Japanese

Collection of Multilateral Conventions


"The World and Japan" Database (Project Leader: TANAKA Akihiko)
Database of Japanese Politics and International Relations
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)
Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia (IASA), The University of Tokyo

TitlesLanguagesDate
Treaty Concerning the Formation of a General Postal UnionJapaneseEnglishChineseOct 9 1874
Covenant of the League of NationsJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 28 1919
Treaty between the Four Powers Concerning Their Insular Possessions and Insular Dominions in the Region of the Pacific Ocean JapaneseEnglishChineseDec 13 1921
Treaty between the Five Powers Concerning the Limitation of Naval ArmamentJapaneseEnglishChineseFeb 6 1922
Protocol for the Prohibition of the Use of Asphyxiating, Poisonous or Other Gases, and of Bacteriological Methods of WarfareJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 17 1925
Kellogg-Briand Pact 1928 (General Treaty for Renunciation of War as an Instrument of National Policy) JapaneseEnglishChineseAug 27 1928
Charter of the United NationsJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 26 1945
Statute of the International Court of JusticeJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 26 1945
International Convention for the Regulation of WhalingJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 2 1946
The General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (10/30/47)JapaneseEnglishChineseOct 30 1947
Universal Declaration of Human RightsJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 10 1948
Convention Relating to the Status of RefugeesJapaneseEnglishChineseJul 28 1951
The International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution of the Sea by Oil, 1954JapaneseEnglishChineseMay 12 1954
The General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (10/7/57)JapaneseEnglishChineseOct 7 1957
Convention on the Territorial Sea and the Contiguous ZoneJapaneseEnglishChineseApr 29 1958
Convention on the High SeasJapaneseEnglishChineseApr 29 1958
Convention on Fishing and Conservation of the Living Resources of the High Seas JapaneseEnglishChineseApr 29 1958
Convention on the Continental ShelfJapaneseEnglishChineseApr 29 1958
Declaration of Japan Recognizing the Compulsory Jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice in Conformity with Article 36, Paragraph 2 of the Statute of the International Court of JusticeJapaneseEnglishChineseSep 15 1958
Declaration of the Rights of the ChildJapaneseEnglishChineseNov 20 1959
The Antarctic TreatyJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 1 1959
Convention on the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) JapaneseEnglishChineseDec 14 1960
Convention on the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, Supplemental Protocol No. 1JapaneseEnglish ChineseDec 14 1960
Vienna Convention on Diplomatic RelationsJapaneseEnglishChineseApr 18 1961
Vienna Convention on Consular RelationsJapaneseEnglishChineseApr 24 1963
Treaty Banning Nuclear Weapon Tests in the Atmosphere, in Outer Space and Under Water (PTBT)JapaneseEnglishChineseAug 5 1963
The Agreement to Establish the Asian Development BankJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 4 1965
International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination/TD>JapaneseEnglishChineseDec 21 1965
The General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (6/27/66)JapaneseEnglishChineseJun 27 1966
International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural RightsJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 16 1966
International Covenant on Civil and Political RightsJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 16 1966
Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political RightsJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 16 1966
Outer Space Treaty (Treaty on Principles Governing the Activities of States in the Exploration and Use of Outer Space, including the Moon and Other Celestial Bodies)JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 27 1967
Protocol Relating to the Status of RefugeesJapaneseEnglishChineseJan 31 1967
Geneva Protocol to the General Agreement on Tariffs and TradeJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 30 1967
Geneva Protocol to the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (Concessions of EEC and Signatory Countries)JapaneseEnglishChineseJun 30 1967
Geneva Protocol to the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (Exchanged Notes Between the EEC and Japan Regarding Passenger Cars)JapaneseEnglishChineseJun 30 1967
Geneva Protocol to the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (Exchanged Notes Between the EEC and Japan Regarding Passenger Cars, annex)JapaneseEnglishChineseJun 30 1967
Anti-dumping Agreement (General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, Kennedy Round)JapaneseEnglishChineseJun 30 1967
Final Act Authenticating the Results of the 1964-67 Trade Conference (General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, Kennedy Round)JapaneseEnglishChineseJun 30 1967
Agreement on the Rescue of Astronauts, the Return of Astronauts and the Return of Objects Launched Into Outer SpaceJapaneseEnglishChineseApr 22 1968
Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear WeaponsJapaneseEnglishChineseJul 1 1968
Vienna Convention on the Law of TreatiesJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 23 1969
Seabed Treaty JapaneseEnglishChineseFeb 11 1971
Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts of Violence at Airports Serving International Civil AviationJapaneseEnglishChineseSep 23 1971
Convention on the International Liability for Damage Caused by Space ObjectsJapaneseEnglishChineseMar 29 1972
Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their DestructionJapaneseEnglishChineseApr 10 1972
Convention for the Conservation of Antarctic SealsJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 1 1972
Convention Concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural HeritageJapaneseEnglishChineseNov 16 1972
Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and other MatterJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 29 1972
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and FloraJapaneseEnglishChineseMar 3 1973
Convention on the Registration of Objects Launched into Outer SpaceJapaneseEnglishChineseJan 14 1975
Conference for Security and Co-operation in Europe, Final ActJapaneseEnglishChineseAug 1 1975
