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Instrument Depositary Place of signature Date of signature Date of entry into force
Abbreviations of Incoterms / Alphabetic Code for Incoterms 2000United Nations Centre for Trade Facilitation and Electronic BusinessParis, France2000/05/011970/01/01
Abolition of Forced Labour Convention, 1957 (No. 105)International Labour Organization (ILO)Geneva1957/06/261959/01/17
Additional Protocol No 2 to Amend the Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules Relating to International Carriage by AirGovernment of the Republic of PolandMontreal1975/09/251996/02/15
Additional Protocol No 3 to Amend the Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules Relating to International Carriage by AirGovernment of the Republic of PolandMontreal1975/09/251970/01/01
Additional Protocol No 4 to Amend the Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules Relating to International Carriage by AirGovernment of the Republic of PolandMontreal, Canada1975/09/251998/06/14
Additional Protocol to the Convention concerning Customs Facilities for Touring, relating to the Importation of Tourist Publicity Documents and MaterialSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1954/06/041956/06/28
Agreement concerning the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of MarksWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Nice, France1957/06/151961/04/08
Agreement Establishing an International Classification of the Figurative Elements of MarksWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Vienna, Austria1973/06/121985/08/09
Agreement for Facilitating the International Circulation of Visual and Auditory Materials of an Educational, Scientific and Cultural CharacterDirector-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural OrganizationBeirout, Lebanon1948/12/101954/08/12
Agreement governing the Activities of States on the Moon and Other Celestial BodiesSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1979/12/051984/07/11
Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural MaterialsSecretary-General of the United NationsFlorence, Italy1950/06/171952/05/21
Agreement on the Rescue of Astronauts, the Return of Astronauts and the Return of Objects launched into outer SpaceGovernment of the United Kingdom, the United States and the Russian FederationLondon, Washington, Moscow1968/04/221968/12/03
Antarctic TreatyGovernment of the United StatesWashington D.C., USA1959/12/011961/06/23
Athens Convention relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by SeaInternational Maritime Organization (IMO)Athens, Greece1974/12/131987/04/28
Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their DisposalSecretary-General of the United NationsBasel, Switzerland1989/03/221992/05/05
Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic WorksWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Berne, Switzerland1886/09/091887/12/05
Budapest Treaty on the International Recognition of the Deposit of Microorganisms for the Purposes of Patent ProcedureWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Budapest, Hungary1977/04/281980/08/19
Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety to the 1992 Convention on Biological DiversitySecretary-General of the United NationsMontreal, Canada2000/01/292003/09/11
Civil Law Convention on CorruptionSecretary General of the Council of EuropeStrasbourg, France1999/11/042003/11/01
Codex Alimentarius-Rome, Italy1962/01/011970/01/01
Codex Alimentarius-Rome, Italy1962/01/011970/01/01
Constitution and Convention of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU)Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication UnionGeneva, Switzerland1992/12/221994/07/01
Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or PunishmentSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York1984/12/101987/06/26
Convention and Statute on Freedom of TransitSecretary-General of the United NationsBarcelona, Spain1921/04/201922/10/31
Convention concerning Customs Facilities for TouringSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1954/06/041957/09/11
Convention concerning Discrimination in respect of employment and occupation, N°111 (1958)International Labour OrganisationGeneva1958/07/051960/06/15
Convention concerning International Carriage by RailGovernment of SwitzerlandBerne, Switzerland1980/05/091985/05/01
Convention Concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural HeritageDirector-General of the UNESCOParis, France1972/11/161975/12/17
Convention Establishing a Customs Co-operation CouncilGovernment of BelgiumBrussels, Belgium1950/12/151952/11/04
Convention Establishing the Multilateral Investment Guarantee AgencyInternational Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)Seoul, South Korea1985/10/111988/04/12
Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Government of SwedenStockholm, Sweden1967/07/141970/04/26
Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms Against Unauthorized Duplication of their PhonogramsSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1971/10/291973/04/18
Convention for the Protection of the Ozone LayerSecretary-General of the United NationsVienna, Austria1985/03/221988/09/22
Convention for the Settlement of Certain Conflicts of Laws in Connection with Bills of Exchange and Promissory NotesSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1930/06/071934/01/01
Convention for the Settlement of Certain Conflicts of Laws in Connection with ChequesSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1931/03/191934/01/01
Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Civil AviationGovernments of the United States, the Russian Federation and the United KingdomMontreal, Canada1971/09/231973/01/26
Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Maritime Navigation, 1988 (SUA 1988)International Maritime Organization (IMO)Rome, Italy1988/03/101992/03/01
Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of AircraftGovernments of the United States, the Russian Federation and the United KingdomThe Hague, The Netherlands1970/12/161971/10/14
Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules for International Carriage by AirInternational Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)Montreal, Canada1999/05/282003/11/04
Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules relating to International Carriage by AirGovernment of the Republic of PolandWarsaw, Poland1929/10/121933/02/13
Convention of 1 February 1971 on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in Civil and Commercial MattersGovernment of The NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1971/02/011979/08/20
Convention of 1 July 1985 on the Law Applicable to Trusts and on their RecognitionMinistry of Foreign Affairs of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1985/07/011992/01/01
Convention of 1 June 1956 concerning the recognition of the legal personality of foreign companies, associations and institutionsGovernment of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1956/06/011970/01/01
Convention of 1 March 1954 on civil procedureGovernment of The NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1954/03/011957/04/12
Convention of 14 March 1978 on the Law Applicable to AgencyMinistry of Foreign Affairs of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1978/03/141992/05/01
Convention of 15 April 1958 on the jurisdiction of the selected forum in the case of international sales of goodsGovernment of The NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1958/04/151970/01/01
Convention of 15 April 1958 on the law governing transfer of title in international sales of goodsGovernment of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1958/04/151970/01/01
Convention of 15 June 1955 on the law applicable to international sales of goodsMinistry of Foreign Affairs of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1955/06/151964/09/01
Convention of 15 June 1955 relating to the settlement of the conflicts between the law of nationality and the law of domicileGovernment of The NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1955/06/151970/01/01
Convention of 15 November 1965 on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extrajudicial Documents in Civil or Commercial MattersMinistry of Foreign Affairs of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1965/11/151969/02/10
Convention of 18 March 1970 on the Taking of Evidence Abroad in Civil or Commercial MattersGovernment of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1970/03/181972/10/07
Convention of 2 October 1973 on the Law Applicable to Products LiabilityMinistry of Foreign Affairs of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1973/10/021977/10/01
Convention of 22 December 1986 on the Law Applicable to Contracts for the International Sale of GoodsMinistry of Foreign Affairs of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1986/12/221970/01/01
Convention of 25 November 1965 on the Choice of CourtGovernment of The NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1965/11/251970/01/01
Convention of 25 October 1980 on International Access to JusticeGovernment of The NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1980/10/251988/05/01
Convention of 30 June 2005 on the Choice of Court AgreementsThe government of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands2005/06/301970/01/01
Convention of 5 July 2006 on the Law Applicable to Certain Rights in respect of Securities held with an IntermediaryMinistry of Foreign Affairs of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands2006/07/051970/01/01
Convention of 5 October 1961 Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation for Foreign Public DocumentsGovernment of The NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1961/10/051965/01/24
Convention on Agency in the International Sale of GoodsGovernment of SwitzerlandGeneva, Switzerland1983/02/151970/01/01
Convention on Biological DiversitySecretary-General of the United NationsRio de Janeiro, Brazil1992/06/051993/12/29
Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business TransactionsSecretary-General of the OECDParis, France1997/12/171999/02/15
Convention on Customs Treatment of Pool Containers used in International TransportSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1994/01/211998/01/17
Convention on Damage Caused by Foreign Aircraft to Third Parties on the SurfaceInternational Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)Rome, Italy1952/10/071958/02/04
Convention on Facilitation of International Maritime Traffic (FAL)International Maritime OrganizationLondon, United Kingdom1965/04/091967/03/05
Convention on Insider TradingSecretary General of the Council of EuropeStrasbourg, France1989/04/201991/10/01
Convention on International Civil AviationGovernment of the United StatesChicago, USA1944/12/071947/04/04
Convention on International Interests in Mobile EquipmentInternational Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT)Cape Town, South Africa2001/11/162004/04/01
Convention on International Liability for Damage Caused by Space ObjectsGovernment of the United Kingdom, the United States and the Russian FederationLondon, United Kingdom1972/03/291972/09/01
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and FloraGovernment of SwitzerlandWashington D.C., USA1973/03/031975/07/01
Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime ClaimsInternational Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1976/11/171986/12/01
Convention on Nomenclature for the Classification of Goods in Customs TariffsGovernment of BelgiumBrussels, Belgium1955/07/011959/09/11
Convention on Offences and Certain Other Acts Committed on Board AircraftInternational Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)Tokyo, Japan1963/09/141969/12/04
Convention on Psychotropic SubstancesSecretary-General of the United NationsVienna, Austria1971/02/211976/08/16
Convention on Registration of Objects Launched into Outer SpaceSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1974/11/121976/09/15
Convention on Road Signs and SignalsSecretary-General of the United NationsVienna, Austria1968/11/081978/06/06
Convention on Road TrafficSecretary-General of the United NationsVienna, Austria1968/11/081977/05/21
Convention on Temporary AdmissionSecretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationIstanbul, Turkey1990/06/261993/11/27
Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine and Living ResourcesGovernment of AustraliaCanberra, Australia1980/05/201982/04/07
Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by RoadSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1956/05/191961/07/02
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against WomenSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York1979/12/181981/09/03
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against WomenSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York1979/12/181981/09/03
Convention on the Execution of Foreign Arbitral AwardsSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1927/09/261929/07/25
Convention on the International Maritime Organization (IMO)Secretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1948/03/061958/03/17
Convention on the International Mobile Satellite Organization (Inmarsat), As AmendedThe International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1976/09/031979/07/16
Convention on the International Recognition of Rights in AircraftInternational Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)Geneva, Switzerland1948/06/191953/09/17
Convention on the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (COLREG)International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1972/10/201977/07/15
Convention on the Law of the Non-Navigational Uses of International WatercoursesSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1997/05/212014/08/17
Convention on the Limitation Period in the International Sale of GoodsSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1974/06/141988/08/01
Convention on the Marking of Plastic Explosives for the Purpose of DetectionInternational Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)Montreal, Canada1991/03/011998/06/21
Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural PropertyDirector-General of the UNESCOParis, France1970/11/141972/04/24
Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of GenocideSecretary-General of the United NationsParis1948/12/091951/01/12
Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other MatterGovernment of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern IrelandLondon, United Kingdom1972/12/291975/08/30
Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural HeritageUNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural OrganizationParis2001/11/022009/01/02
Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral AwardsSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1958/06/101959/06/07
Convention on the rights of the child (1989)Secretary-General of the United NationsNew York1989/11/201990/09/02
Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes Between States and Nationals of Other StatesInternational Bank for Reconstruction and DevelopmentWashington D.C., USA1965/03/181966/10/14
Convention on the Stamp Laws in Connection with Bills of Exchange and Promissory NotesSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1930/06/071934/01/01
Convention on the Stamp Laws in Connection with ChequesSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1931/03/191934/01/01
Convention on the Suppression of Unlawful Acts Relating to International Civil AviationInternational Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)Beijing2010/09/101970/01/01
Convention on the Taxation of Road Vehicles Engaged in International Goods TransportSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva1956/12/141962/08/29
Convention on the Taxation of Road Vehicles Engaged in International Goods TransportSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva1956/12/141962/08/29
Convention on the Valuation of Goods for Customs PurposesBelgian Ministry of Foreign AffairsBrussels, Belgium1950/12/151953/07/28
Convention on Transit Trade of Land-Locked StatesSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1965/07/081967/06/09
Convention Providing a Uniform Law for Bills of Exchange and Promissory NotesSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1930/06/071934/01/01
Convention Providing a Uniform Law for ChequesSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1931/03/191934/01/01
Convention Relating to a Uniform Law on the Formation of Contracts for the International Sale of GoodsGovernment of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1964/07/011972/08/23
Convention Relating to a Uniform Law on the International Sale of GoodsGovernment of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1964/07/011972/08/18
Convention relating to the Distribution of Programme-Carrying Signals Transmitted by SatelliteSecretary-General of the United NationsBrussels, Belgium1974/05/211979/08/25
Convention, Supplementary to the Warsaw Convention, for the Unification of Certains Rules Relating to International Carriage by Air Performed by a Person Other than the Contracting CarrierGovernment of United States of MexicoGuadalajara1961/09/181964/05/01
Customs Convention Concerning Facilities for the Importation of Goods for Display or Use at Exhibitions, Fairs, Meetings or Similar EventsSecretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationBrussels, Belgium1961/06/081962/07/13
Customs Convention Concerning Welfare Materials for SeafarersSecretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationBrussels, Belgium1964/12/011965/12/11
Customs Convention on ContainersSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1972/12/021975/12/06
Customs Convention on ECS Carnets for Commercial SamplesSecretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationBrussels, Belgium1956/03/011970/01/01
Customs Convention on the A.T.A. Carnet for the Temporary Admission of GoodsSecretary General of the World Customs OrganizationBrussels, Belgium1961/12/061963/07/30
Customs Convention on the International Transit of Goods (ITI)Secretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationVienna, Austria1971/06/071970/01/01
Customs Convention on the International Transport of Goods under Cover of TIR CarnetsSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1975/11/141978/03/20
Customs Convention on the Temporary Importation for Private Use of Aircraft and Pleasure BoatsSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1956/05/181959/01/01
Customs Convention on the Temporary Importation of Commercial Road VehiclesSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1956/05/181959/04/08
