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Eastern African States and the Exclusive Economic Zone

the case of EEZ proclamations, maritime boundaries, and fisheries
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Economic zones (Law of the sea), Fishery law and legislation -- Africa, Eas

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StatementAggrey K.L.J. Mlimuka.
SeriesSchriften zum See- und Hafenrecht ;, Bd. 2
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LC ClassificationsKZA1560 .M58 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiii, 232 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6828294M
ISBN 103825835820
LC Control Number00316249

The Eastern African States and the Exclusive Economic Zone: the case of EEZ proclamations, maritime boundaries, and fisheries. The legal regime for the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) is enshrined in the UN Law of the Sea Convention of December 10, Part V of that Convention (more precisely, articles 55 to 75) provides for an EEZ “extending nautical miles seaward from the coast.” If all coastal states.

The exclusive economic zone stretches much further into sea than the territorial waters, which end at 12 nmi (22 km) from the coastal baseline (if following the rules set out in the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea). Thus, the exclusive economic zones includes the contiguous zone.

The apparent unanimity among the African states, as evidenced by widespread support for the above-mentioned documents, should not obscure the fact that with regard to the exclusive economic zone, just as with the Latin American states, different positions were taken on the nature of the zone.

Nigerian Exclusive Economic Zone Flanders Marine Institute (). Maritime Boundaries Geodatabase: Maritime Boundaries and Exclusive Economic Zones (NM), version freedoms of other States are governed by the relevant provisions of this Convention (Article 55, UNCLOS) According to South African (Maritime Zones Act, ).

South Africa declared an Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) out for nautical miles to seaward from the coastal baselines of bothAuthor: Thulile Khanyile. Aug 13,  · It includes not only land and territorial waters but also Exclusive Economic Zones.

Territorial Waters & Exclusive Economic Zones (EEZ) Of The World – Brilliant Maps Map created by Rafi Segal and Yonatan Cohen via openDemocracy The map above is a more accurate reflection of the economic territory of each of the world's countries.

South African Exclusive Economic Zone Flanders Marine Institute (). Maritime Boundaries Geodatabase: Maritime Boundaries and Exclusive Economic Zones (NM), version The East African Community (EAC) is a regional intergovernmental organisation of 6 Partner States: the Republics of Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, the United Republic of Tanzania, and the Republic of Uganda, with its headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.

Exclusive Economic Zones (EEZ) Exclusive Economic Zones - Boundaries. Territorial Seas (12NM) Contiguous Zones (24NM) Internal Waters. Archipelagic Waters +.

According to the Law of the Sea Convention, within its exclusive economic zone, a state will have exclusive rights to fish and to extract minerals.

India's claims to Jammu and Kashmir based on the presence of Hindus, and Pakistan's claim to the same territory based on the presence of Muslims, are both examples of.

Law of the Sea. In Law of the Sea coastal country may establish an exclusive economic zone (EEZ) extending nautical miles ( km) from shore.

Within the EEZ the coastal state has the right to exploit and regulate fisheries, construct artificial islands and installations, use the zone for other economic purposes (e.g.

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) was formed in December to replace the former Preferential Trade Area (PTA) from the early s in Eastern and Southern Africa.

COMESA was created to serve as an organization of free independent sovereign States that have agreed to cooperate in developing their natural and human. Continental South Africa has a coastline of some 3, km and an Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of just over 1 million km2.

Waters in the EEZ extend to a depth of 5, m, with more than 65% deeper than 2, m. Despite its status as a developing nation, South Africa has a relatively strong history of marine taxonomic research and maintains comprehensive and well-curated museum collections Cited by: The African Free Trade Zone (AFTZ) was announced on Wednesday October 22, by the heads of Southern African Development Community (SADC), the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) and the East African Community (EAC).

In May the idea was extended to also include ECOWAS, ECCAS and AMU. This chapter elaborates the concept of the exclusive economic zone (EEZ), created in response to the contemporary need for the economic development of coastal States.

