New Zealand: Ratification of Convention on Cluster Munitions

Action type
Ratification
Depositary
Secretary-General of the United Nations
Date
22 December 2009
Note

Upon its ratification to the Convention, the Government of New Zealand notified the Secretary-General of the following:

“… consistent with the constitutional status of Tokelau and taking into account the commitment of the Government of New Zealand to the development of self-government for Tokelau through an act of self-determination under the Charter of the United Nations, this ratification shall not extend to Tokelau unless and until a Declaration to this effect is lodged by the Government of New Zealand with the Depositary on the basis of appropriate consultation with that territory … ”

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