2922

Researcher: 
Mitchell
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
1980-11-21
Signature Year: 
1980
Signature Place: 
Faranah
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
1982-12-03
Terminated?
Term Type: 
Terminated but exact date unclear because entry into force date of 3025 is unknown. Termination warrant from 3025: "Article 21 - Entry into force This Convention, which revises and replaces the agreement signed in Faranah November 21, 1980 shall come into force upon ratification by two thirds of the signatory Member States."
Term by ID: 
3025
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Convention Creating The Niger Basin Authority
Alternative Treaty Names: 
Convention Creating the Niger Basin Authority and Protocol Relating to the Development Fund of the Niger Basin
Possible Sources (additional): 
ECOLEX-2700; SMTFE-2; http://mgd.nacse.org/cgi-bin/qml2.0/watertreaty/intl_treaties.qml?qml_screen=full&TN=139; Burhenne, Rummel-Bulska, UNEP96, Hohmann; tre-1110.txt; reg-111.txt
Treaty Type
Multilateral / Bilateral / Other - New: 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
Environmental
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Text: Art.3.1.The aim of the Authority is to promote the co-operation among member States and to ensure an integrated development of the Niger Basin in all fields, by developing its resources particularly in the fields of energy, water resources, agriculture, animal husbandry, fishing and fisheries, forestry and forestry exploitation, transport, communications and industry.
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Text: Art.3.1.The aim of the Authority is to promote the co-operation among member States and to ensure an integrated development of the Niger Basin in all fields, by developing its resources particularly in the fields of energy, water resources, agriculture, animal husbandry, fishing and fisheries, forestry and forestry exploitation, transport, communications and industry.
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
water/agricult/animal/energy/fish/forest
Lineage
Lineage: 
Niger Basin
Sequence: 
300.000
Secretariat and auspices
Secretariat: 
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
AmendProtToB: 
2922
AmendProtToC: 
2922
AmendProtToType: 
Agreement
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
MEA - Multilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
Energy/Species/Agriculture/Fauna/Flora/Fish/FreshwaterResources
Category: 
ENV/FISH
UNEP2005pg: 
275
Coded Text: 
x
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Core Filename: 
1980-NigerBasinAuthority
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
The 1964 Niger River Commission was reorganized in 1980 as the nine-member Niger Basin Authority; This Convention supersedes the agreement signed in Niamey in Nov 1964 as amended in Niamey in Feb 1968 and June 1973 and in Lagos in Jan 1979; TFDD Basin: Niger
Date text posted to IEA: 
200403
Member Code: 
TCD,MLI,BEN,NER,GIN,NGA,CMR,BFA,CIV,
Members: 
Chad, Mali, Benin, Niger, Republic of Guinea, Nigeria, Cameroon, Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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