Gouvernement Princier de Monaco

Agreements and Treaties

Monaco affirms its sovereignty in the community of nations

Through the signing of numerous bilateral and multilateral treaties with other nations, the Monegasque Government continues to affirm Monaco’s sovereignty on the international stage. 

Bilateral agreements relate to a particular matter between Monaco and the co-signatory State. Foremost among partner States are the European States. Multilateral agreements  promote consensus on important issues.  In this respect, under the impetus of its Sovereign Prince, Monaco is recognised as a very active nation in certain areas concerning the future of the planet.  Examples include protecting particular species, such as red tuna, or preserving the Arctic.