Bern Convention

 

SUMMARY OF:

Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats

Decision 88/72/EEC — conclusion of the Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats

WHAT IS THE AIM OF THE CONVENTION AND OF THE DECISION?

KEY POINTS

DATE OF ENTRY INTO FORCE

The Bern Convention entered into force on 6 June 1982.

BACKGROUND

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MAIN DOCUMENTS

Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats (OJ L 38, 10.2.1982, pp. 3-32)

Council Decision 82/72/EEC of 3 December 1981 concerning the conclusion of the Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats (Bern Convention) (OJ L 38, 10.2.1982, pp. 1-2)

RELATED DOCUMENTS

Council Decision 98/746/EC of 21 December 1998 concerning the approval, on behalf of the Community, of amendments to Appendices II and III to the Berne Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats adopted at the 17th meeting of the Convention's Standing Committee (OJ L 358, 31.12.1998, p. 114)

last update 15.05.2020