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A reservation is a unilateral statement, however phrased or named, made by a contracting party when signing, ratifying, accepting, approving or acceding to a treaty, whereby it purports to exclude or to modify the legal effect of certain provisions in the treaty in their application to that 'party'. Reservations are in general permitted, unless they are prohibited by the treaty, or incompatible with the object and purpose of the treaty. (Source: Vienna Convention of the Law of Treaties, 1969, Art 2 para 1 (d); Art 19)

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with reservation

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Basel Convention
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
Convention on Migratory Species
Stockholm Convention
Vienna Convention
Montreal Protocol
Cartagena Protocol
Nagoya Protocol
Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds
International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
World Heritage Convention
Kyoto Protocol
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification
Rotterdam Convention