Convention to Ban the Importation into Forum Island Countries of Hazardous and Radioactive Wastes and to Control the Transboundary Movement and Management of Hazardous Wastes within the South Pacific Region, 1995 (Waigani Convention)

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Modelled on the Basel Convention and constitutes the regional implementation of the international hazardous waste control regime (Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions), the Convention bans importation into Forum Island Countries of hazardous and radioactive wastes and controls the transboundary movement and management of hazardous wastes within the South Pacific Region.


SPREP: Waigani Convention