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Definition(s)
International legal agreement appended or closely related to another agreement which constitutes a separate and additional agreement and which must be signed and ratified by the parties to the convention concerned. Protocols typically strengthen a convention by adding new, more detailed commitments. (Source: Glossary of terms for Negotiators of MEAs, 2007)

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  • supplementary agreement