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133 Parties to the Basel Convention (11 November 1999)
This graphic shows the locations of parties and signatories to the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal, as of November 11, 1999. Explanatory note from the full report: 'There were 133 Parties to the Basel Convention as of 11 November 1999. Out of these there were 28 African countries, 32 countries in Asia and the Pacific, 18 countries in Central and Eastern Europe, 27 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, 27 Western European and other countries, and the European Union. Afghanistan, Haiti and the United States were Convention signatories but had not yet ratified the treaty as of November 11, 1999.'