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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Data entry notes: 
Reliable information on ratification and entry into force is unavailable, last checked on 2017-04-01.
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Amendments To The Agreement Concerning The Niger River Commission And The Navigation And Transport On The River Niger
Possible Sources (additional): 
No source found. TFDD, UNEP, UNTS, FAO, TIAS all checked.
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Date IEA was signed: 
1979-01-26
Signature Year: 
1979
Place IEA was signed: 
Lagos
Date IEA entered into force: 
2899-01-01
Treaty Type
Membership eligibility (multilateral, bilateral, etc): 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
Environmental
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Text of Original Agreement: Art.12: ... They undertake further to abstain from carrying out on the portion of the River, its tributaries and sub-tributaries subject to their jurisdiction any works likely to pollute the waters, or any modification likely to affect biological characteristics of its fauna and flora, without adequate notice to, and prior consultation with, the Commission.
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Text of Original Agreement: Art.12: ... They undertake further to abstain from carrying out on the portion of the River, its tributaries and sub-tributaries subject to their jurisdiction any works likely to pollute the waters, or any modification likely to affect biological characteristics of its fauna and flora, without adequate notice to, and prior consultation with, the Commission.
Words used to code as Environmental: 
water/ waters/commission/fauna/flora/pollut/river
Lineage
Lineage: 
Niger Basin
Sequence in lineage: 
200.040
Secretariat and auspices
Secretariat: 
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
AmendProtToB: 
2742
AmendProtToType: 
Amendment
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
MEA - Multilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
FreshwaterResources/Pollution/Species/Fauna/Flora/Organization
Category: 
ENV
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Core Filename: 
1979-Amendments-1964-NigerRiverCommissionNavigationTransportRiverNiger
Member Code: 
BEN,BFA,CMR,TCD,GIN,CIV,MLI,NER,NGA,
Members: 
Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Republic of Guinea, Cote d'Ivoire, Mali, Niger, Nigeria,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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