Issues such as the legal status of the EEZ, enforcement jurisdiction in the EEZ, the relationship between the EEZ and the continental shelf, the significance of the ‘peaceful use’ or ‘peaceful purposes’ clauses of the.

The East African Community (EAC) is an intergovernmental organization composed of six countries in the African Great Lakes region in eastern Africa: Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda.

Paul Kagame, the president of Rwanda, is the EAC's jacksonmealsmatter.comarters: Arusha, 3°22′S 36°41′E / °S.

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The African Free Trade Zone announced at the EAC-SADC-COMESA Summit (also known the AFTZ Summit and Tripartite Summit) effectively is the realization of a dream more than a hundred years in the making, a trade zone spanning the length of African continent from Cape to Cairo, from North African Egypt all the way to the southernmost tip of Africa in South jacksonmealsmatter.comship: 26 member states.

An Economic Integration Zone. for the East African Community. Exploiting Regional Potential and Addressing. Commitment Challenges. Anton Dobronogov.

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Thomas Farole. The World Bank Africa Region. Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit February WPS Public Disclosure Authorized Public Disclosure Authorized Public Disclosure.

Map of Africa with countries and capitals. x / Kb Go to Map. Physical map of Africa. Exclusive Economic Zone of Nigeria (hereinafter referred to as the "Exclusive Zone") which shall be an area extending from the external limits of the territorial waters of Nigeria up to a distance.

The Economic Community of West African States, also known as ECOWAS, is a regional political and economic union of fifteen countries located in West Africa. Collectively, these countries comprise an area of 5, km 2 (1, sq mi), and in had an estimated population of over jacksonmealsmatter.comarters: Abuja, Nigeria, 9°2′35″N 7°31′32″E /.

Special Economic Zones in Africa: Comparing Performance and Learning from Global Experiences (Directions in Development) [Thomas Farole] on jacksonmealsmatter.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book, designed for policymakers, academics and researchers, and SEZ program practitioners, provides the first systematic and comprehensive analysis of SEZ programs in Sub-Saharan jacksonmealsmatter.com by: The capital and largest city in Ethiopia is Addis Ababa, which is the center for various international organizations serving East Africa and Africa in general, such as the African Union and the United Nations (UN) Economic Commission for Africa.

This city is the hub of activity for the country and for international aid for the region. Jan 29,  · The Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies (MDC) is a non-partisan interdisciplinary research center devoted to the study of the contemporary Middle East and Africa.

For over half a century, the MDC has helped to explain the complexities of. GEO Final. STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write.

Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. exclusive economic zones extend up to _____ nautical miles from shore. the present-day boundaries of African states more closely resemble those of the American colonies than they do the boundaries of the African peoples.

Angolan Exclusive Economic Zone Flanders Marine Institute (). Maritime Boundaries Geodatabase: Maritime Boundaries and Exclusive Economic Zones (NM), version RESOURCES CORRIDORS: EXPERIENCES, ECONOMICS AND ENGAGEMENT; A TYPOLOGY OF SUB-SAHARAN AFRICAN CORRIDORS COMESA Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa ECCAS Economic Community of Central African States ECOWAS Economic Community of West African States.

Small Island Developing States (SIDS) are a distinct group of developing countries facing specifi c social, economic and environmental vulnerabilities. SIDS were recog-nized as a special case both for their environment and development at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), also known as the.

The supercontinent, Pangaea, at one time joined together what is now Africa, South America, Antarctica, Australia, Madagascar, and India.

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True The southern part of Subsaharan Africa is more Islamic than the north. Start studying chapter 9. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

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African states and contemporary international law: a case study of the Law of the Sea Convention and the Exclusive Economic Zone. [Tayo O Akintoba].Part I of the Fishery and Aquaculture Country Profile is compiled using the most up-to-date information available from the FAO Country briefs and Statistics programmes at the time of publication.

The Country Brief and the FAO Fisheries Statistics provided in Part I may, however, have been prepared at different times, which would explain any.