INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL CONVENTIONS AND AGREEMENTS RATIFIED BY ISRAEL

Agreement for the Establishment of a General Fisheries Council for the Mediterranean (as amended), Rome, 1949

Convention for the Establishment of the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Orgaization (as amended), Paris, 1951

International Plant Protection Convention, Rome, 1951

International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution of the Sea by Oil, London, 1954

Convention on the Continental Shelf, Geneva, 1958

Convention on the High Seas, Geneva, 1958

International Convention for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (as amended), 1961

Treaty Banning Nuclear Weapons Tests in the Atmosphere, in Outer Space and Under Water, Moscow, 1963

Treaty on Principles Governing Activities of States in the Exploration and Use of Outer Space including the Moon and other Celestial Bodies, 1967

Convention on the Conservation of the Living Resources of the Southeast Atlantic, Rome, 1969

Convention concerning Prtotection against Hazards of Poisoning Arising from Benzene, 1971

Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, Washington, 1973

International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973/1978 and Protocol

Convention for the Protection of the Mediterranean Sea Against Pollution, Barcelona, 1976

Protocol for the Prevention of Pollution of the Mediterranean Sea by Dumping from Ships and Aircraft, Barcelona, 1976

Protocol Concerning Cooperation in Combatting Pollution of the Mediterranean Sea by Oil and Other harmful Substances in Cases of Emergency, Barcelona, 1976

Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals, Bonn, 1979

Protocol for the Protection of the Mediterranean Sea Against Pollution from Land-Based Sources, 1980

Protocol Concerning Mediterranean Specially Protected Areas, Geneva, 1982.

Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer, 1985

Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer, 1987

Amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (London Amendment), 1990

Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Waste and their Disposal, Basel, 1989 (in the process of ratification).