The Protocol for the Protection of the Mediterranean Sea against Pollution Resulting from Exploration and Exploitation of the Continental Shelf and the Seabed and its Subsoil was adopted on 14 October 1994 by the Conference of Plenipotentiaries held in Madrid and has not yet entered into force.

InforMEA Tags: 
bioprospecting, continental shelf, deep sea bed, pollution
Entry into force: 
24 Mar 2011
Parent treaty: 
Region: 
Africa
Europe