actors and agreements in the region
Global action and Global
Regional Seas Programme. >
UNEP Global programme of action for the protection of
the marine environment from land-based activities (UNEP
Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean
Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean
conventions, agreements, action plans and actors
UNEP Regional Seas Action Plan for the Upper South-West
Atlantic is under development. >
Latin American Agreement on Port State Control of Vessels
(Viña del Mar Agreement).
Treaty Concerning Rio de la Plata and the Corresponding
sector and NGOs actors and initiatives
Petroleum Analytics (LAPA). >
Association of Oil and Natural Gas Companies in Latin
America and the Caribbean (ARPEL). >
Clean Caribbean Cooperative. >
Brazil's major oil company. See Environment.
Amazon Watch. >
Articles on oil exploration and exploitation in the
International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation (ITOPF).
Directory of Oil Spill Cleanup Contractors and Response
reports on the state of the marine and coastal environment
EcoPlata Project: Integrated Uruguayan Coastal Zone
Management of the Río de la Plata Support Program.
a la Gestión Integrada de la Zona Costera Uruguaya
del Río de la Plata. A governmental and inter-institutional
agreement to contribute to the integrated management
of the Río de la Plata Uruguayan coastal zone
resources through the implementation of demonstration
actions at pilot areas.
de la Plata. An environmental overview". El
Río de la Plata. Una revisión ambiental.
UNEP GPA: Overview
on Land-based Sources and Activities Affecting the Marine,
Coastal and Associated Freshwater Environment in the
Upper Southwest Atlantic Ocean.
UNEP GPA: Upper
South-West Atlantic (brief description of environmental
state, priority issues).
Environment Outlook 3 (GEO3). Coastal and marine
of Rhode Island: Large Marine Ecosystems (LME): The
Upper South West Atlantic includes three LMEs -
the East Brazil Shelf, the
South Brazil Shelf and the Patagonian
National Programme of Action
for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based
Activities in the Brazilian Section of the Upper SW