GEF REPCar Final Project Report - “Improving the Management of Agricultural Pesticides in Colombia, Costa Rica and Nicaragua”: Experiences of the GEF- Reducing Pesticide Run-off to the Caribbean Sea Project

United Nations Environment Programme ; Caribbean Environment Programme (2012)

When the Land Based Sources of Marine Pollution (LBS) Protocol of the Cartagena Convention was adopted in Aruba in 1999, it confirmed the commitment of Governments of the Wider Caribbean Region to protect their fragile coastal and marine resources from land based sources of pollution. The LBS Protocol committed regional Governments to develop and adopt Best Management Practices to reduce non-point sources of pollution, including from inappropriate agricultural practices.

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