1 The present Protocol shall be open for signature
at the Headquarters of the Organization from 1 March 1989 to 28 February
1990 and shall thereafter remain open for accession. Subject to the
provisions of paragraph 3, States may express their consent to be
bound by the present Protocol by:
(a) signature without reservation as to ratification,
acceptance or approval; or
(b) signature subject to ratification, acceptance
or approval, followed by ratification, acceptance or approval; or
2 Ratification, acceptance, approval or accession
shall be effected by the deposit of an instrument to that effect with
the Secretary-General of the Organization.
3 The present Protocol may be signed without reservation,
ratified, accepted, approved or acceded to only by States which have
signed without reservation, accepted or acceded to the Convention.