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ABIDJAN CONVENTION SECRETARIAT
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Contact: Mr. Abou Bamba, Executive Secretary of Abidjan Convention
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Abidjan Convention: Experts finalize key protocols

Experts from the countries of Africa’s Atlantic seaboard on Wednesday agreed on three additional draft protocols to the Abidjan Convention, paving the way for their examination and approval by ministers from the Convention’s States Parties at their meeting on Thursday and Friday.

They also agreed to amendments to the Abidjan Convention [full name: Convention for Cooperation in the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Atlantic Coast of the West, Central and Southern Africa region] signed in 1981, ratified in 1984 and amended once since then.[See more]