Meeting of the Environment Ministers of the Caspian Littoral States - 9 June 2020
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Urbanisation, oil and gas extraction, illegal fishing are major potential threats to the environment, report finds
The National Report of Turkmenistan to the Tehran Convention for the years 2016-2019 in Russian language is available on the Caspian Environment Iformation Center
Caspian Sea Day is celebrated annually in Kazakhstan by organizing various
events with the participation of the public, including conferences, round tables,
seminars, competitions, sports, fairs, exhibitions, concerts, etc.
Marine litter is getting a lot of attention globally these days, and this increased focus on the subject is spreading to the Caspian Sea region. According to UN Environment, marine litter is "... is any persistent, manufactured or processed solid material discarded, disposed of or abandoned in the marine and coastal environment".