Review of Legal Issues Related to the MOSPA Agreement

Facilitating the implementation of MOSPA Agreement

The project seeks to clarify legal liability issues regarding responder and requesting states in relation to the MOSPA Agreement through legal review. Expected outcomes include a project report and, if necessary, recommendation on additions or clarifications to the MOSPA Agreement to mitigate uncertain legal provisions or risk. Topics include legal challenges that are general to international assistance and cooperation in case of pollution response operations.

Project details
Start
2017
End
2019
Status
Completed
Leads
Canada
Norway
The United States