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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Indus Waters Treaty
Alternative Treaty Names: 
Indus Waters Treaty Between the Government of India, the Government of Pakistan and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Possible Sources (additional): 
http://www.meadev.nic.in/economy/ibta/volume3/contents3.htm ; RS-XI:5609; http://mgd.nacse.org/cgi-bin/qml2.0/watertreaty/intl_treaties.qml?qml_screen=full&TN=82
Treaty Text: 
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
1960-09-19
Signature Year: 
1960
Signature Place: 
Karachi
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
1961-01-12
Treaty Type
Multilateral / Bilateral / Other - New: 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
Environmental
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Preamble: The Government of India and the Government of Pakistan, being equally desirous of attaining the most complete and satisfactory utilization of the waters of the Indus system of rivers and recognising the need, therefore, of fixing and delineating, in a spirit of goodwill and friendship, the rights and obligations of each in relation to the other concerning the use of these waters and of making provision for the settlement
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Preamble: The Government of India and the Government of Pakistan, being equally desirous of attaining the most complete and satisfactory utilization of the waters of the Indus system of rivers and recognising the need, therefore, of fixing and delineating, in a spirit of goodwill and friendship, the rights and obligations of each in relation to the other concerning the use of these waters and of making provision for the settlement
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
water/ waters/river/ship/utilization of the water
Lineage
Lineage: 
Not Yet Assigned
Sequence: 
100.000
Secretariat and auspices
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
BEA - Bilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
FreshwaterResources/Ocean
Category: 
ENV
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Core Filename: 
1960-IndusWaters
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
TFDD Basin: Indus
Date text posted to IEA: 
200502
Member Code: 
IND,PAK,
Members: 
Pakistan,India,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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