Argentina
2. Australia
3. Belgium
4. Brazil
5. Bulgaria**
6. Canada**
7. Chile
8. Finland**
9. France
10. Germany
11. Greece**
12. India
13. Italy
14. Japan
15. Korea, Republic of
16. Namibia
17. Netherlands, The**
18. New Zealand
19. Norway
20. Peru**
21. Poland
22. Russian Federation
23. South Africa
24. Spain
25. Sweden
26. Ukraine
27. United Kingdom
28. United States of America
29. Uruguay
30. Vanuatu**
31. European Community

**States Party to the Convention but not Members of the Commission

3. Baltic Sea* (HELCOM, Helsinki Convention)

1. Estonia
2. Finland
3. Denmark
4. Germany
5. Latvia
6. Lithuania
7. Poland
8. Russian Federation
9. Sweden
10. European Community

4. Black Sea (Bucharest Convention)

1. Bulgaria
2. Georgia
3. Romania
4. Russian Federation
5. Turkey
6. Ukraine

5. Caspian Sea* (Teheran Convention)

1. Azerbaijan
2. Iran
3. Kazakhstan
4. Russian Federation
5. Turkmenistan

6. Eastern African Region (Nairobi Convention)

1. Comoros
2. La Reunion (France)
3. Kenya
4. Madagascar
5. Mauritius
6. Mozambique
7. Seychelles
8. Somalia
9. South Africa
10. Tanzania

7. East Asian Seas (COBSEA)

1. Australia
2. Cambodia
3. China
4. Indonesia
5. Korea, Republic of
6. Malaysia
7. Philippines
8. Singapore
9. Thailand
10. Vietnam

8. Mediterranean (Mediterranean Action Plan, Barcelona Convention)

1. Albania
2. Algeria
3. Bosnia/Herzegovina
4. Croatia
5. Cyprus
6. Egypt
7. France
8. Greece
9. Israel
10. Italy
11. Lebanon
12. Libya
13. Malta
14. Monaco
15. Morocco
16. Montenegro
17. Slovenia
18. Spain
19. Syria
20. Tunisia
21. Turkey
22. European Community

9. North-East Atlantic* (OSPAR Convention)

1. Belgium
2. Denmark
3. Finland
4. France
5. Germany
6. Iceland
7. Ireland
8. Luxembourg
9. Netherlands (The)
10. Norway
11. Portugal
12. Spain
13. Sweden
14. Switzerland
15. United Kingdom
16. European Community

10. North-East Pacific (NEP, Antigua Convention)

1. Colombia
2. Costa Rica
3. El Salvador
4. Guatemala
5. Honduras
6. Mexico
7. Nicaragua
8. Panama

11. North-West Pacific (North-West Pacific Action Plan)

1. China, People’s Republic of
2. Japan
3. Korea, Republic of
4. Russian Federation
5. *Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of

*Currently DPRK has observer status

12. Red Sea & Gulf of Aden Region (PERSGA, Jeddah Convention)

1. Djibouti
2. Egypt
3. Jordan
4. Saudi Arabia
5. Somalia
6. Sudan
7. Yemen

13. ROPME Sea Region (Kuwait Convention and Action Plan)

1. Bahrain
2. Iran
3. Iraq
4. Kuwait
5. Oman
6. Qatar
7. Saudi Arabia
8. United Arab Emirates

14. South Asian Seas (SAS, SACEP)

1. Bangladesh
2. India
3. Maldives
4. Pakistan
5. Sri Lanka

15. South-East Pacific (CPPS, Lima Convention)

1. Chile
2. Colombia
3. Ecuador
4. Panama
5. Peru

16. Pacific (SPREP, Apia Convention, Waigani Convention and Convention for NRESPR)

1. Australia
2. Cook Islands
3. Fiji
4. France
5. Kiribati
6. Marshall Islands, Republic of
7. Micronesia, Federal States of (US)
8. Nauru
9. New Zealand
10. Niue
11. Palau
12. Papua New Guinea
13. Solomon Islands
14. Tonga
15. Tuvalu
16. United States of America
17. Vanuatu
18. Samoa
19. American Samoa
20. Nothern Mariana Islands
21. French Polynesia
22. Guam
23. New Caledonia
24.Tokelau
25. Wallis and Futuna

17. Western Africa Region (Abidjan Convention)

1. Angola
2. Benin
3. Cameroon
4. Cape Verde
5. Congo
6. Congo, Democratic Republic of
7. Cote d’Ivoire
8. Equatorial Guinea
9. Gabon
10. Gambia
11. Ghana
12. Guinea
13. Guinea-Bissau
14. Liberia
15. Mauritania
16. Namibia
17. Nigeria
18. Sao Tome and Principe
19. Senegal
20. Sierra Leone
21. South Africa
22. Togo

18. Wider Caribbean (Cartagena Convention)

1. Antigua and Barbuda
2. Bahamas
3. Barbados
4. Belize
5. Colombia
6. Costa Rica
7. Cuba
8. Dominica
9. Dominican Republic
10. France
11. Grenada
12. Guatemala
13. Guyana
14. Haiti
15. Honduras
16. Jamaica
17. Mexico
18. Netherlands, The (Antilles)
19. Nicaragua
20. Panama
21. St. Kitts and Nevis
22. St. Lucia
23. St. Vincent and Grenadines
24. Suriname
25. Trinidad and Tobago
26. United Kingdom
27. United States of America
28. Venezuela

 

* Partner Programme