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Organizations relating to Frontiers

Association of European Border Regions / Gronau, Germany / Est. 1971
Inter-State Commission for Water Coordination of Central Asia / Tashkent, Uzbekistan / Est. 1992
Central European Air Traffic Services / Est. 1997
Allied Command Operations / Shape, Belgium / Est. 1951
Working Community of the Pyrenees / Toulouse, France / Est. 1983
Literature Across Frontiers / Aberystwyth, UK / Est. 2001
Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1979
Association transfrontalière du pôle européen de développement / Longwy, France / Est. 1985
Task Force on Organized Crime in the Baltic Sea Region / Tallinn, Estonia
European Union / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1993
Cooperative Programme for Monitoring and Evaluation of the Long-range Transmission of Air Pollutants in Europe / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1979
Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park / Harare, Zimbabwe / Est. 2000
Conference of European Cross-border and Interregional Cities Network / Est. 2010
Europa Klubo / Nersingen, Germany / Est. 1974
Ingénieurs sans frontières / Paris, France / Est. 1982
International Boundary and Water Commission / El Paso TX, USA / Est. 1889
Space Frontier Foundation / Nyack NY, USA / Est. 1988
Mediators Beyond Borders International / Washington DC, USA
Peipsi Koostöör Keskus / Tartu, Estonia / Est. 1993
International Boundary Commission / Est. 1913
Asian Borderlands Research Network
European Train Control System / Valenciennes, France / Est. 2008
Frontiers Foundation / Toronto ON, Canada / Est. 1964
Solidarity Across Borders, Montréal / Est. 2003
United Nations Conference on Environment and Development
Arrangement Concerning Consultations Prior to the Installation in the Vicinity of the Frontiers of Permanent Stores of Explosive Substances for Civil Use / Est. 1950
Agreement Concluded between the Governments of El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala, the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture and the OAS General Secretariat Relative to an Extension for the Technical Cooperation for Execution of the Integral Development Plan for the Border Region Shared by the Three Countries / Est. 1994
ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution / Est. 2002
Agreement Concerning Cooperation at Local Government Levels Across Inter-Nordic National Borders / Est. 1977
Agreement on Special Maritime Border Zone / Est. 1954
International Convention to Facilitate the Crossing of Frontiers for Passengers and Baggage Carried by Rail / Est. 1952
Convention Concerning Frontier Workers / Est. 1950
Protocol to the Convention on Long Range Transboundary Air Pollution on Persistent Organic Pollutants / Est. 1998
Convention on the Ban of the Import of Hazardous Wastes into Africa and on the Control of Their Transboundary Movements within Africa / Est. 1991
Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context / Est. 1991
Protocol to the 1979 Convention on Long Range Transboundary Air Pollution on Long-term Financing of the Cooperative Programme for Monitoring and Evaluation of the Long-range Transmission of Air-pollutants in Europe / Est. 1984
UNCITRAL Model Law on Cross-border Insolvency / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1997
Agreement on Cross-border Cooperation / Est. 2005
Basel Protocol on Liability and Compensation for Damage Resulting from Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal / Est. 1999
Convention to Ban the Importation into Forum Island Countries of Hazardous Wastes and Radioactive Wastes and to Control the Transboundary Movement and Management of Hazardous Wastes within the South Pacific / Est. 1995
International Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods / Est. 1982
Convention Benelux Concernant la Coopération Transfrontalière entre Collectivités ou Autorités Territoriales / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1986
Protocol on the Abolition of Controls and Formalities at Internal Benelux Frontiers, and the Abolition of Barriers to Free Movement / Brussels, Belgium
Agreement Concerning Cooperation Over the Nordic National Frontiers between Local Authorities / Est. 1977
Protocol to the 1979 Convention on Long Range Transboundary Air Pollution on Further Reduction of Sulphur Emissions / Est. 1994
Protocol to the 1979 Convention on Long Range Transboundary Air Pollution on the Reduction of Sulphur Emissions or Their Transboundary Fluxes by at Least 30 per Cent / Est. 1985
Agreement on the Acceptance of Persons at the Frontier / Est. 1965
Protocol to the Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution on Heavy Metals / Est. 1998
Agreement on Transboundary Cooperation with a View to Preventing or Limiting Harmful Effects for Human Beings, Property or the Environment in the Event of Accidents / Est. 1989
Protocol to the 1979 Convention on Long Range Transboundary Air Pollution Concerning the Control of Nitrogen Oxides Emissions or Their Transboundary Fluxes / Est. 1988

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World Problems relating to Frontiers

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Toxic waste smuggling
Regional tensions
Violation of sovereignty by trans-border broadcasting
Military manoeuvres in sensitive border areas
Boundary disputes between states
Air traffic congestion
Violence along internal borders
Restrictions on international freedom of movement for national advantage
Border incidents and violence
Long-range transboundary air pollution
Discriminatory targeting of travellers by border control officials
Excessive frontier formalities in international travel
Uncertain land zoning
Financial and economic disputes between states and nationals of other states

Action Strategies relating to Frontiers

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Increasing industrial cooperation to control transboundary water pollution
Developing conventions on transboundary movement of hazardous waste
Controlling transboundary movement of hazardous waste
Sharing international water resources
Promoting research and development in transboundary air pollution control
Exchanging information to control transboundary air pollution
Managing transboundary issues
Combatting illegal immigration
Setting boundaries
Controlling transboundary movement of plants
Regulating transboundary movement and disposal of waste
Protecting migratory species
Controlling transboundary emissions of persistent organic pollutants
Implementing code of practice on transboundary movements of radioactive waste
Strengthening laws on pollution monitoring of national and transboundary waters
Developing environmental education on transboundary air pollution
Controlling transboundary emissions of heavy metal pollutants
Controlling transboundary emissions of nitrogen oxides
Regulating transboundary movement of genetically modified organisms
Controlling transboundary air pollution
Controlling transboundary effects of water-related disease
Providing public information on transboundary water pollution
Promoting cross-border regional biodiversity conservation
Mediating transboundary air pollution disputes
Settling border disputes

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