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Summary of Coding of Agreements for SOVR

List of lines from these agreements coded with SOVR
Agreements with How many
at least 1 paragraph coded as: SOVR 130
no paragraphs coded as: SOVR 42
Clarification: Codes (accept for ATTACH, INFO, RELA, SCIR, and SOVR) are assigned at the Article level based on one or more paragraphs in the Article having the code. Therefore, many paragraphs included below will not relate to the given code but at least one paragraph in each article will relate to the given code. Ensure you read the Coding Manual at before using this data.
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Citation: Data from Ronald B. Mitchell. 2002-2018. International Environmental Agreements Database Project (Version 2014.3).
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Date accessed: 22 October 2018
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Signature Date Agreements Containing SOVR Code
1902-03-19 Convention For The Protection Of Birds Useful To Agriculture
1911-07-07 Convention Respecting Measures For The Preservation And Protection Of The Fur Seals In The North Pacific Ocean
1920-02-09 Treaty Concerning The Archipelago Of Spitsbergen
1931-09-24 Convention For The Regulation Of Whaling
1933-11-08 Convention Relative To The Preservation Of Fauna And Flora In Their Natural State
1935-02-20 International Convention For The Campaign Against Contagious Diseases Of Animals
1937-09-06 Convention Between Denmark, Norway And Sweden Concerning The Preservation Of Plaice And Dab In The Skagerrak, Kattegat And Sound
1940-10-12 Convention On Nature Protection And Wildlife Preservation In The Western Hemisphere
1946-04-05 Convention For The Regulation Of The Meshes Of Fishing Nets And The Size Limits Of Fish
1949-02-08 International Convention For The Northwest Atlantic Fisheries
1949-05-31 Convention For The Establishment Of An Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission
1950-10-18 International Convention For The Protection Of Birds
1952-05-09 International Convention For The High Seas Fisheries Of The North Pacific Ocean
1956-02-27 Plant Protection Agreement For The Asia And Pacific Region
1957-02-09 Interim Convention On Conservation Of North Pacific Fur Seals
1958-01-29 Convention Concerning Fishing In The Waters Of The Danube
1958-04-29 Convention On The Continental Shelf
1958-04-29 Convention On Fishing And Conservation Of The Living Resources Of The High Seas
1959-01-24 Northeast Atlantic Fisheries Convention
1959-04-29 Agreement Concerning The Regulation Of Lake Inari By Means Of The Kaitakoski Hydroelectric Power Station And Dam
1959-07-07 Convention Concerning Fishing In The Black Sea
1959-12-01 Antarctic Treaty
1963-05-21 Convention On Civil Liability For Nuclear Damage
1963-10-17 Nordic Mutual Emergency Assistance Agreement In Connection With Radiation Accidents
1963-10-26 Act Regarding Navigation And Economic Cooperation Between The States Of The Niger Basin
1964-03-31 Indus Basin Development Fund (Supplemental) Agreement
1964-11-25 Agreement Concerning The Niger River Commission And The Navigation And Transport On The River Niger
1966-05-14 International Convention For The Conservation Of Atlantic Tunas
1967-06-01 Convention On The Conduct Of Fishing Operations In The North Atlantic
1967-09-13 Phytosanitary Convention For Africa
1968-09-15 African Convention On The Conservation Of Nature And Natural Resources
1969-06-09 Agreement For Cooperation In Dealing With Pollution Of The North Sea By Oil
1969-10-23 Convention On The Conservation Of The Living Resources Of The Southeast Atlantic
1969-11-29 International Convention Relating To Intervention On The High Seas In Cases Of Oil Pollution Casualties
1969-11-29 International Convention On Civil Liability For Oil Pollution Damage
1970-06-10 Benelux Convention On The Hunting And Protection Of Birds
1971-09-16 Agreement Between Denmark, Finland, Norway, And Sweden Concerning Cooperation In Measures To Deal With Pollution Of The Sea By Oil
1971-12-18 International Convention On The Establishment Of An International Fund For Compensation For Oil Pollution Damage
1972-02-15 Convention For The Prevention Of Marine Pollution By Dumping From Ships And Aircraft
1972-04-10 Convention On The Prohibition Of The Development, Production And Stockpiling Of Bacteriological (Biological) And Toxin Weapons, And On Their Destruction
1972-11-23 Convention For The Protection Of The World Cultural And Natural Heritage
1973-03-03 Convention On International Trade In Endangered Species Of Wild Fauna And Flora
1973-09-13 Convention On Fishing And Conservation Of The Living Resources In The Baltic Sea And the Belts
1973-11-15 Agreement On Conservation Of Polar Bears
1974-11-18 Agreement On An International Energy Programme
1975-01-24 Agreement Concerning A Joint Project For Planning, Design, Experiment, Preparation, Performance And Reporting Of Reactor Safety Experiments Concerning Containment Response
1976-02-16 Convention For The Protection Of The Mediterranean Sea Against Pollution
