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Organizations relating to Agreements

World Trade Organization / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1995
North Atlantic Treaty Organization / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1949
African Union / Addis Ababa, Ethiopia / Est. 2001
International Baptist Convention / Est. 1957
Entente Council / Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire / Est. 1959
Council of Europe / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1949
International Integration Institute of the Andrés Bello Convention / La Paz, Bolivia / Est. 1975
Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity / Montréal QC, Canada / Est. 1993
Secretaria Permanente del Tratado General de Integración Económica Centroamericana / Guatemala, Guatemala / Est. 1960
Secretaria Permanente del Convenio Multilateral sobre Cooperación y Asistencia Mutua entre las Direcciones Nacionales de Aduanas de América Latina, España y Portugal / Mexico City, Mexico / Est. 1981
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change - Secretariat / Bonn, Germany / Est. 1995
Intergovernmental Committee of the Universal Copyright Convention / Paris, France / Est. 1974
Secretariat of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals / Bonn, Germany
Global Campaign for Ratification of the Convention on the Rights of Migrant Workers / Geneva, Switzerland
Permanent Secretariat to the Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds / Bonn, Germany / Est. 1999
Secretariat of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora / Geneva, Switzerland
ACT Alliance EU / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1990
Secretariat of the Rotterdam Convention / Rome, Italy
Institute of Appropriate Technology Transfer to Marginal Sectors of the Andrés Bello Convention / Lima, Peru / Est. 1986
Civilscape / Bonn, Germany / Est. 2008
International Centre for Trade Union Rights / London, UK / Est. 1987
Secretariat of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification / Bonn, Germany / Est. 1999
Council of the European Union / Est. 1952
European Council / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1974
Standing Committee to the Bern Convention on the Conservation of European Wildlife and Natural Habitats / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1982
Special Committee on Decolonization / New York NY, USA / Est. 1961
Accord RAMOGE / Monte Carlo, Monaco
Secretariat of the Convention of Wetlands / Gland, Switzerland / Est. 1987
ACT Alliance / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 2010
Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia - Information Sharing Centre / Singapore, Singapore / Est. 2004
Police Cooperation Convention for Southeast Europe Secretariat / Ljubljana, Slovenia / Est. 2008
International Coalition for the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a Communications Procedure
Antarctic Treaty / Buenos Aires, Argentina / Est. 1959
International Olympic Truce Foundation / Lausanne, Switzerland / Est. 2000
Hipólito Unanue Agreement / Lima, Peru / Est. 1971
Framework Convention Alliance / Ottawa ON, Canada / Est. 1999
International Indian Treaty Council / Tucson AZ, USA / Est. 1974
Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1979
Open Partial Agreement on the Prevention of, Protection against and Organization of Relief in Major Natural and Technological Disasters / Strasbourg, France / Est. 1987
Atlantic Treaty Association / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1954
Simón Rodriguez Agreement / Lima, Peru / Est. 1973
Group of Four / Est. 1992
Group of Three / Est. 1990
Comptoirs français du pacifique / Est. 1967
NAFTA Secretariat / Ottawa ON, Canada / Est. 1993
United Nations Truce Supervision Organization / Jerusalem, Israel / Est. 1948
Five Power Defence Arrangements / Est. 1971
Agreement for cooperation in dealing with pollution of the North Sea by oil and other harmful substances / London, UK / Est. 1983
International NGO Platform on the Migrant Workers' Convention / Geneva, Switzerland

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World Problems relating to Agreements

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Preferential trade arrangements
Denial of the right to medical consent
Unethical experiments with drugs and medical devices
Sexual intercourse with minors
Ineffective testamentary dispositions among countries
High severance pay for top managers
Violations of contract law
Restrictions on export activity due to licensing arrangements
Inadequate registration of wills
Abusive exemption from legal requirements
Limited acceptance of human rights treaties
Legal contract system reduced to individual needs
Exclusive sales and representation agreements in transfer of technology
Trade restrictions due to voluntary export restraints
Restrictive cross-licensing agreements
Exclusive dealing arrangements
Regional protectionism
Inadequate laws of the sea
Exploitation of casual workers
Unethical practices of national defence industries
Ineffective techniques for achieving consensus
Parochial monetary agreements
Restrictive agreements on product standards
Age discrimination in employment

Action Strategies relating to Agreements

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Monitoring implementation of international environmental agreements
Developing international environmental law
Negotiating convention for the elimination of nuclear weapons
Developing conventions on hazardous substances
Creating compliance regimes for multilateral environmental agreements
Improving consensus concerning global problems
Developing conventions on the atmosphere
Developing effective pesticide policies
Developing conventions on transboundary movement of hazardous waste
Developing international agreements on nuclear safety
Developing policy on climate change
Sharing international water resources
Applying precautionary principle to trade and environment matters
Improving strength of international treaties
Acknowledging ratified treaties
Allowing popular consent
Concluding new international agreements to achieve global sustainability
Establishing orderly economic marketing system
Ensuring compatibility between multilateral environmental agreements and World Trade Organization rules
Developing institutional arrangements
Seeking national consensus on capacity building strategies for implementing Agenda 21
Implementing environmental legal agreements
Promoting policy coherence in world trade agreements
Evaluating the effects of world trade agreements on the environment

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