On 15 November 2016, the Republic of Mozambique, which is already a Party to the Cape Town Convention and the Aircraft Protocol, signed the Luxembourg Rail Protocol, which was adopted in February 2007 at a diplomatic Conference held in Luxembourg. The Luxembourg Rail Protocol will enter into force when the conditions set out in Article XXIII(1) of the Rail Protocol have been satisfied.
Her Excellency, Honourable Ms Nyeleti Brooke Mondlane, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of the Republic of Mozambique, signed the Luxembourg Rail Protocol at a ceremony held at the UNIDROIT Headquarters in Rome, accompanied by H.E. Ms Maria Manuela Lucas, Ambassador of the Republic of Mozambique in Italy, and by Mr Inacio Tomas Muzime, Diplomatic Counsellor of the Embassy. The delegation was received by Deputy Secretary-General Professor Anna Veneziano and Ms Marina Schneider, Senior Legal Officer and Treaty Depositary.
Further details about the Luxembourg Protocol and the Cape Town Convention are available at: