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Vienna Convention on Consular Relations

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Vienna Convention on Consular Relations

International treaty that provides a framework for consular relations between sovereign countries, providing guidance on establishing, maintaining and terminating consular relations, structure of consular posts and privileges and immunities of consular staff, and communication to their nationals in the country. Article 36 of the Convention specifically provides for consular assistance to nationals abroad.

Fecha de publicación
Tipo de material
Destinatarios
Government
Intergovernmental Organization
Fuente/Editorial
Ámbito geográfico
Grupo de trabajo
No
Proceso de revisión regional
No
Objetivos del Pacto Mundial para la Migración
Status
Published

Vienna Convention on Consular Relations

International treaty that provides a framework for consular relations between sovereign countries, providing guidance on establishing, maintaining and terminating consular relations, structure of consular posts and privileges and immunities of consular staff, and communication to their nationals in the country. Article 36 of the Convention specifically provides for consular assistance to nationals abroad.


*Todas las referencias a Kosovo deben entenderse en el contexto de la Resolución 1244 [1999] del Consejo de Seguridad de las Naciones Unidas.