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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Agreement Between The United States of America And The United Mexican States On Cooperation For The Protection And Improvement Of The Environment In The Border Area
Possible Sources (additional): 
LEX-FAOC016422; bi16422.pdf; Photocopy, 8 pp.
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Date IEA was signed: 
1983-08-14
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 Between The United States of America And The United Mexican States On Cooperation For The Protection And Improvement Of The Environment In The Border Area
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
environment
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: 
Nature
Category: 
ENV
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Data entry notes: 
Objectives of the Agreement are to establish the basis for cooperation between the Parties for the protection, improvement and conserva tion of the environment, as well as to agree on necessary measures to prevent and control air, land and water pollution in the border area. To these ends, each Party shall designate a national co-ordinator whose principal functions will be to coordinate and monitor the implementation of the Agreement. The Parties shall hold a high level meeting at least once a year and may, as they deem necessary, convoke meetings of experts for the purposes of coordinating their environmental protection nationa l programs. The Agreement shall remain in force indefinitely unless one of the Parties notifies the other of its desire to denounce it, in which case the Agreement will terminate six months after the date of such written notification.; FAO Descriptors: 110; 209110; 209; TFDD Basin: BAS-FAOC015115BAS-FAOC015276BAS-FAOC015326BAS-FAOC015356;
Member Code: 
MEX,USA,
Members: 
United States,Mexico,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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