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Sunday, 09 October 2011 00:50

The Great Lakes Commission

The Great Lakes Commission is an interstate compact agency that promotes the orderly, integrated and comprehensive development, use and conservation of the water and related natural resources of the Great Lakes basin and St. Lawrence River. Its members include the eight Great Lakes states with associate member status for the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Québec.

Créé par arrêté préfectoral le 23 décembre 2002, le Syndicat Mixte d'Aménagement Hydraulique du Bassin Versant de la Somme (AMEVA) est aujourd’hui constitué de 79 Communes isolées, 22 EPCI, 12 Associations syndicales de propriétaires riverains, du Conseil général de la Somme et du Conseil général de l’Aisne.

Published in French West Coast
Friday, 07 October 2011 00:00

Confederacion hidrografica del Guadiana

Bienvenida del Presidente...

Os escribo desde el Guadiana y os recibo en él. Dejadme que os diga que nuestro río, su tierra y su gente son un espacio de acogida, un espacio de entendimiento y cooperación....

Published in Guadiana
Wednesday, 24 August 2011 09:52

The Amazon Cooperation Treaty (ACT)

The Amazon Cooperation Treaty (ACT), signed on July 1978 by Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru, Suriname and Venezuela, is a legal instrument that recognizes the transboundary nature of the Amazon. Until the 1970's, environmental preservation was no more than a commitment in light of the 1972 Stockholm Declaration that considered environmental protection one of the future priorities of mankind.
Published in _Amazon Global

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