Customs Convention on the Temporary Importation of PackingsSecretary General of the World Customs OrganizationBrussels, Belgium1960/10/061962/03/05
Customs Convention on the Temporary Importation of Pedagogic MaterialSecretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationBrussels, Belgium1970/06/081971/09/10
Customs Convention on the Temporary Importation of Private Road VehiclesSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1954/06/041957/12/15
Customs Convention on the Temporary Importation of Professional EquipmentSecretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationBrussels, Belgium1961/06/081962/07/01
Customs Convention on the Temporary Importation of Scientific EquipmentSecretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationBrussels, Belgium1968/06/111969/09/05
Energy Charter TreatyGovernement of the Portuguese RepublicLisbon, Portugal1994/12/171998/04/16
Equal Remuneration Convention, 1951 (No. 100)International Labour Organization (ILO)Geneva1951/08/021953/05/23
Forced Labour Convention, 1930 (No. 29)International Labour Organization (ILO)Geneva1930/06/281932/05/01
Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organize Convention, N° 87 (1948)International Labour Organization (ILO)San Francisco1948/07/091950/07/04
Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement on Appellations of Origin and Geographical IndicationsOMPIGeneva, Swizertland2015/05/201970/01/01
Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)Director General of the World Trade OrganizationMarrakech, Morocco1994/04/151996/01/01
Guide to International Master Franchise ArrangementsRome, Italy1998/08/011970/01/01
Guidelines on the Treatment of Foreign Direct Investment International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)Washington D.C., USA1992/09/211970/01/01
Guidelines Procurement under IBRD Loans and IDA CreditsWashington D.C., USA1999/01/011970/01/01
International Air Services Transit AgreementGovernment of the United StatesChicago, USA1944/12/071945/01/30
International Air Transport AgreementGovernment of the United StatesChicago, USA1944/12/071945/02/08
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) Articles of AgreementGovernment of the United StatesBretton Woods, USA1944/07/221945/12/27
International Chamber of Shipping (ICS)International Chamber of Shipping (ICS)London, United Kingdom1921/01/011970/01/01
International Convention for Safe Containers (CSC), 1972, as amendedInternational Maritime Organisation (IMO)Geneva, Switzerland1972/12/021977/09/06
International Convention for the Conservation of Atlantic TunasDirector-General of the Food and Agriculture OrganisationRio de Janeiro, Brazil1966/05/141969/03/21
International Convention for the Conservation of Atlantic TunasDirector-General of the Food and Agriculture OrganisationRio de Janeiro, Brazil1966/05/141969/03/21
International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ ballast Water and Sediments, 2004International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom2004/02/122017/09/08
International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto (MARPOL 73/78)International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1978/02/171983/10/02
International convention for the protection of new varieties of plants. Convention UPOV (1961), amended in Geneva (1972, 1978 and 1991)Secretary-General of the United NationsParis, France1961/12/021968/08/10
International convention for the protection of performers, producers of phonograms and broadcasting organisationsSecretary-General of the United NationsRome, Italy1961/10/261964/05/18
International convention for the protection of performers, producers of phonograms and broadcasting organisationsSecretary-General of the United NationsRome, Italy1961/10/261964/05/18
International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) 1974International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1974/11/011980/05/25
International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading [Hague Rules]Comité Maritime InternationalBrussels, Belgium1924/08/251931/06/02
International convention for the unification of certain rules relating to the arrest of seagoing shipsGovernment of the Kingdom of BelgiumBruxelles, Belgium1952/05/101954/11/28
International Convention on Arrest of ShipsSecretary General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1999/03/122011/09/14
International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution DamageSecretary-General of the International Maritime OrganizationLondon, United Kingdom2001/03/232008/11/21
International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution DamageSecretary-General of the International Maritime OrganizationBrussels, Belgium1969/11/291975/06/19
International Convention on Liability and Compensation for Damage in Connection with the Carriage of Hazardous and Noxious Substances by SeaSecretary-General of the International Maritime OrganizationLondon, United Kingdom1996/05/031970/01/01
International Convention on Load LinesInternational Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1966/04/051968/07/21
International Convention on Maritime Liens and MortgagesSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1993/05/062004/09/05
International Convention on Maritime Search and Rescue (SAR)International Maritime Organization (IMO)Hamburg, Germany1979/04/271985/06/22
International Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance for the Prevention, Investigation and Repression of Customs OffencesSecretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationNairobi, Kenya1977/06/091980/05/21
International Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Customs MattersSecretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationBrussels, Belgium2003/06/271970/01/01
International Convention on Oil Pollution Preparedness, Response and Co-operationSecretary-General of the International Maritime OrganizationLondon, United Kingdom1990/11/301995/05/13
International Convention on Salvage, 1989 (SALVAGE, 1989)International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1989/04/281996/07/14
International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW)International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1978/07/071984/04/28
