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Text of the Inter-American Treaties by Subject

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A

Acquisitions

Inter-American Convention on Transparency in Conventional Weapons Acquisitions (A-64)

Agricultural Cooperation

See Regional Institutional System, Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture

Agricultural Sciences

See Regional Institutional System, Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture

Agriculture

See Regional Institutional System, Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture

Amateur Radio

- International Amateur Radio Permit, Protocol of Amendment to the Inter-American Convention on an (A-67)
- International Amateur Radio Permit, Inter-American Convention on the (A-62)
- Amateur Radio Service Convention (Lima Convention), Inter-American (B-52)
- Amateur Radio Services Convention (Lima Convention), Amendment of Article Seven of the Inter-American (B-52(1))

Arbitral Awards
- Extraterritorial Validity of Foreign Judgments and Arbitral Awards, Inter- American Convention on (B-41)

Arbitration and Settlement of Disputes

- International Commercial Arbitration, Inter-American Convention on (B-35)
- Pacific Settlement (Pact of Bogota), American Treaty on (A-42)
(Original text available only in Spanish)

Archeological and Historical Heritage

- Protection of the Archeological, Historical, and Artistic Heritage of the American Nations (Convention of San Salvador), Convention on the (C-16)

Art

See Archeological and Historical Heritage

Assistance

See Mutual Assistance

Asylum

Diplomatic

- Diplomatic Asylum, Convention on (A-46)

Territorial

- Territorial Asylum, Convention on (A-47)

B

Bills of Exchange

See International Private Law, Negotiable Instruments

Business Associations

See International Private Law, Business Associations

C

Charter

See Organization of American States, Charter

Checks

See International Private Law, Negotiable Instruments

Children

See Human Rights, Minors

Civil Strife

- Duties and Rights of States in the event of Civil Strife, Protocol to the Convention on (C-14)

Communications

See International Transportation
See Amateur Radio

Contracts

See International Private Law, Contracts

Cooperation

See Judicial Cooperation

Cooperation on Agriculture

See Regional Institutional System, Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture

Corruption

- Corruption, Inter-American Convention Against (B-58)

Criminal Matters

See Judicial Cooperation, Criminal Matters

Criminal Sentences

See Judicial Cooperation, Sentences

Cultural Relations

See Culture

Culture

- Promotion of Inter-American Cultural Relations, Convention for the (A-48)

D

Death Penalty

See Human Rights, In General

Development

See Economic Development

Diplomatic Relations

See Asylum, Diplomatic

Disability

Inter-American Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Persons with Disabilities (A-65)

Disappearances

See Human Rights, In General

Disasters

See Mutual Assistance, Disaster Cases

Discrimination

See Disability

Dispute Settlement

See Arbitration and Settlement of Disputes

Domicile

See International Private Law, Domicile

E

Economic Development

- Economic Agreement of Bogota (A-43)
(Original text available only in Spanish)

Economic Relations

See Economic Development

Evidence

See Judicial Cooperation, Evidence

Explosives

See Weapons

Extradition

See Judicial Cooperation, Extradition

Extraterritorial Validity

See Judicial Cooperation, Sentences

G

General Rules

See International Private Law, General Rules

Global Change

See Regional Institutional System, Inter-American Institute for Global Change Reaserch

Goods

See International Transportation

H

Hemispheric Security

- Reciprocal Assistance (Rio Treaty), Inter-American Treaty of (B-29)
- Reciprocal Assistance (Rio Treaty), Protocol of Amendment to the Inter-American Treaty of (B-29(1))

Highways

See International Transportation

History

See Archeological and Historical Heritage

Human Rights

General

- Human Rights "Pact of San Jose, Costa Rica", American Convention on (B-32)
- Human Rights in the Area of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights "Protocol of San Salvador", Additional Protocol to the American Convention on (A-52)
- Human Rights to Abolish the Death Penalty, Protocol to the American Convention on (A-53)
- Forced Disappearance of Persons, Inter-American Convention on the (A-60)
- Prevent and Punish Torture, Inter-American Convention to (A-51)
-See Disability

Minors

- Support Obligations, Inter-American Convention on (B-54)
- Return of Children, Inter-American Convention on the (B-53)
- Conflict of Laws Concerning the Adoption of Minors, Inter-American Convention on (B-48)
- International Traffic in Minors, Inter-American Convention on (B-57)

Women

- Granting of Civil Rights to Women, Inter-American Convention on the (A-45)
(Original text available only in Spanish)

- Granting of Political Rights to Women, Inter-American Convention on the (A-44)
(Original text available only in Spanish)

- Prevention, Punishment and Eradication of Violence Against Women "Convention of Belem do Para", Inter-American Convention on the (A-61)

I

Illicit Trafficking

See Weapons

Immunities

See OAS, Privileges and Immunitites
See OAS, Charter

Institutes

See Regional Institutional System

Inter-American Development Bank

See Regional Institutional System, Inter-American Development Bank

International Private Law

Business Associations

- Conflicts of Laws Concerning Commercial Companies, Inter-American Convention on (B-40)

Contracts

- Law Applicable to International Contracts, Inter-American Convention on the (B-56)

Domicile

- Domicile of Natural Persons in Private International Law, Inter-American Convention on (B-44)

General Rules

- General Rules of Private International Law, Inter-American Convention on (B-45)

