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New Parties

Since October 2008


Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade.


New Parties to the Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade since the Fourth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP-4) in October 2008:

Participant Signature Ratification, Acceptance (A), Approval (AA), Accession (a)
Albania   9 Aug 2010 a
Antigua and Barbuda   23 Aug 2010 a
Colombia 11 Sep 1998 3 Dec 2008
Costa Rica 17 Aug 1999 13 Aug 2009
Guatemala   19 Apr 2010 a
Lao People´s Democratic Republic   10 Sept 2010 a
Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of   12 Aug 2010 a
Malawi   27 Feb 2009 a
Mozambique   15 Apr 2010 a
Nicaragua   19 Sept 2008 a
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines   29 Oct 2010 a
Serbia   31 Jul 2009 a
Somalia   26 Jul 2010 a
Tonga   31 Mar 2010 a
Trinidad and Tobago   16 Dec 2009 a
Uganda   18 Aug 2008 a