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European Convention on Simplified Extradition Procedure

THE HIGH CONTRACTING PARTIES to this Convention, Member States of the European Union, REFERRING to the Council Act of 9 March 1995, DESIRING to improve judicial cooperation between the Member States in criminal matters, with regard both to proceedings and the execution of sentences, RECOGNIZING the importance of extradition in …

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2001 Marrakesh Accords amending (Kyoto Protocol)

A. CAPACITY BUILDING IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES (NON-ANNEX I PARTIES) Decision -/CP.7 Capacity building in developing countries (non-Annex I Parties) The Conference of the Parties, Being guided by Article 4.1, 4.3, 4.4, 4.5 and 4.7, in the context of Article 3, and Articles 5 and 6 of the Convention, Recalling the …

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Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

The Parties to this Protocol, Being Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, hereinafter referred to as “the Convention”, In pursuit of the ultimate objective of the Convention as stated in its Article 2, Recalling the provisions of the Convention, Being guided by Article 3 of the …

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Convention on the Conservation and Management of Highly Migratory Fish Stocks in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean

The Contracting Parties to this Convention, Determined to ensure the long-term conservation and sustainable use, in particular for human food consumption, of highly migratory fish stocks in the western and central Pacific Ocean for present and future generations, Recalling the relevant provisions of the United Nations Convention on the Law …

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Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment

AWARE of the need to acquire and use mobile equipment of high value or particular economic significance and to facilitate the financing of the acquisition and use of such equipment in an efficient manner, RECOGNISING the advantages of asset-based financing and leasing for this purpose and desiring to facilitate these …

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Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (Stockholm)

The Parties to this Convention, Recognizing that persistent organic pollutants possess toxic properties, resist degradation, bioaccumulate and are transported, through air, water and migratory species, across international boundaries and deposited far from their place of release, where they accumulate in terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems, Aware of the health concerns, especially …

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Convention for the Suppression of Acts of Nuclear Terrorism

The States Parties to this Convention, Having in mind the purposes and principles of the Charter of the United Nations concerning the maintenance of international peace and security and the promotion of good-neighbourliness and friendly relations and cooperation among States, Recalling the Declaration on the Occasion of the Fiftieth Anniversary …

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Convention (XII) relative to the Creation of an International Prize Court. The Hague, 18 October 1907

Animated by the desire to settle in an equitable manner the differences which sometimes arise in the course of a naval war in connection with the decisions of national prize courts; Considering that, if these courts are to continue to exercise their functions in the manner determined by national legislation, …

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THE TREATY OF NANKING (1842)

Nanking, August 29, 1842 Peace Treaty between the Queen of Great Britain and the Emperor of China. This treaty between Britain and China ended the first opium war, fought between 1839 and 1842. The occasion for the war was the destruction in May 1839 by the Chinese emperor’s ‘drug tsar’, …

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Treaty of Westphalia (1648)

Peace Treaty between the Holy Roman Emperor andthe King of France and their respective Allies. In the name of the most holy and individual Trinity: Be it known to all, and every one whom it may concern, or to whom in any manner it may belong, That for many Years …

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U.N. Poverty Goals Face Accountability Questions

U.N. Poverty Goals Face Accountability Questions There is little disagreement over the United Nations goal of eliminating dire poverty, but there is plenty of criticism about how leaders are going about it. UNITED NATIONS — For all the bitter debates pitting nations against one another, there is conspicuously little disagreement …

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UN Secretary General Sets Out Options for dealing with Piracy off Somalia

UN Secretary General Sets Out Options for dealing with Piracy off Somalia The United Nations Secretary General has recently submitted a report to the Security Council in which he sets out 7 options for dealing with piracy off the coast of Somalia. The incidence of piracy off the coast of …

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