CHINA and MULTILATERALISM

 

United Nations/Security Council - 1971

collective security - support of certain PKOs (Cambodia) since early 1980s, but frequent opposition to coercive power (Iraq, Bosnia, Libya, Rwanda)

UN Registry of Arms

Covenants on Economic & Social Rights, Political & Civil Rights

 

Regional Security & Economic Cooperation

ASEAN-Post Ministerial Conference - 1991, 1996

ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF, 1994) and Spratlys dispute

ASEAN+3

APEC

Council for Security Cooperation in Asia Pacific (CSCAP) - 1996

Four-Party and Six-Party Talks on Korea

CBM agreements with Russia and Central Asian States

 

International Arms Control

Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT)

Comprehensive Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT)

Biological Weapons Convention

Chemical Weapons Convention

 

International Economy and Environment

UNDP

World Bank

IMF

GATT and WTO