International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems on ShipsInternational Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom2001/10/052008/09/17
International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial DiscriminationSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York1965/12/211969/01/04
International Convention on the Establishment of an International Fund for Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage (FUND 1)Secretary-General of the International Maritime OrganizationLondon, United Kingdom1971/12/181978/10/16
International Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of GoodsSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1982/10/211985/10/15
International Convention on the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding SystemSecretary General of the World Customs OrganizationBrussels, Belgium1983/06/141988/01/01
International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks, 2007 (Nairobi Convention 2007)International Maritime Organization (IMO)Nairobi, Kenya2007/05/182015/04/14
International Convention on the Simplification and Harmonization of Customs ProceduresSecretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationKyoto, Japan1973/05/181974/09/25
International Convention on the simplification and harmonization of Customs procedures (Kyoto Convention)Secretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationBrussels, Belgium1999/06/262006/02/03
International Convention on the use of appellations of orign and denominations of cheeses (Convention of Stresa)Conseil permanent de la Convention internationale de Stresa sur l'emploi des appellations d'origine et dénominations de fromStressa, Italy1951/06/011988/01/01
International Convention on Tonnage Measurements of Ships, 1969 (TONNAGE 1969)International Maritime Organisation (IMO)London, United Kingdom1969/06/231982/07/18
International Convention on Travel ContractsBelgian GovernmentBrussels, Belgium1970/04/231976/02/24
International Convention Relating to Intervention on the High Seas in Cases of Oil Pollution CasualtiesSecretary-General of the International Maritime OrganizationBruxelles, Belgium1969/11/291975/05/06
International Convention to Facilitate the Crossing of Frontiers for Goods carried by RailSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1952/01/101953/04/01
International Convention to Facilitate the Importation of Commercial Samples and Advertising MaterialsSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1952/11/071955/11/20
International Covenant on Civil and Political RightsSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York1966/12/161976/03/23
International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural RightsSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York1966/12/161976/01/03
International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA)-Vienna, Austria1926/05/311970/01/01
International Organization for Standardization (ISO)-London, United Kingdom1947/02/231970/01/01
International Organization of Legal Metrology (OIML) Ministry of Foreign Affairs of France Paris, France1955/10/121958/05/28
International Plant Protection ConventionDirector-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United NationsRome, Italy1951/12/061952/04/03
International Plant Protection ConventionDirector-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United NationsRome, Italy1951/12/061952/04/03
International Road Transport Union (IRU)-Geneva, Switzerland1948/03/231970/01/01
International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and AgricultureDirector-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United NationsRome, Italy2001/11/032004/06/29
International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and AgricultureDirector-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United NationsRome, Italy2001/11/032004/06/29
International Tropical Timber AgreementSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1994/01/261997/01/01
International Tropical Timber AgreementSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1994/01/261997/01/01
Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate ChangeSecretary-General of the United NationsKyoto, Japan1997/12/112005/02/16
Lisbon Agreement for the Protection of Appellations of Origin and their International RegistrationWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Lisbon, Portugal1958/10/311966/09/25
Locarno Agreement Establishing an International Classification for Industrial DesignsWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Locarno, Switzerland1968/10/081971/04/27
Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of MarksWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Madrid, Spain1891/04/141892/07/15
Madrid Agreement for Repression of False or Deceptive Indications of Source on GoodsWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Madrid, Spain1891/04/141963/06/01
Members to the ICC International Court of Arbitration-Paris, France1923/01/011970/01/01
Membership of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)-New York, USA1966/12/171970/01/01
Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No. 138)International Labour Organization (ILO)Geneva1973/06/261976/06/19
Model Franchise Disclosure LawInternational Institute for the Unification of Private LawRome, Italy2002/09/011970/01/01
National Committees of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)-Paris, France1919/01/011970/01/01
National Member Associations of the International Federation of Consulting Engineer (FIDIC)-Lausanne, Switzerland1913/01/011970/01/01
Optional Annex III to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto (MARPOL 73/78)International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1978/02/171983/10/02
Optional Annex IV to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto (MARPOL 73/78)International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1978/02/171983/10/02
Optional Annex V to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto (MARPOL 73/78)International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1978/02/171983/10/02
Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial PropertyWorld Intellectual Property OrganizationParis, France1883/03/021884/07/06
Patent Cooperation Treaty (with regulations)World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Washington D.C., USA1970/06/191978/01/24
