1. At any time after three years from the date on which this
Protocol has entered into force for a Party, that Party may withdraw
from this Protocol by giving written notification to the
2. Any such withdrawal shall take effect upon expiry of one year
from the date of receipt by the Depositary of the notification of
withdrawal, or on such later date as may be specified in the
notification of withdrawal.
3. Any Party that withdraws from the Convention shall be
considered as also having withdrawn from this Protocol.