Treaties, Conventions, Ratifications

Treaties, Conventions, Ratifications

6 March 2018
SG/SM/18925-L/3279-SEA/2066

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at the signing ceremony of a new maritime boundary agreement between Australia and Timor-Leste, in New York today:

22 September 2017
DC/3740-L/T/4464

On the side-lines of the seventy-second general debate at United Nations Headquarters, 71 Member States and two Observer States undertook a total of 98 treaty actions in a four-day event that ended today.

20 September 2017
SG/SM/18706-DC/3739-L/T/4463

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the “Article XIV Conference” on the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty, in New York today:

20 September 2017
DC/3737-L/T/4461

Leaders of the United Nations, national Governments and civil society urged universal accession to the new international agreement prohibiting nuclear weapons, as dozens of Heads of State and Government became the first signatories to the landmark treaty during the annual event to promote international instruments for peace and development.

15 September 2017
L/T/4460-DC/3734-HQ/720

In a continuing effort to encourage wider participation in the multilateral treaty framework, United Nations Headquarters will host the annual Treaty Event from 19 to 22 September.

7 July 2017
SG/SM/18604-DC/3724-L/T/4459

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

1 June 2017
SG/SM/18548-ENV/DEV/1790-L/T/4458

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

21 September 2016
ENV/DEV/1713-L/T/4454

The Paris Agreement on climate change moved closer towards entering into force in 2016 as 31 more countries joined the agreement today at a special event hosted by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

21 September 2016
SG/SM/18103-ENV/DEV/1714-L/T/4455

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s opening remarks at the high-level event on the entry into force of the Paris Agreement, in New York today:

21 September 2016
SG/SM/18104-ENV/DEV/1715-L/T/4456

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s closing remarks at the high-level event on the entry into force of the Paris Agreement, in New York today:

21 September 2016
SG/SM/18110-DC/3658-L/T/4457

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks to the eighth ministerial meeting of the Friends of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT), in New York today:

15 September 2016
L/T/4453

In a continuing effort to encourage wider participation in the Multilateral Treaty Framework, the United Nations is hosting the annual Treaty Event at its Headquarters from 19 to 23 September.  During the event, Member States are invited to sign multilateral treaties deposited with the United Nations Secretary-General or become party to them by depositing instruments of ratification or accession.

2 October 2015
L/T/4443

On the side-lines of the busy seventieth general debate at United Nations Headquarters, 24 Member States undertook 31 treaty actions in an annual four-day event that ended yesterday.

24 September 2015
L/T/4442

In a continuing effort to encourage wider participation in the multilateral treaty framework, the United Nations is hosting the annual Treaty Event at its Headquarters from 28 September to 1 October.

2 October 2013
L/T/4431
During the course of the general debate at United Nations Headquarters over the past week, 59 Member States took 113 treaty actions at the annual Treaty Event.
2 October 2012
L/T/4427
On the sidelines of the busy opening of the General Assembly session at United Nations Headquarters, 40 States took 87 treaty actions in an annual event that ended today. “States have again manifested their firm belief in the importance of international treaty law,” said Patricia O’Brien, Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and United Nations Legal Counsel.
21 September 2012
L/T/4426
In a continuing effort to encourage wider participation in the multilateral treaty framework and strengthen the rule of law, the United Nations is hosting the 2012 Treaty Event at its Headquarters from 24-26 September and from 1-2 October. During the event, Member States are invited to sign or become party to multilateral treaties deposited with the Secretary-General of the United Nations by depositing instruments of ratification or accession.
16 February 2012
L/T/4424
By making treaties widely accessible to Member States and the public, the United Nations Treaty Series collection played a pivotal role in strengthening the rule of law and promoting transparency in international relations, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said.
30 September 2009
L/T/4418
The five-day 2009 Treaty Event concluded today with 64 Member States having taken 103 treaty actions.