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Model instrument of ratification

Model instrument of ratification (or of acceptance, of accession or of approval as the cases may be)


Whereas the ... (title of the Convention) ... is open to ratification by ... (name of the country) ..., under the terms of its Article ... (number of applicable Article),

Now therefore the Government of ... (name of the country) ... having considered the aforesaid Convention hereby ratify the said Convention and undertake faithfully to carry out the stipulations therein contained.

IN WITNESS THEREOF, I have signed and sealed this instrument.

Done at ... (place) ..., this day of ... (date) ...


Head of State or Head of Government or Minister of Foreign Affairs


UNESCO 1995-2010 - ID: 27541