The Antarctic Treaty and related agreements, collectively known as the Antarctic
Treaty System .... Effective from their independence on September 16, 1975.
The Antarctic Treaty is one of the world's most successful international
agreements. Antarctica is one of the few places in the world where there has
never been ...
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The Treaty, which dates from 1959, governs all activities in Antarctica. ... people
think Treaty has been so successful and why countries continue to join: there are
But there is a whole continent like this -- it is the land the Antarctic Treaty ... to the
area south of 60° South, is surprisingly short&emdash; but remarkably effective.
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A summary of the Antarctic Treaty, an outline of the 14 articles. ... will be
necessary for any new measures to become effective (i.e. everyone has to agree)
Decision-making: Currently, 48 nations have agreed to the Antarctic Treaty, but
only 29 .... This work plan aimed to ensure a robust and effective Antarctic Treaty
Antarctic Treaty. ... Fortunately, international scientific associations were able to
work out arrangements for effective cooperation. In 1956 and 1957, for example,
The Antarctic Treaty was signed in Washington on 1 December 1959 by the
twelve ... Among the signatories of the Treaty were seven countries - Argentina, ...
The 12 nations listed in the preamble (below) signed the Antarctic Treaty on 1 ....
The measures referred to in paragraph 1 of this Article shall become effective ...
Jan 19, 2012 ... Amid conflicting territorial disputes, the 1959 Antarctic Treaty handed ... one has
to wonder how sucessful they will be in controlling activity by ...