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Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer, Vienna Convention Layer on the Protection of the Ozone Layer 1985

Preamble

Article 1 - Definitions

Article 2 - General obligations

Article 3 - Research and Systematic Observations

Article 4 - Co-operation in the Legal, Scientific and Technical Fields

Article 5 - Transmission of Information

Article 6 - Conference of the Parties

Article 7 - Secretariat

Article 8 - Adoption of Protocols

Article 9 - Amendment of the Convention or Protocols

Article 10 - Adoption and Amendment of Annexes

Article 11 - Settlement of Disputes

Article 12 - Signature

Article 13 - Ratification Acceptance or Approval

Article 14 - Accession

Article 15 - Right to vote

Article 16 - Relationship between the Convention and its Protocols

Article 17 - Entry into Force

Article 18 - Reservations

Article 19 - Withdrawal

Article 20 - Depositary

Article 21 - Authentic Texts

Annex I - Research And Systematic Observations

Annex II - Information Exchange

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Manifest

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Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer, Vienna Convention Layer on the Protection of the Ozone Layer 1985

Preamble

The Parties to this Convention

Aware of the potentially harmful impact on human health and the environment through modification of the ozone layer,

Recalling the pertinent provisions of the Declaration of the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, and in particular principle 21, which provides that "States have, in accordance with the Charter of the United Nations and the principles of international law, the sovereign right to exploit their own resources pursuant to their own environmental policies, and the responsibility to ensure that activities within their jurisdiction or control do not cause damage to the environment of other States or of areas beyond the limits of national jurisdiction",

Taking into account the circumstances and particular requirements of developing countries,

Mindful of the work and studies proceeding within both international and national organizations and, in particular, of the World Plan of Action on the Ozone Layer of the United Nations Environment Programme,

Mindful also of the precautionary measures for the protection of the ozone layer which have already been taken at the national and international levels,

Aware that measures to protect the ozone layer from modifications due to human activities require international co-operation and action, and should be based on relevant scientific and technical considerations,

Aware also of the need for further research and systematic observations to further develop scientific knowledge of the ozone layer and possible adverse effects resulting from its modification,

Determined to protect human health and the environment against adverse effects resulting from modifications of the ozone layer,

Have agreed as follows:


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