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Researcher: 
Mitchell
Treaty Name and Text
Agreement Name: 
Agreement Between The Government Of The People's Republic Of China And The Government Of Mongolia On The Protection And Utilization Of Transboundary Waters
Possible Sources (additional): 
LEX-FAOC017921; bi-17921.pdf
Signature/Entry into Force/Termination
Date IEA was signed: 
1994-04-29
Signature Year: 
1994
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 Government Of The People's Republic Of China And The Government Of Mongolia On The Protection And Utilization Of Transboundary Waters
Specific words used to code agreement as E (environmental): 
water/ waters/boundary/boundary waters/utilization of transboundary water
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/Territory
Category: 
ENV
Deletable
Treaty Text (legacy)
Data entry notes: 
The Agreement enters into force upon exchange of notes and remains in force for 10 years.; This Agreement refers to the following transboundary waters: Halaha River, Kerules River, Bor Nor Lake and Bulgan River. It also applies to other inland waters that form or cross the common boundary (art. 1). It is drawn up in the framework of the Treaty between the two countries on common boundaries and settlement of boundary matters of 28 November, 1988. The Parties agree to cooperate in the field of investigation and survey of dynamics, resources and quality of boundary waters, the examination and measurement of changes in boundary lakes and river basins, investigation, protection and development of transboundary waters and its aquatic animal and plant life; monitoring and reduction of pollution; maintenance and rational use of water conservation projec ts and flood-prevention facilities. Concrete collaboration measures are specified in article 3. Article 4 gives importance to the conservation of ecological systems and the equitable use of water resources. Article 5 concerns cooperation in the field of protection and development of fish resources in the Bor Nor Lake. Consultation between the Parties shall take place on annual consumption of water from transboundary waters. A Joint Committee on Transboundary Waters shall be formed to handle matt ers relating to the implementation of this Agreement under Article 10.; FAO Descriptors: 110; 238; 218; 209110; 021; 247; 088; TFDD Basin: BAS-FAOC015095;
Member Code: 
MCO,CHN,
Members: 
Mongolia,China,
OrigMEAgrees: 
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