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Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict

Date of TextAdopted on May 14, 1954 at The Hague
Entry into force on August 7, 1956
Host Institution:United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
MembersContracting Parties/Signatories
 Treaty Actions
Subject MatterCopyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Other
Available Texts
Treaty Text
English

Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict (Authentic text) Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict (Authentic text), Complete document (pdf) [441 KB]

French

Convention pour la protection des biens culturels en cas de conflit armé (Texte authentique) Convention pour la protection des biens culturels en cas de conflit armé (Texte authentique), Complete document (pdf) [626 KB]

Russian

Конвенция о защите культурных ценностей в случае вооруженного конфликта (Подлинный текст) Конвенция о защите культурных ценностей в случае вооруженного конфликта (Подлинный текст), Complete document (pdf) [517 KB]

Spanish

Convención para la Protección de los Bienes Culturales en caso de conflicto Armado (Texto auténtico) Convención para la Protección de los Bienes Culturales en caso de conflicto Armado (Texto auténtico), Complete document (pdf) [503 KB]

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