United Nations - Treaty Collection on the Internet
 
  
 
 

Skip Navigation LinksHomeTrainingLegal Technichal Assistance by the Treaty Section

Legal Technical Assistance by the Treaty Section

Mandate

  • Pursuant to Article 102 of the Charter, the Treaty Section reviews, registers and publishes all treaties and other international agreements in the United Nations Treaty Series and in discharging the Secretary-General's depositary functions, publishes the "Multilateral Treaties Deposited with the Secretary-General"
  • In order to facilitate access to treaty information, maintains an electronic database and information system, including the UN Treaty Collection on the Internet
  • Provides advice and information on treaty law and related matters to Member States, Specialized Agencies to the United Nations and the Secretariats of Multilateral Conventions deposited with the Secretary-General of the United Nation

Assistance

  • Advice and assistance on the treaty information maintained by the Section
  • Advice and assistance on treaty law and practice, in particular, on final clauses
  • Advice and assistance on becoming party to multilateral treaties, including signature, ratification, accession etc.
  • Advice and assistance with the electronic collection, storage and retrieval of national treaty collections, using the UN Treaty Collection on the Internet as a model

Tools

Contact

Treaty Section:
Tel. (212) 963-5047
Fax (212) 963-3693
E-mail - Contact form

Substantive Legal Issues:
Arancha Hinojal-Oyarbide
Tel. (212) 963-3492

Technical/Legal Issues:
Andrei Kolomoets
Tel. (212) 963-5478

FEATURED EVENT
2013 TREATY EVENT: TOWARDS UNIVERSAL PARTICIPATION AND IMPLEMENTATION
(24-26 September and 30 September-1 October 2013, United Nations Headquarters in New York, North Lawn Building, Room 1034)