The 22 Contracting Parties to the Barcelona Convention are: Albania, Algeria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Greece, Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Libya, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Slovenia, Spain, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, and the European Union.
The Barcelona Convention as well as each of its Protocols are subject to ratification, acceptance, approval, or accession. The Government of Spain, which assumes the functions of Depositary for the Convention and Protocols, informs the Contracting Parties and the Secretariat of the deposit of instruments of ratification, acceptance, approval, or accession, and of the date of entry into force of the Convention, Protocols, or their amendments.
Status of Signatures and Ratifications of the Barcelona Convention and its Protocols
Last notification received: 30 November 2016
18th Meeting of the MCSD Steering Committee
Athens (Greece), 18-19 January 2017
Meeting of the Ecosystem Approach Correspondence Group on Pollution Monitoring
Marseille (France), 19-21 October 2016
Report of the Meeting of the Ecosystem Approach Correspondence Group on Pollution Monitoring for Contaminants and Eutrophication
81st Meeting of the Bureau of the Contracting Parties to the Convention for the Protection of the Marine Environment and the Coastal Region of the Mediterranean and its Protocols (Extraordinary meeting)
(Teleconference), 18 January 2016
UNEP(DEPI)/MED BUR/81/3 [ id 7626 ]
Report: Conclusions and Recommendations
Fifth Steering Committee Meeting of the Strategic Partnership for the Mediterranean Sea Large Marine Ecosystem (MedPartnership) and Integration of Climatic Variability and Change into National Strategies to Implement the ICZM Protocol in the Mediterranean (ClimVar & ICZM) projects
Athens (Greece), 3 November 2015
Report of the fifth Steering Committee meeting of the Strategic Partnership for the Mediterranean Sea Large Marine Ecosystem (MedPartnership) and Integration of climatic variability and change into national strategies to implement the ICZM protocol, 03-04 November 2015, Athens, Greece.
Meeting of the MAP Focal Points
Athens, Greece, 13-16 October 2015