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Sub-decree no. 47 on determining the Mekong river dolphin management area

This sub-decree identifies the Mekong river dolphin management area to protect and conserve dolphins, which are sacred natural resources, to effectively participate in the development of ecotourism, improve the economy, society and livelihood of the people, and maintain the balance​ of the nature for the growth of biodiversity and sustaining the life of dolphins.

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Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
Document reference # 47
Issuing agency/parties
  • Office of the Prime Minister
Implementing agencies
  • Minister in charge of the Office of the Council of Ministers
  • Ministry of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries
  • Ministry of Economy and Finance
  • Khmer
Formal type of document Sub-decree
Alternative/short title Sub-Decree No. 47
Topics National parks and wildlife sanctuaries

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Status Signed and in effect
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date February 27, 2023
Effective/Enforced Date February 27, 2023
Publication reference Royal Gazette of Cambodia

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Legacy reference document Sub_Decree_No_47__27.02.2023.pdf
Keywords Mekong dolphins conservation,Sub-Decree No. 47
Date uploaded February 28, 2023, 02:47 (UTC)
Date modified March 13, 2023, 08:47 (UTC)