216Annex XVI - International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) - to the Convention on the Privileges and Immunities of the Specialized AgenciesRome, 16 December 197716 December 1977, No. 521United Nations, <i>Treaty Series </i>, vol. 1060, p. 337.The term <i>“Participant” </i> in the present context refers to the State party to the Convention, which which has undertaken to apply the provisions of the Convention to the above specialized agency, in accordance with section 43 of article XI thereof.
ParticipantApplicationAngola 9 May 2012 Argentina27 Sep 2001 Armenia16 May 2022 Australia 9 May 1986 Belgium23 Dec 2002 Bosnia and Herzegovina<superscript>1,2</superscript> 1 Sep 1993 Cameroon30 Apr 1992 Croatia<superscript>1,2</superscript>12 Oct 1992 Cuba21 Jul 1981 Dominica24 Jun 1988 Ecuador20 Nov 1998 El Salvador24 Sep 2012 France 2 Aug 2000 Georgia18 Jul 2007 Germany<superscript>3,4,5</superscript>20 Aug 1979 Hungary18 Jun 2021 Iceland17 Jan 2006 Italy30 Aug 1985 Latvia19 Dec 2005 Lithuania10 Feb 1997 Montenegro<superscript>2,6</superscript>23 Oct 2006 Mozambique 6 Oct 2011 North Macedonia<superscript>1,2</superscript>11 Mar 1996 Norway22 Nov 2000 Oman19 Oct 2023 Portugal 8 Nov 2012 Romania15 May 2018 Serbia<superscript>1,2</superscript>12 Mar 2001 Seychelles24 Jul 1985 Slovenia<superscript>1,2</superscript> 6 Jul 1992 South Africa30 Aug 2002 Spain12 Dec 2003 Sweden 1 Mar 1979 Switzerland25 Sep 2012 Uganda11 Aug 1983 Ukraine25 Feb 1993 United Arab Emirates11 Dec 2003 Zimbabwe 5 Mar 1991
1The former Yugoslavia applied the Annex as from 26 January 1979 (See <a href="/doc/Publication/CN/1979/CN.17.1979-Eng.pdf" target="_blank">CN.17.1979-Treaties-1)</a>. See also note 1 under “Bosnia and Herzegovina”, “Croatia”, “former Yugoslavia”, “Slovenia”, “The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” and “Yugoslavia” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.2These States deposited instruments of succession to the Convention and applied the provisions of the Convention to the above specialized agency with effect from the date of the succession of State. See Chapter III-2.3The German Democratic Republic had acceded to the Convention, with a reservation, on 4 October 1974 in respect of the following specialized agencies: ILO, UNESCO, WHO (third revised text of annex VII), UPU, ITU, WMO, IMO (revised text of annex XII). For the text of the reservation see United Nations, <i>Treaty Series</i>, vol. 950, p. 357. See also note 2 under “Germany” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.4In a communication received by the Secretary-General on 10 October 1957, the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany declared that the Convention will also apply to the Saar Territory except that Section 7 (b) of the Convention shall not take effect with regard to the Saar Territory until the expiration of the interim period defined in article 3 of the Treaty of 27 October 1956 between France and the Federal Republic of Germany.5See note 1 under “Germany” regarding Berlin (West) in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.6See note 1 under “Montenegro” in the “Historical Information” section in the front matter of this volume.