British Columbia - Documents -International


Canada has been involved in many international events throughout its history, and there are numerous documents related to these events that are of historical significance. These documents include official records such as diplomatic correspondence, international agreements, and United Nations reports, as well as personal letters, diaries, and photographs of Canadian citizens who have participated in international events. Many of these documents are housed in national and provincial archives and libraries, where they serve as important resources for researchers, historians, and the general public interested in learning about Canada's role in global affairs. They provide valuable insights into Canada's foreign policy, its relationships with other nations, and the contributions of Canadians to international events ranging from war and peacekeeping to human rights and environmental protection.

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  Armament Limits

The Conference on the Limitation of Armament, also known as the Washington Naval Conference, was a
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The Atlantic Charter 

The Atlantic Charter was a joint declaration issued on August 14, 1941, by British Prime...
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Atomic Energy

The Statement on Atomic Energy, also known as the Acheson-Lilienthal Report, was a joint statement ...
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Civilian Convention

The United Nations Convention Relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War, also known
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Court of Justice

The Permanent Court of International Justice (PCIJ) was established by the League of Nations in 1920 as a...
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Fourteen Points

Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points was a speech given by the President of the United States...
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Geneva Protocol II

The 1949-78 United Nations Geneva Protocol II is a treaty that establishes rules for the protection...
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Geneva Protocol

The 1977 United Nations Protocol Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 1949, also known as Protocol I, is...
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The 1948 United Nations Genocide Convention is a treaty that defines genocide as a crime ...
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Human Rights

The 1948 United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights is a historic document that sets...
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League of Nations

The Covenant of the League of Nations was a treaty that established the League of Nations, ...
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Maastrict Treaty

The Treaty of the European Union, also known as the Maastricht Treaty, was signed in Maastricht...
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The 1989 NAFTA Agreement

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is a treaty that was signed by the United States...
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The 1949 NATO Treaty

The 1949 NATO Treaty is a treaty that established the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), a military
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Nuclear Non-Proliferation

The United Nations Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) is a treaty that aims to prevent the...
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The Pacific Settlement

The League of Nations Protocol for the Pacific Settlement of International Disputes was a treaty that aimed
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Intnal Prize Court

The Convention (XII) Relative to the Creation of an International Prize Court was a treaty that aimed...
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UN Charter

The Charter of the United Nations is a treaty that established the United Nations (UN), an intergovernment...
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Vancouver UNESCO

The 1989 Vancouver Declaration was adopted by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural...
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Universal Access

The 1997 Statement on Universal Access to Basic Communication and Information Services was adopted...
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Versailles Treaty

The Versailles Treaty was a peace treaty that officially ended World War I and was signed on June 28, 1919, in Versailles
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War Convention

The Convention (III) for the Adaptation to Maritime Warfare of the Principles of the Geneva Convention of 22 August
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Wounded Convention

The 1949 United Nations Convention (I) for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded and Sick ...
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