Multilateral Environment Agreement Convention to Combat Desertification (CCD) United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Convention on wetlands of international importance especially as waterfowl Habitat (Ramsar). Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). Convention on the control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous waste and their Disposal (Basel). Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic pollutants (POPs). Protocol on substances that Deplete the ozone Layer (Montreal Protocol). Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer (Vienna Convention). Protocol on Biosafety (Cartagena Protocol). Convention for cooperation in the protection and development of the marine and coastal environment in West and Central Africa (WACAF). Bamako convention. Convention establishing a permanent Inter-State Drought Control Committee for the Sahel.