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Contracting Parties  >   International Plant Protection Convention > Cuba 

SignatureDecember 6, 1951
RatificationApril 14, 1976
Entry into forceOctober 2, 2005

Declarations, Reservations etc.

Reservation made upon ratification:
"... Cuba does not consider itself bound by the provisions in Article IX, believing that any differences in interpretation or implementation of the convention between parties must be solved by direct negotiation through diplomatic channels."

Declaration made upon ratification:
"... the provisions contained in Article XI of the International Plant Protection Convention are contrary to the Declaration on the granting of independence to colonial countries and peoples (United Nations General Assembly Resolution 1514 of 14 December 1960) which proclaims the necessity of bringing to a speedy and unconditional end colonialism in all forms and manifestations."