Here's a Fourth of July Quiz for you.
The following international instruments all have something in common. What is it?
The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child -- the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea -- the UN Framework Convention on Biological Diversity -- the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control -- the UNEP Basel Convention on the Control of the Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal --- the UNEP Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants -- the Kyoto Protocol to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change -- the Rome Statute of the international Criminal Court -- the UN Convention in the Prohibtion of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Anti-Personnel Mines and on their Destruction -- the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty -- The UN Convention on Cluster Munitions -- [I'll stop here -- this list isn't exhaustive]
We all know that the 4th of July is Independence Day in the USA. I wish they'd make it Interdependence Day.