3354

Researcher: 
Mitchell
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
2002-12-03
Signature Year: 
2002
Signature Place: 
Ghent
Signature-2nd bilateral: 
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
2005-12-01
Terminated?
Term Date: 
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
International Agreement On The River Scheldt/L'escaut
Possible Sources (additional): 
http://www.isc-cie.com/afbeeldingen/Gand.pdf
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: EAGER to ensure cooperation in the fields of ... [and] the prevention and control of accidental water pollution; CONSCIOUS THAT the protection of the Scheldt is also essential in order to preserve and ameliorate the ecosystem of the North Sea; CONSCIOUS THAT the Scheldt serves various functions and essential ecological, economic and social uses; CONCERNED to assure the maintenance and improvement of the quality of the water and the water ecosystems of the international hydrographic district of the Scheldt, by taking account of the value of its water, banks, riverine zones and coastal water; ANIMATED by the common will to collaborate to foster sustainable development and the will to put in place ... suitable measures for integrated management of the international hydrographic district of the Scheldt in order to carry out sustainable and integrated management of its water taking into account in particular its multifunctionality,
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Preamble: EAGER to ensure cooperation in the fields of ... [and] the prevention and control of accidental water pollution; CONSCIOUS THAT the protection of the Scheldt is also essential in order to preserve and ameliorate the ecosystem of the North Sea; CONSCIOUS THAT the Scheldt serves various functions and essential ecological, economic and social uses; CONCERNED to assure the maintenance and improvement of the quality of the water and the water ecosystems of the international hydrographic district of the Scheldt, by taking account of the value of its water, banks, riverine zones and coastal water; ANIMATED by the common will to collaborate to foster sustainable development and the will to put in place ... suitable measures for integrated management of the international hydrographic district of the Scheldt in order to carry out sustainable and integrated management of its water taking into account in particular its multifunctionality,
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
water/accident/ecosystem/hydrographic/pollut/river/sustainable and integrated management/sustainable development
Lineage
Lineage: 
L'escaut Protection
Sequence: 
200.000
Secretariat and auspices
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
AmendProtToB: 
3354
AmendProtToC: 
3354
AmendProtToType: 
Agreement
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
MEA - Multilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
FreshwaterResources/Nature/Ocean/Pollution/Accident
Category: 
ENV
Lang1: 
FR.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Core Filename: 
2002-ProtectionScheldt
Date text posted to IEA: 
200502
Member Code: 
FRA,NLD,BEL,(Bruxelles),BEL,(Flamande),BEL,(Wallone),
Members: 
France, Netherlands, Belgium (Bruxelles), Belgium (Flamande), Belgium (Wallone),
OrigMEAgrees: 
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