Convention on the Prohibition of Military or Any Other Hostile Use of Environmental Modification TechniquesJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 18 1977
Convention on the Prohibition of Military or Any Other Hostile Use of Environmental Modification Techniques, AnnexJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 18 1977
Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS)JapaneseEnglishChineseJun 23 1979
Geneva Protocol to the General Agreement on Tariffs and TradeJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 30 1979
Geneva Protocol to the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, annexJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 30 1979
1979 Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air PollutionJapaneseEnglishChineseNov 1979
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against WomenJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 18 1979
Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living ResourcesJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 20 1980
Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May be Deemed to be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate EffectsJapaneseEnglishChineseOct 10 1980
Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May be Deemed to be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects (Protocol 1, Non-detectable Fragments)JapaneseEnglishChineseOct 10 1980
Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May be Deemed to be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects (Protocol 2, Mines, Booby-Traps and Other Devices)JapaneseEnglishChineseOct 10 1980
Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May be Deemed to be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects (Protocol 3, Restrcitions on the Use of Incendiary Weapons)JapaneseEnglishChineseOct 10 1980
United Nations Convention on the Law of the SeaJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 10 1982
CONVENTION ON THE CIVIL ASPECTS OF INTERNATIONAL CHILD ABDUCTIONJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 1 1983
The Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone LayerJapaneseEnglishChineseMar 22 1985
Charter of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)JapaneseEnglishChineseDec 8 1985
Convention on Early Notification of a Nuclear AccidentJapaneseEnglishChineseSep 26 1986
Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone LayerJapaneseEnglishChineseSep 16 1987
Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their DisposalJapaneseEnglishChineseMar 22 1989
Convention on the Rights of the ChildJapaneseEnglishChineseNov 20 1989
Protocol Regarding the End of the Warsaw PactJapaneseEnglishChineseJul 1 1991
United Nations Framework Convention On Climate ChangeJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 9 1992
Convention on Biological DiversityJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 5 1992
Chemical Weapons Convention JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Chemicals JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Implementation and Verification ("Verification Annex") Part 1JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Implementation and Verification ("Verification Annex") Part 2 JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Implementation and Verification ("Verification Annex") Part 3JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Implementation and Verification ("Verification Annex") Part 4AJapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Implementation and Verification ("Verification Annex") Part 4B JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Implementation and Verification ("Verification Annex") Part 5 JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Implementation and Verification ("Verification Annex") Part 6 JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Implementation and Verification ("Verification Annex") Part 7JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Implementation and Verification ("Verification Annex") Part 8JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Implementation and Verification ("Verification Annex") Part 9 JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Implementation and Verification ("Verification Annex") Part 10JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on Implementation and Verification ("Verification Annex") Part 11 JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Chemical Weapons Convention, Annex on the Protection of Confidential Information ("Confidentiality Annex") JapaneseEnglishChineseJan 13 1993
Marrakesh Declaration JapaneseEnglishChineseApr 15 1994
Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade OrganizationJapaneseEnglishChineseApr 15 1994
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in Those Countries Experiencing Serious Drought and/or Desertification, Particularly in AfricaJapaneseEnglishChineseJun 17 1994
Decision on Strengthening the Review Process for the TreatyJapaneseEnglishChineseMay 11 1995
Protocol on Blinding Laser Weapons (Protocol 4 to the 1980 CCW)JapaneseEnglishChineseOct 13 1995
Protocol on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Mines, Booby-Traps and Other Devices as amended on 3 May 1996 (Protocol II to the 1980 Convention as amended on May 3, 1996) JapaneseEnglishChineseMay 3 1996
Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (Abridged) JapaneseEnglishChineseSep 10 1996
Protocol to the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty JapaneseEnglishChineseSep 10 1996
Amendment to the Montreal Protocol Adopted by the Ninth Meeting of the PartiesJapaneseEnglishChineseSep 17 1997
Convention on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer or Anti-Personnel Mines and on their DestructionJapaneseEnglishChineseSep 18 1997
Agreement on Cooperation among the Original Members of the Korean Peninsula Energy Development OrganizationJapaneseEnglishChineseSep 19, 1997
Kyoto Protocol To The United Nations Framework Convention On Climate ChangeJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 11 1997
The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification and Guidelines for the Revision of the National Plan of Action to Combat DesertificationJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 19 1997
Amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances That Deplete the Ozone LayerJapaneseEnglishChineseDec 3 1999
Cartagena Protocol on Bio Safety to the Convention on Bio Logical DiversityJapaneseEnglishChineseJan 29 2000
International Energy Agency Implementing Agreement for Climate Technology InitiativeJapaneseEnglishChineseJul 14 2003
Last Updated: 2017.7.7