Transboundary water pollution


The Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes was adopted in March 1992 in Helsinki and signed by 24 countries and the EEC/EU (mid-1993). It is intended to strengthen national and international actions aimed at the protection and ecologically sound management of transboundary waters, both surface and groundwaters.

Narrower Problems:
Marine pollution
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 7: Affordable and Clean Energy
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST