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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Signature Date (yyyy-mm-dd): 
1973-01-01
Signature Year: 
1973
Signature Place: 
Barbados
Signature-2nd bilateral: 
Entry into force (EIF) Date: 
1973-01-01
Terminated?
Term Date: 
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Western Central Atlantic Fishery Commission
Alternative Treaty Names: 
WECAFC
Possible Sources (additional): 
FAO-FI-739; 383; http://www.fao.org/fi/body/body.asp
Treaty Type
Multilateral / Bilateral / Other - New: 
Agreement Type Level 3: 
E (environment) Code (agreement is environmental or not): 
Environmental
Source for E (environmental) code: 
Title
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Western Central Atlantic Fishery Commission
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
commission/fish
Lineage
Lineage: 
Western Central Atlantic Fishery
Sequence: 
100.000
Secretariat and auspices
Org Auspices: 
Resolution 4/61
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
MEN - Multilateral Environmental Non-binding Instruments (non-agreements)
Subject: 
Species/Fauna/Fish/Organization
Category: 
ENV/FISH
Lang1: 
EN.txt
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Short Name: 
WECAFC
Core Filename: 
1973-WesternCentralAtlanticFisheryCommission
Notes (incl. non-URL source for text): 
To facilitate the coordination of research; to encourage education and training; to assist Member Governments in establishing rational policies, to promote the rational management of resources that are of interest for two or more countries.; Established under Article VI(1) of the FAO Constitution, by the FAO Council at its 61st Session in November 1973. The Statutes, first promulgated in 1973, were amended by the FAO Council at its 74th Session in December 1978 and by the 131st Session of the FAO Council in November 2006.
Date text posted to IEA: 
200501
Member Code: 
ATG,BHS,BRB,BLZ,BRA,COL,CRI,CUB,DMA,FRA,GRD,GTM,GIN,GUY,HTI,HND,JAM,JPN,KOR,MEX,NLD,NIC,PAN,KNA,
Members: 
Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, France, Grenada, Guatemala, Republic of Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Japan, Republic of Korea (South), Mexico, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Panama, Saint Kitts and Nevis,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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