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How to Ensure Compliance with Espoo Convention in Nuclear Field in Ukraine / Policy paper (2014) (In Ukrainain)

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Complaint about Belarus NPP under Espoo Convention

Complaint on non-compliance by Belarus with its obligations under Espoo Convention in the course of construction of a nuclear power plant (NPP).


The complaint was developed by the European ECO Forum legal team and submited to the Implementation Committee of the Espoo Convention by the Ecoclub NGO (Ukraine).


The complaint includes:


1. Cover Form (English)

2. Main argumentation (English)

3. Annex I

4. Annex II

5. Annex III

6. Annex IV

(all annexes are in Russian)

Policy Review

March 2014

Red Book Rendezvous

Common Sturgeon

Red List Category: Critically Endangered.
Major Threats : Bycatch is the major threat and the extraction of gravel in the Garonne is a potential threat to the species. Dam construction, pollution and river regulation have led to loss and degradation of spawning sites.
Conservation Actions: An ongoing in situ conservation programme is in place. Ex-situ conservation is carried out in France and Germany.There is a fisheries awareness programme co-ordinated between National Fishermen Associations in Atlantic North Sea and WWF.This species was listed on CITES Appendix II in 1975, and moved to Appendix I in 1983.