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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Agreement For Water Resources Exploitation Within The Uruguay River And Its Effluent Pepiri-Guacu River
Alternative Treaty Name: 
Decree No 88-441 Promulgating The Agreement For Water Resources Exploitation Within The Uruguai River And Its Effluent Pepiri-Guacu River, Between The Government Of The Federal Republic Of Brazil And The Government Of The Republic Of Argentina
Possible Sources (additional): 
LEX-FAOC018219; bra18219.doc; UNEP - ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT IN AFRICA COMPENDIUM.
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Date IEA was signed: 
1983-06-29
Signature Year: 
1983
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: 
Title
Text used for E (environmental) coding: 
Agreement For Water Resources Exploitation Within The Uruguay River And Its Effluent Pepiri-Guacu River
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
water/river/water resources exploitation
Lineage
Lineage: 
Not Yet Assigned
Sequence in lineage: 
100.000
Secretariat and auspices
Secretariat: 
Legacy
Hidden fields
Version: 
2007.10
Inclusion Auto-Generated: 
BEA - Bilateral Environmental Agreements
Subject: 
FreshwaterResources
Category: 
ENV
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Treaty Text (legacy)
Data entry notes: 
This Decree promulgates the Agreement for Water Resources Exploitation within the Uruguai River and its effluent Pepiri-Guaçu River, between the Government of the Federal Republic of Brazil and the Government of the Republic of Argentina. It establishes the conditions for the creation and use of hydropower waterworks bet ween the two Governments. It also prescribes projects on the improvement of navigation, on water flood prevention and rational use of river waters. Projects must be authorized in order to avoid environmental pollution and to guarantee the ecosystem preservation.; FAO Descriptors: 110; 038; 231; 234; TFDD Basin: BAS-FAOC015262;
Member Code: 
BRA,ARG,
Members: 
Brazil,Argentina,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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