The Convention for the Protection and Development of the Marine Environment in the Wider Caribbean Region is a comprehensive, umbrella agreement for the protection and development of the marine environment. This regional environmental convention provides the legal framework for cooperative regional and national actions in the Wider Caribbean Region (WCR).

InforMEA Tags: 
land-based marine pollution, marine ecosystem, marine pollution
Entry into force: 
10 Oct 1986
Region: 
Latin America and the Caribbean