He said that covenants and agreements should not be confused with international treaties that can be legally binding. The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration, to be adopted in Morocco, will be the first agreement negotiated between states within the framework of the United Nations covering all dimensions of international migration. Latvia: On 6 December 2018, the Latvian parliament voted to reject the pact.  Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer criticized the pact this week, warning that it could lead to an erosion of Canada`s sovereigntist authority to make decisions on immigration and exert inappropriate influence on the media. make the pact compulsory. The details of these discussions had been removed from the documents by the Foreign Ministry so as not to damage Germany`s reputation as a reliable partner.