Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf (CLCS)
Outer limits of the continental shelf beyond 200 nautical miles from the baselines:
Submissions to the Commission
: Submission by Angola

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Updated on 20 June 2014

On 6 December 2013, Angola submitted to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf, in accordance with Article 76, paragraph 8, of the Convention, information on the limits of the continental shelf beyond 200 nautical miles from the baselines from which the breadth of the territorial sea is measured.

It is noted that the Convention entered into force for Angola on 16 November 1994.

In accordance with the Rules of Procedure of the Commission (CLCS/40/Rev.1), a communication is being circulated to all Member States of the United Nations, as well as States Parties to the Convention, in order to make public the executive summary of the submission, including all charts and coordinates contained in that summary.

The consideration of the submission made by Angola will be included in the provisional agenda of the thirty-fifth session of the Commission to be held during July-August 2014.

Upon completion of the consideration of the submission, the Commission will make recommendations pursuant to Article 76 of the Convention.

 

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Continental Shelf Notification English / French
Executive summary English

Communications received with regard to the submission made by Angola to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf

Democratic Republic of Congo

Communication dated 11 April 2014: French | English

Gabon

Communication dated 30 May 2014: English | French

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