Convention Text

The Convention on Cluster Munitions, CCM, prohibits all use, stockpiling, production and transfer of Cluster Munitions. Separate articles in the Convention concern assistance to victims, clearance of contaminated areas and destruction of stockpiles.

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Content:
Preamble
Article 1 “General obligations and scope of application
Article 2 “Definitions”
Article 3 “Storage and stockpile destruction”
Article 4 “Clearance and destruction of cluster munition remnants and risk reduction education
Article 5 “Victim assistance”
Article 6 “International cooperation and assistance”
Article 7 “Transparency measures”
Article 8 “Facilitation and clarification of compliance”
Article 9 “National implementation measures”
Article 10 “Settlement of disputes”
Article 11 “Meetings of States Parties”
Article 12 “Review Conferences”
Article 13 “Amendments”
Article 14 “Costs and administrative tasks”
Article 15 “Signature”
Article 16 “Ratification, acceptance, approval or accession”
Article 17 “Entry into force”
Article 18 “Provisional application”
Article 19 “Reservations”
Article 20 “Duration and withdrawal”
Article 21 “Relations with States not party to this Convention”
Article 22 “Depositary”
Article 23 “Authentic texts”