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The objective of the Protocol is to strengthen national and regional preparedness and response capacity of the nations and territories of the region. The Protocol also serves to foster and facilitate co-operation and mutual assistance among the nations and territories in cases of emergency in order to prevent and control major oil spill incidents.

Entry into force
11 Oct 1986
Latin America and the Caribbean
Date of text
Tue, 22 March 2016