Vienna Convention

Vienna Convention can mean any of a number of treaties signed in Vienna." Notable are:

* several treaties and conventions resulted from the Congress of Vienna (1814-1815) which redrew the map of Europe, only partially restoring the pre-Napoleonic situation, and drafted new rules for international relations
* Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations (1961)
* Vienna Convention on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage (1963)
* Vienna Convention on Consular Relations (1963)
* Vienna Convention on Road Traffic (1968)
* Vienna Convention on Road Signs and Signals (1968)
* Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties (1969)
* Vienna Convention on Succession of States in respect of Treaties (1978)
* United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (1980)
* Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer (1985)
* Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties between States and International Organizations or Between International Organizations (1986)
* Vienna Convention Against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (1988)

ee also

* Congress of Vienna (disambiguation)
* Vienna Conference (disambiguation)
* Treaty of Vienna, a disambiguation page


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