Report of the 22nd NOWPAP MERRAC Focal Points Meeting & the 14th Competent National Authorities Meeting

United Nations Environment Programme ; Northwest Pacific Action Plan (2019-08-30)

The Action Plan for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Northwest Pacific Region (NOWPAP) and three Resolutions were adopted in September 1994 at the First Intergovernmental Meeting (IGM) by the NOWPAP Members, namely the People’s Republic of China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, and the Russian Federation (hereinafter referred to as China, Japan, Korea and Russia). In order to implement NOWPAP activities related to the development of effective measures for regional cooperation on marine pollution preparedness and response, it was recommended that a regional Forum be created under the NOWPAP framework.

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