Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC)
Comisión Interamericana del Atún Tropical (CIAT)
1949-05-31 Washington DC USA
Established 31 May 1949, Washington DC (USA), on signature of Convention between USA and Costa Rica. Convention entered into force in 1950. Jun 2003, Antigua (Guatemala), adoption of the Convention for the Strengthening of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission Established by the 1949 Convention Between the United States of America and the Republic of Costa Rica (Antigua Convention), replacing previous Convention. Opening for signature, 14 Nov 2003, Washington DC (USA); entry into force, 27 Aug 2010.
Ensure long-term conservation and sustainable use of stocks of tunas and tuna-like species and other species of fish taken by vessels fishing for tunas and tuna-like species in the Convention Area, in accordance with relevant rules of international law.
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