* There is currently no convention for this region.
Action Plan for the Protection and Development of the Marine and Coastal Areas of the East Asian Region
Participating Sates: (10) Australia, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam (UNEP 2001)
Adopted: April 1981 (by Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand)
Full Text of the Action Plan (pdf 245KB)
A revised Action Plan and a Long-term Strategy for the period 1994-2000 period was developed. Australia, Cambodia, China, Korea and Vietnam joined the Action Plan.