Merchantile Associations

- Conflicts of Laws Concerning Commercial Companies, Inter-American Convention on (B-40)

Negotiable Instruments

- Conflict of Laws Concerning Checks, Inter-American Convention on (B-34)
- Conflict of Laws Concerning Checks, Inter-American Convention on (B-39)
- Conflict of Laws concerning Bills of Exchange, Promisory Notes, and Invoices, Inter-American Convention on (B-33)

Personality and Juridical Capacity

- Personality and Capacity of Juridical Persons in Private International Law, Inter-American Convention on (B-49)

Powers

- Legal Regime of Powers of Attorney to be Used Abroad, Inter-American Convention on the (B-38)

International Transportation

- Adoption of the Inter-American Manual on Traffic Control Devices for Streets and Highways "Agreement of Caracas", Agreement on the (C-18)
- Facilitation of International Waterborne Transportation (Convention of Mar del Plata), Inter-American Convention on (B-30)
- Contracts for International Carriage of Goods by Road, Inter-American Convention of (B-55)

Invoices

See International Private Law, Negotiable Instruments

J

Judgments

See Judicial Cooperation, Sentences

Judicial Cooperation

Criminal Matters

- Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters, Inter-American Convention on (A-55)
- Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters, Optional Protocol related to the Inter-American Convention on (A-59)

Evidence

- Proof of and Information on Foreign Law, Inter-American Convention on (B-43)
- Inter-American Convention on Extraterritorial Validity of Foreign Judgments and Arbitral Awards (B-41)
- Taking of Evidence Abroad, Inter-American Convention on the (B-37)
- Taking of Evidence Abroad, Additional Protocol to the Inter-American Convention on the (B-51)

Extradition

- Extradition, Inter-American Convention on (B-47)

Preventive Measures

- Execution of Preventive Measures, Inter-American Convention on (B-42)

Rogatory Letters

- Letters Rogatory, Inter-American Convention on (B-36)
- Letters Rogatory, Additional Protocol to the Inter-American Convention on (B-46)

Sentences

- Jurisdiction in the International Sphere for the Extraterritorial Validity of Foreign Judgments, Inter-American Convention on (B-50)
- Serving Criminal Sentences Abroad, Inter-American Convention on (A-57)
- Charter of the OAS (A-41)

Juridical Capacity

See International Private Law, Personality and Juridical Capacity

Jurisdiction

See Judicial Cooperation, Sentences

M

Manufacture

See Weapons

Minors

See Human Rights, Minors

Munitions

See Weapons

Mutual Assistance

Disaster Cases

- Facilitate Disaster Assistance, Inter-American Convention to (A-54)

Penal

See Judicial Cooperation, Criminal Matters

Public Health

- Pan-American Sanitary Code, Additional Protocol to the (B-3(2))

Security

See Hemispheric Security

N

Natural Persons

See International Private Law, Domicile

Navigation

See International Transportation

Negotiable Instruments

See International Private Law, Negotiable Instruments

O

Organization of American States (OAS)

Charter of the OAS

- Organization of American States, Charter of the (A-41)
- Organization of American States "Protocol of Cartagena de Indias", Protocol of Amendment to the Charter of the (A-50)
- Organization of American States "Protocol of Washington", Protocol of Amendments to the Charter of the (A-56)
- Organization of American States "Protocol of Managua", Protocol of Amendment to the Charter of the (A-58)
- Organization of American States "Protocol of Buenos Aires", Protocol of Amendment to the Charter of the (B-31)

Privileges and Immunities

- Privileges and Immunities of the Organization of American States, Agreement on (C-13)

P

Permits

See Amateur Radio

Personality

See International Private Law, Personality and Juridical Capacity

Powers

See International Private Law, Powers

Preventive Measures

See Judicial Cooperation, Preventive Measures

Privileges

See OAS, Privileges and Immunities

Promisory Notes

See International Private Law, Negotiable Instruments

Public Health

See Mutual Assistance, Public Health

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Radio

See Amateur Radio

Regional Institutional System

Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research

- Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research, Agreement Establishing the (C-19)
- Inter-American Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Protocol of Amendment to the Convention on the (C-12(1))

Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture

- Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture, Convention on the (C-17)

Inter-American Development Bank

- Inter-American Development Bank, Agreement Establishing the (C-15)

Rogatory Letters

See Judicial Cooperation, Rogatory Letters

S

Security

See Hemispheric Security

Sentences

See Judicial Cooperation, Sentences

Settlement of Disputes

See Arbitration and Settlement of Disputes

States

See Civil Strife

Streets

See International Transportation

Strife

See Civil Strife

T

Taking of Evidence

See Judicial Cooperation, Evidence

Terrorism

- Prevent and Punish the Acts of Terrorism Taking the Forms of Crimes Against Persons and Related Extortion that are of International Significance, Convention to (A-49)

-Inter-American Convention Against Terrorism (A-66)

Torture

See Human Rights, In General

Traffic

See International Transportation

Trafficking

See Weapons

Transportation

See International Transportation

V

Vehicles

See International Transportation

W

Weapons

- Illicit Manufacture and Trafficking in Weapons, Munitions, Explosives and Related Materials, Inter-American Convention Against the (A-63)

- Inter-American Convention on Transparency in Conventional Weapons Acquisitions (A-64)

Women

See Human Rights, Women

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