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Ms. Annebeth Rosenboom

Ms. Annebeth Rosenboom
Chief
Treaty Section
United Nations Office of Legal Affairs

Biography Biography in PDF

Law of Treaties
Depositary Functions

Practical Aspects of Treaty Law: The Depositary Functions of the Secretary-General

Participation aux traités multilatéraux
déposés auprès du Secrétaire général:
Les fonctions de dépositaire du Secrétaire général
This presentation will give an overview of the work of the Treaty Section of the Office of Legal Affairs in the Secretariat of the United Nations related to the depositary functions of the Secretary-General of the United Nations with respect to the more than 530 multilateral treaties deposited with him. This makes the United Nations by far the largest depositary of treaties in the world.

Video      (English, 24 minutes)
Video    (Français, 27 minutes)


Registration

Practical Aspects of Treaty Law: Treaty Registration under Article 102 of the Charter

L’enregistrement des traités en vertu
de l’Article 102 de la Charte des Nations Unies
This presentation will explain the procedure of the registration of treaties carried out by the Treaty Section of the Offcie of Legal Affairs of the United Nations as required under the mandate of the Charter of the United Nations.

Video      (English, 24 minutes)
Video    (Français, 28 minutes)
Law of Treaties
Depositary Functions
Practical Aspects of Treaty Law: The Depositary Functions of the Secretary-General

Participation aux traités multilatéraux déposés auprès du Secrétaire général:
Les fonctions de dépositaire du Secrétaire général
Website Link
Website of the Treaty Section, United Nations Office of Legal Affairs
http://treaties.un.org
Recommended Reading
Anthony Aust, Modern Treaty Law and Practice, Second Edition, Cambridge University Press, 2007

Poirat, Florence, Le traité, acte juridique international: Recherches sur le traité comme mode de production et comme produit, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2004

Registration
Practical Aspects of Treaty Law: Treaty Registration Under Article 102 of the Charter

L’enregistrement des traités en vertu de l’Article 102 de la Charte des Nations Unies
Website Link
Website of the Treaty Section, United Nations Office of Legal Affairs
http://treaties.un.org
Recommended Reading
Anthony Aust, Modern Treaty Law and Practice, Second Edition, Cambridge University Press, 2007

Poirat, Florence, Le traité, acte juridique international: Recherches sur le traité comme mode de production et comme produit, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2004