168 parties to the Basel Convention in 2006


168 parties to the Basel convention in 2006


Map showing countries color-keyed as parties, active parties and non-parties to the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal.
In the 1980s, treaty negotiations towards hazardous waste control movements were launched by the international community with the support of the United Nations.

Map includes bar graph showing the number of parties that joined the convention from 1993 to 2006.


United Nations Environment Programme / GRID-Arendal [1].

Cartographer/Designer: C├ęcile Marin, Emmanuelle Bournay.

Primary Source:

Basel Convention


© 2006 UNEP / GRID-Arendal


For use constraints see [2]


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For a listing with flyovers, see Series:UNEP / GRID-Arendal.