Patent Law TreatyWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Geneva, Switzerland2000/01/012005/04/28
Plurilateral Agreement on Trade in Civil AircraftDirector-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO)Geneva, Switzerland1979/04/121981/01/01
Protocol (SDR Protocol) amending the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading of 25 August 1924 (The Hague Rules), as amended by the Protocol of 23 February 1968 (Visby Rules)Brussels1979/12/211984/02/14
Protocol against the Illicit Manufacturing of and Trafficking in Firearms, Their Parts and Components and Amunition, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized CrimeSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA2001/05/312005/07/03
Protocol amending the Convention concerning International Carriage by RailGovernment of SwitzerlandBerne, Switzerland1990/12/201996/11/01
Protocol amending the Convention on the Limitation Period in the International Sale of GoodsSecretary-General of the United NationsVienna, Austria1980/04/111988/08/01
Protocol for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Fixed Platforms Located on the Continental Shelf, 1988International Maritime Organization (IMO)Rome, Italy1988/03/101992/03/01
Protocol for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts of Violence at Airport Serving International Civil Aviation, Supplementary to the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Civil AviationGovernments of the United States, the Russian Federation and the United KingdomMontreal1971/09/231989/08/06
Protocol of 1976 to the International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage, 1969 (CLC PROT 1976)International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1976/11/191981/04/08
Protocol of 1976 to the International Convention on the Establishment of an International Fund for Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage, 1971 (FUND PROT 1976)International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1976/11/191994/11/22
Protocol of 1978 relating to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974 as amended. (SOLAS PROT)International Maratime Organisation (IMO)London, United Kingdom1978/02/171981/05/01
Protocol of 1988 Relating to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1988/11/112000/02/03
Protocol of 1988 relating to the International Convention on Load Lines, 1966 (LLPROT 1988)International Maratime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1988/11/112000/02/03
Protocol of 1990 to amend the Athens Convention Relating to the Carriage of Passengers and Their Luggage by Sea, 1974International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1990/03/292014/04/23
Protocol of 1992 to amend the International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage, 1969 (CLC PROT 1992)International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1992/11/271996/05/30
Protocol of 1996 to amend the Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims, 1976 (LLMC PROT 1996)International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1996/05/022004/05/13
Protocol of 1997 to amend the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relating thereto (MARPOL PROT 1997) (Annex VI on the prevention of air pollution from ships)International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom1997/09/262005/05/19
Protocol of 2002 to the Athens Convention Relating to the Carriage of Passengers and Their Luggage by Sea, 1974International maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom2002/11/012014/04/23
Protocol of 2003 to amend the International Convention on the Establishment of an International Fund for Oil Pollution Damage, 1992International Maritime Organization, (IMO)London, United Kingdom2003/05/162005/03/03
Protocol of 2005 to the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Maritime NavigationInternational Maritime Organisation (IMO)London, United Kingdom2005/10/142010/07/28
Protocol of 2005 to the Protocol for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Fixed Platforms Located on the Continental Shelf.International Maritime Organization (IMO)London, United Kingdom2005/10/142010/07/28
Protocol of 3 June 1999 for the Modification of the Convention concerning International Carriage by Rail (COTIF) of 9 May 1980Secretary-General of the Intergovernmental Organization for International Carriage by Rail (OTIF)Vilnius, Lithuania1999/06/032006/07/01
Protocol of Amendment to the International Convention on the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding SystemSecretary-General of the World Customs OrganizationBrussels, Belgium1986/06/241988/01/01
Protocol on Arbitration ClausesSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1923/09/241924/07/28
Protocol on Energy efficiency and Related Environmental AspectsGovernement of the Portuguese RepublicLisbon, Portugal1994/12/171998/04/16
Protocol on Prepardeness, Response and Co-operation to Pollution Incidents by Hazardous and Noxious SubstancesSecretary-General of the International Maritime OrganizationLondon, United Kingdom2000/03/152007/06/14
Protocol on the Authentic Quinquelingual Text of the Convention on International Civil AviationGovernment of the United StatesMontreal1995/09/291970/01/01
Protocol on the authentic trilingual text of the Convention on international civil aviationGovernment of the United StatesBuenos Aires1968/09/241968/10/24
Protocol Relating to an Amendment to the Convention on International Civil Aviation (article 3bis)International Civil Aviation OrganizationMontreal1984/05/101998/10/01
Protocol Relating to an Amendment to the Convention on International Civil Aviation (article 45)International Civil Aviation OrganizationMontreal1954/06/141958/05/16
Protocol Relating to an Amendment to the Convention on International Civil Aviation (article 48 a))International Civil Aviation OrganizationRome1962/09/151975/09/11
Protocol Relating to an Amendment to the Convention on International Civil Aviation (article 50 a))International Civil Aviation OrganizationMontreal1961/06/211962/07/17
Protocol Relating to an Amendment to the Convention on International Civil Aviation (article 56)International Civil Aviation OrganizationMontreal1989/10/061970/01/01