1976-05-05 Agreement Regarding Monitoring Of The Stratosphere
1978-07-03 Treaty For Amazonian Cooperation
1978-07-07 International Convention On Standards Of Training, Certification And Watchkeeping For Seafarers
1978-10-24 Convention On Future Multilateral Cooperation In The Northwest Atlantic Fisheries
1979-06-23 Convention On The Conservation Of Migratory Species Of Wild Animals
1979-07-10 South Pacific Forum Fisheries Agency Convention
1979-11-13 Convention On Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution
1979-11-28 International Plant Protection Convention (1979 Revised Text)
1980-03-03 Convention On The Physical Protection Of Nuclear Material
1980-11-18 Convention On Future Multilateral Cooperation In Northeast Atlantic Fisheries
1980-11-21 Convention Creating The Niger Basin Authority
1981-03-23 Convention For Cooperation In The Protection And Development Of The Marine And Coastal Environment Of The West And Central African Region
1982-02-11 Nauru Agreement Concerning Cooperation In The Management Of Fisheries Of Common Interest
1982-02-14 Regional Convention For The Conservation Of The Red Sea And Gulf Of Aden Environment
1982-03-02 Convention For The Conservation Of Salmon In The North Atlantic Ocean
1982-06-08 Benelux Convention On Nature Conservation And Landscape Protection
1982-10-29 Constitutional Agreement Of The Latin American Organization For Fisheries Development
1983-07-28 Amendment To The Convention Relating To The Creation Of The Gambia River Basin Development Organization (Adhesion of Guinée-Bissau)
1984-08-03 Provisional Understanding Regarding Deep Seabed Matters
1985-03-22 Convention For The Protection Of The Ozone Layer
1985-07-09 ASEAN Agreement On The Conservation Of Nature And Natural Resources
1985-08-06 South Pacific Nuclear Free Zone Treaty
1986-03-18 European Convention For The Protection Of Vertebrate Animals Used For Experimental And Other Scientific Purposes
1986-09-26 Convention On Assistance In The Case Of A Nuclear Accident Or Radiological Emergency
1986-09-26 Convention On Early Notification Of A Nuclear Accident
1986-11-24 Convention For The Protection Of The Natural Resources And Environment Of The South Pacific Region
1987-08-14 Agreement On The Resolution Of Practical Problems With Respect To Deep Seabed Mining Areas
1989-03-22 Convention On The Control Of Transboundary Movements Of Hazardous Wastes And Their Disposal
1989-07-21 Agreement Creating The Eastern Pacific Tuna Fishing Organization
1990-10-16 Agreement On The Conservation Of Seals In The Wadden Sea
1990-10-17 Cooperation Agreement For The Protection Of The Coasts And Waters Of The North-East Atlantic Against Pollution
1990-11-30 International Convention On Oil Pollution Preparedness, Response And Cooperation
1991-01-30 Convention On The Ban Of The Import Into Africa And The Control Of Transboundary Movement And Management Of Hazardous Wastes Within Africa
1991-02-25 Convention On Environmental Impact Assessment In A Transboundary Context
1991-12-04 Agreement On The Conservation Of Populations of European Bats
1991-12-13 Agreement For The Establishment Of The Intergovernmental Organization For Marketing Information And Cooperation Services For Fishery Products In Africa
1992-03-17 Agreement On The Conservation Of Small Cetaceans Of The Baltic And North Seas
1992-04-09 Agreement On Cooperation In Research, Conservation And Management Of Marine Mammals In The North Atlantic
1992-04-21 Convention On The Protection Of The Black Sea Against Pollution
1992-05-13 Agreement Establishing The Inter-American Institute For Global Change Research
1992-06-05 Convention On Biological Diversity
1992-07-09 Niue Treaty On Cooperation In Fisheries Surveillance And Law Enforcement In The South Pacific Region
1992-07-18 Cooperation Agreement On The Forecast, Prevention And Mitigation Of Natural And Technological Disasters
1992-12-11 Amendment to the Agreement On The Network Of Aquaculture Centres In Asia And The Pacific
1993-02-18 Agreement On The Establishment Of The Near East Plant Protection Organization
1993-06-16 Agreement Establishing The South Pacific Regional Environment Programme
1993-09-14 North American Agreement On Environmental Cooperation
1993-11-24 Agreement To Promote Compliance With International Conservation And Management Measures By Fishing Vessels On The High Seas
1993-11-25 Agreement For The Establishment Of The Indian Ocean Tuna Commission
1994-01-26 International Tropical Timber Agreement
1994-06-16 Convention On The Conservation And Management Of Pollock Resources In The Central Bering Sea
1994-06-17 Convention To Combat Desertification In Those Countries Experiencing Serious Drought And/Or Desertification, Particularly In Africa
1994-07-24 Convention Establishing the Association of Caribbean States
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Please cite as:
Data from Ronald B. Mitchell. 2002-2018. International Environmental Agreements Database Project (Version 2014.3).
Available at:
Date accessed: 22 October 2018