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CHAPTER XXVII
ENVIRONMENT
1 .a Protocol to the 1979 Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution on Long-term Financing of the Co-operative Programme for Monitoring and Evaluation of the Long-range Transmission of Air Pollutants in Europe (EMEP)
Geneva, 28 September 1984
Entry into force
:
28 January 1988 in accordance with article 10 (a) and (b).
Registration :
28 January 1988, No. 25638
Status :
Signatories : 22. Parties : 46
Text :
United Nations,  Treaty Series , vol. 1491, p. 167 and doc. EB.AIR/AC.1/4, Annex, and EB.AIR/ CRP.1/Add.4.
Note :
The Protocol was drawn up within the framework of the Economic Commission for Europe and adopted by the Executive Body for the Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution on 27 September 1984.  It was opened for signature at Geneva from 28 September to 5 October 1984, and it remained open for signature at the Headquarters of the United Nations in New York until 4 April 1985.
Participant
Signature
Ratification, Acceptance(A), Approval(AA), Accession(a), Succession(d)
Albania
   6 Sep 2011 a
Armenia
  21 Jan 2014 a
Austria
   4 Jun 1987 a
Belarus
28 Sep 1984
 4 Oct 1985 A
Belgium
25 Feb 1985
 5 Aug 1987
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1
   1 Sep 1993 d
Bulgaria
 4 Apr 1985
26 Sep 1986 AA
Canada
 3 Oct 1984
 4 Dec 1985
Croatia 1
  21 Sep 1992 d
Cyprus
  20 Nov 1991 a
Czech Republic 2
  30 Sep 1993 d
Denmark
28 Sep 1984
29 Apr 1986
Estonia
   7 Dec 2001 a
European Union
28 Sep 1984
17 Jul 1986 AA
Finland
 7 Dec 1984
24 Jun 1986
France
22 Feb 1985
30 Oct 1987 AA
Georgia
   7 Feb 2013 a
Germany 3, 4
26 Feb 1985
 7 Oct 1986
Greece
  24 Jun 1988 a
Hungary
27 Mar 1985
 8 May 1985 AA
Ireland
 4 Apr 1985
26 Jun 1987
Italy
28 Sep 1984
12 Jan 1989
Latvia
  18 Feb 1997 a
Liechtenstein
   1 May 1985 a
Lithuania
   7 Nov 2003 a
Luxembourg
21 Nov 1984
24 Aug 1987
Malta
  14 Mar 1997 a
Monaco
  27 Aug 1999 a
Montenegro 5
  23 Oct 2006 d
Netherlands 6
28 Sep 1984
22 Oct 1985 A
Norway
28 Sep 1984
12 Mar 1985 A
Poland
  14 Sep 1988 a
Portugal
  19 Jan 1989 a
Romania
  28 Apr 2003 a
Russian Federation
28 Sep 1984
21 Aug 1985 A
Serbia 1
  12 Mar 2001 d
Slovakia 2
  28 May 1993 d
Slovenia 1
   6 Jul 1992 d
Spain
  11 Aug 1987 a
Sweden
28 Sep 1984
12 Aug 1985
Switzerland
 3 Oct 1984
26 Jul 1985
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  10 Mar 2010 a
Turkey
 3 Oct 1984
20 Dec 1985
Ukraine
28 Sep 1984
30 Aug 1985 A
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
20 Nov 1984
12 Aug 1985
United States of America
28 Sep 1984
29 Oct 1984 A
End Note
1.The former Yugoslavia had acceeded to the Protocol on 28 October 1987. See also note 1 under “Bosnia and Herzegovina”, “Croatia”, “former Yugoslavia”, “Slovenia”, “The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” and “Yugoslavia” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.
2.Czechoslovakia had acceded to the Protocol on 26 November 1986. See note 1 under “Czech Republic” and note 1 under  “Slovakia” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.
3.The German Democratic Republic had acceded to the Protocol on 17 December 1986 with the following declaration:

. . . In accordance with article 3, paragraph 1 of the Protocol, the German Democratic Republic declares that the contributions of the German Democratic Republic will be made in national currency which can exclusively be used for deliveries and services by the German Democratic Republic.

See also note 2 under “Germany” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.

4.See note 1 under “Germany” regarding Berlin (West) in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.
5.See note 1 under "Montenegro" in the "Historical Information" section in the front matter of this volume.
6.For the Kingdom in Europe.