Protocol Relating to an Amendment to the Convention on International Civil Aviation (article 93bis)International Civil Aviation OrganizationMontreal1947/05/271961/03/20
Protocol Relating to an Amendment to the Convention on International Civil Aviation (final clause)International Civil Aviation OrganizationMontreal1995/09/291970/01/01
Protocol Relating to Certain Amendments to the Convention on International Civil Aviation (article 48 a), 49 e) and 61)International Civil Aviation OrganizationMontreal1954/06/141956/12/12
Protocol relating to Intervention on the High Seas in Cases of Pollution by Substances other than OilSecretary-General of the International Maritime OrganizationLondon, United Kingdom1973/11/021983/03/30
Protocol Relating to the Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of MarksWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Madrid, Spain1989/06/281995/12/01
Protocol Supplementary to the Convention for the suppression of Unlawful Seizure of AircraftInternational Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)Beijing2010/09/101970/01/01
Protocol to amend the Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules relating to International Carriage by AirGovernment of the Republic of PolandThe Hague, The Netherlands1955/09/281963/08/01
Protocol to Amend the Convention on Damage by Foreign Aircraft to Third Parties on the SurfaceInternational Civil Aviation OrganizationMontreal1978/09/231970/01/01
Protocol to Amend the International Convention on the Establishment of an International Fund for Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage (FUND 2)Secretary-General of the International Maritime OrganizationLondon, United Kingdom1992/11/271996/05/30
Protocol to the 1985 Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer on Substances that Deplete the Ozone LayerSecretary-General of the United NationsMontreal, Canada1987/09/161989/01/01
Protocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural MaterialsSecretary-General of the United NationsNairobi, Kenya1976/11/261982/01/02
Protocol to the Athens Convention Relating to the Carriage of Passengers and Their Luggage by Sea, 1974International Maritime Organisation (IMO)London, United Kingdom1976/11/191989/04/30
Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipmenton Matters specific to Aircraft EquipmentInternational Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT)Cape Town, South Africa2001/11/162006/03/01
Protocol to the Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by RoadSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1978/07/051980/12/28
Protocol to the Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other MatterGovernment of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern IrelandLondon, United Kingdom1996/11/072006/03/24
Revised United Nations Model Taxation Convention between Developed and Developing CountriesEconomic and Social CouncilNew York, USA2000/01/011970/01/01
Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention, 1949 (No. 98)International Labour Organization (ILO)Geneva1949/07/011951/07/18
Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International TradeSecretary-General of the United NationsRotterdam, The Netherlands1998/09/112004/02/24
Singapore Treaty on the Law of TrademarksDirector General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Singapore, Singapore2006/03/282009/03/16
Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs, 1961 (amended by the Protocol of 25 March 1972)Secretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1972/03/251975/08/08
Statute of the Hague Conference on Private International LawGovernment of the NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1953/09/011955/07/15
Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic PollutantsPermanent Secretary of the Convention in GenevaStockholm2001/05/222004/05/17
Strasbourg Agreement Concerning the International Patent ClassificationWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Strasbourg, France1974/05/211975/10/07
Supplementary Protocol of 1 February 1971 to the Hague Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in Civil and Commercial MattersGovernment of The NetherlandsThe Hague, The Netherlands1971/02/011979/08/20
The Hague Agreement Concerning the International Deposit of Industrial DesignsWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)The Hague, The Netherlands1925/11/061939/06/13
The International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT) StatuteGovernment of ItalyRome, Italy1940/03/151940/04/21
The Kimberley ProcessThe Kimberley ProcessKimberley, South Africa2002/11/012003/01/01
The Paris AgreementSecretary-General of the United NationsParis, France2015/12/121970/01/01
Trademark Law TreatyWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Geneva, Switzerland1994/10/271996/08/01
Treaty on Intellectual Property in Respect of Integrated CircuitsWorld Intellectual Property OrganizationWashington D.C., USA1989/05/261970/01/01
Treaty on Principles Governing the Activities of States in the Exploration and Use of Outer Space, including the Moon and Other Celestial Bodies Government of the United Kingdom, the United States and the Russian FederationLondon, United Kingdom1967/01/271967/10/10
UNCITRAL Arbitration RulesUnited Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)New York, USA1976/04/281970/01/01
UNCITRAL Conciliation RulesUnited Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)New York, USA1980/07/231970/01/01
UNCITRAL Legal Guide on Drawing Up International Contracts for the Construction of Industrial WorksNew York, USA1988/01/311970/01/01
UNCITRAL Legislative Guide on Privately Financed Infrastructure ProjectsThe United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)New York, USA2003/12/091970/01/01
UNCITRAL Model Law on Cross-Border InsolvencyUnited Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)New York, USA1997/05/301970/01/01
UNCITRAL Model Law on Electronic CommerceUnited Nations Commission on International Trade LawNew York, USA1996/12/061970/01/01
UNCITRAL Model Law on Electronic SignaturesUnited Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)New York, USA2001/07/051970/01/01
UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration (1985), with amendments as adopted in 2006United Nations Commission on International Trade LawNew York, USA1985/06/211970/01/01
UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial ConciliationUnited Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)New York, USA2002/11/191970/01/01
UNCITRAL Model Law on International Credit TransfersUnited Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)New York, USA1992/05/151970/01/01
UNCITRAL Model Law on Procurement of Goods and ConstructionUnited Commission Commision on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)New York, USA1993/12/091970/01/01
UNCITRAL Model Law on Procurement of Goods, Construction and Services, with Guide to EnactmentUnited Nations Commission on International Trade LawNew York, USA1994/12/091970/01/01
UNCITRAL Notes on Organizing Arbitral ProceedingsUnited Nations Commission on International Trade LawNew York, USA1996/06/281970/01/01
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UNIDROIT Convention on International FactoringGovernment of CanadaOttawa, Canada1988/05/281995/05/01
UNIDROIT Convention on International Financial LeasingGovernment of CanadaOttawa, Canada1988/05/281995/05/01
UNIDROIT Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural ObjectsGovernment of the Italian RepublicRome, Italy1995/06/241998/07/01
UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial ContractsInternational Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT)Rome, Italy2004/04/211970/01/01
Uniform Customs and Practice for Documentary Credits (UCP 600)International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)Paris, France2007/07/011970/01/01
Uniform Rules for Collections (URC 522)International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)Paris, France1995/05/161970/01/01
Uniform Rules for Contract Bonds (URCB 524)International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)Paris, France1993/01/011970/01/01
Uniform Rules for Demand Guarantees (URDG 458)International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)Paris, France1992/01/011970/01/01
United Nations Agreement for the Implementation of the Provisions of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of 10 December 1982 relating to the Conservation and Management of Straddling Fish Stocks and Highly Migratory Fish StocksSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1995/12/042001/12/11
United Nations Convention against CorruptionSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA2003/10/312005/12/14
United Nations Convention against the Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic SubstancesSecretary-General of the United NationsVienna, Austria1988/12/201990/11/11
United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized CrimeSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA2000/11/152003/09/29
United Nations Convention on Conditions for Registration of ShipsSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1986/02/071970/01/01
United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Carriage of Goods Wholly or Partly by SeaSecrétariat général de l'ONURotterdam2008/12/111970/01/01
United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of GoodsSecretary-General of the United NationsVienna, Austria1980/04/111988/01/01
United Nations Convention on Independant Guarantees and Stand-by Letters of CreditsSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1995/12/112000/01/01
United Nations Convention on International Bills of Exchange and International Promissory NotesSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1988/12/091970/01/01
United Nations Convention on International Multimodal Transport of GoodsSecretary-General of the United NationsGeneva, Switzerland1980/05/241970/01/01
United Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their PropertySecretary General of the United NationsNew York, USA2004/12/021970/01/01
United Nations Convention on the Assignment of Receivables in International TradeSecretary General of the UNNew York, USA2001/12/121970/01/01
United Nations Convention on the Carriage of Goods by SeaSecretary-General of the United NationsHamburg, Germany1978/03/311992/11/01
United Nations Convention on the Law of the SeaSecretary-General of the United NationsMontego Bay, Jamaica1982/12/101994/11/16
United Nations Convention on the Liability of Operators of Transport Terminals in International TradeSecretary-General of the United NationsVienna, Austria1991/04/191970/01/01
United Nations Convention on the Use of Electronic Communications in International ContractsThe Secretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA2005/11/232013/03/01
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United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in those Countries Experiencing Serious Drought and/or Desertification, Particularly in AfricaSecretary-General of the United NationsParis, France1994/10/141996/12/26
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate ChangeSecretary-General of the United NationsNew York, USA1992/05/091999/03/21
Universal Copyright Convention, revised by the Paris convention on July 24, 1971United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)Paris, France1971/07/241974/07/10
Vienna Convention on Succession of States in respect of State Property, Archives and DebtsSecretary General of the United NationsVienna, Austria1983/04/081970/01/01
Vienna Convention on Succession of States in Respect of TreatiesSecretary-General of the United NationsVienna, Austria1978/08/231996/11/06
Vienna Convention on the Law of TreatiesSecretary-General of the United NationsVienna, Austria1969/05/231980/01/27
Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties between States and International Organizations or between International OrganizationsSecretary-General of the United NationsVienna, Austria1986/03/211970/01/01
WIPO Copyright TreatyWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Geneva, Switzerland1996/12/202002/03/06
WIPO Performances and Phonograms TreatyWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Geneva, Switzerland1996/12/202002/05/20
Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999 (No. 182)International Labour Organization (ILO)Geneva1999/06/172000/11/19
WTO AgreementsDirector-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO)Marrakech, Marocco1994/04/151995/01/01