HC Deb 28 February 1966 vol 725 cc179-80W
Mr. Higgins

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, whether the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation Convention against Discrimination in Education has been ratified by the United Kingdom or not; in the latter case, what are the reasons for the delay; and what steps must be taken to ensure its ratification in the near future.

Mr. Padley

The United Kingdom deposited an instrument of acceptance on 14th March, 1962. In addition, the United Kingdom accepted the Protocol to the Convention, instituting a Conciliation and Good Offices Commission, on 8th January, 1964.