- Environmental Modification Convention
Environmental Modification (ENMOD) Convention Convention on the Prohibition of Military or Any Other Hostile Use of Environmental Modification Techniques Signed 18 May 1977 Location Geneva, Switzerland Effective 5 October 1978 Condition Ratification by 20 states Signatories 49 Parties 75 (Complete List) Depositary Secretary-General of the United Nations Environmental Modification Convention at Wikisource
The Environmental Modification Convention (ENMOD), formally the Convention on the Prohibition of Military or Any Other Hostile Use of Environmental Modification Techniques is an international treaty prohibiting the military or other hostile use of environmental modification techniques. It opened for signature on 18 May 1977 in Geneva and entered into force on 5 October 1978.
The Convention bans weather warfare, which is the use of weather modification techniques for the purposes of inducing damage or destruction.
- A Political Primer on the ENMOD Convention from the Sunshine Project.
- US State Department page on Convention on the Prohibition of Military or Any Other Hostile Use of Environmental Modification Techniques
- The text of the agreement compiled by the NGO Committee on Education
- Text of the Convention at the Center for a World in Balance
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