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Marine and Freshwater

Definition(s)

Portions of a geographical area which constitutes a hydrogeological unit as the catchment area for a single river which are under the jurisdiction of two or more countries. (Source: GEMET/WPRa)

In other languages

French
cours d'eau international
Russian
международный водный путь
Spanish
cursos de agua internacionales
Chinese, Simplified
国际水道
Arabic
مجرى مائي دولي

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with international watercourse

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with international watercourse. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Basel Convention
The Water Convention
Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents
Agreement on the Conservation of Small Cetaceans of the Baltic and North Seas