Development and human rights for all

Ratifications

Declarations and Reservations

Countries that have ratified the Convention

  • Afghanistan - 18 September 2012
  • Albania -11 February 2013
  • Algeria - 4 December 2009
  • Andorra - 11 March 2014
  • Angola - 19 May 2014
  • Argentina - 2 September 2008
  • Armenia - 22 September 2010
  • Australia - 17 July 2008
  • Austria - 26 September 2008
  • Azerbaijan - 28 January 2009
  • Bahrain - 22 September 2011
  • Bangladesh - 30 November 2007
  • Barbados - 27 February 2013
  • Belgium - 2 July 2009
  • Belize - 2 Juin 2011
  • Benin - 5 July 2012
  • Bolivia - 16 November 2009
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina - 12 March 2010
  • Brazil - 1 August 2008
  • Bulgaria - 22 March 2012
  • Burkina Faso - 23 July 2009
  • Burundi - 22 Mai 2014
  • Cambodia - 20 December 2012
  • Canada - 11 March 2010
  • Cap Verde - 10 October 2011
  • Chile - 29 July 2008
  • China - 1 August 2008
  • Colombia - 10 Mai 2011
  • Congo - 2 September 2014
  • Cook Islands - 8 May 2009
  • Costa Rica - 1 October 2008
  • Cote d'Ivoire - 10 January 2014
  • Croatia - 15 August 2007
  • Cuba - 6 September 2007
  • Cyprus - 27 Juin 2011
  • Czech Republic - 28 September 2009
  • Denmark - 24 July 2009
  • Djibouti - 18 Juin 2012
  • Dominica - 1 October 2012
  • Dominican Republic - 18 August 2009
  • Ecuador - 3 April 2008
  • Egypt - 14 April 2008
  • El Salvador - 14 December 2007
  • Estonia - 30 May 2012
  • Ethiopia - 7 July 2010
  • European Union - 23 December 2010
  • France - 18 February 2010
  • Gabon - 1 October 2007 
  • Gambia - 7 July 2015
  • Germany - 24 February 2009
  • Guatemala - 7 April 2009
  • Guinea - 8 February 2008
  • Guyana - 10 September 2014
  • Haiti - 23 July 2009
  • Honduras - 14 April 2008
  • Hungary - 20 July 2007
  • India - 1 October 2007
  • Iran - 23 October 2009
  • Italy - 15 May 2009
  • Jamaica - 30 March 2007
  • Jordan - 31 March 2008
  • Kenya - 19 May 2008
  • Laos - 25 September 2009
  • Latvia - 1 March 2010
  • Lesotho - 2 December 2008
  • Malawi - 27 August 2009
  • Maldives - 5 April 2010
  • Mali - 7 April 2008
  • Mauritius - 8 January 2010 
  • Mexico - 17 December 2007
  • Mongolia - 13 May 2009
  • Montenegro - 02 November 2009
  • Morocco - 8 April 2009
  • Namibia - 4 December 2007
  • Nepal - 7 May 2010
  • New Zealand - 25 September 2008 
  • Nicaragua - 7 December 2007
  • Niger - 24 June 2008
  • Oman - 6 January 2009
  • Panama - 7 August 2007
  • Paraguay - 3 September 2008
  • Peru - 30 January 2008
  • Philippines - 15 April 2008
  • Portugal - 23 September 2009
  • Qatar - 13 May 2008
  • Republic of Korea - 11 December 2008
  • Rwanda - 15 December 2008
  • San Marino - 22 February 2008
  • Saudi Arabia - 24 June 2008
  • Serbia - 31 July 2009
  • Seychelles - 2 October 2009
  • Slovakia - 26 May 2010
  • Slovenia - 24 April 2008
  • South Africa - 30 November 2007
  • Spain - 3 December 2007
  • Sudan - 24 April 2009
  • Sweden - 15 December 2008
  • Syrian Arab Republic - 10 July 2009
  • Thailand - 29 July 2008
  • Tunisia - 2 April 2008
  • Turkmenistan - 4 September 2008
  • Turkey - 28 September 2009
  • Uganda - 25 September 2008
  • Ukraine - 4 February 2010
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland- 8 June 2009
  • United Republic of Tanzania - 10 November 2009 
  • Uruguay - 11 February 2009 
  • Vanuatu - 23 October 2008
  • Yemen - 26 March 2009
  • Zambia - 1 February 2010

Countries that have ratified the Optional Protocol

  • Argentina - 2 September 2008
  • Austria - 26 September 2008
  • Azerbaijan - 28 January 2009
  • Bangladesh - 12 May 2008
  • Belgium - 2 July 2009
  • Brazil - 1 August 2008 
  • Burkina Faso - 23 July 2009
  • Chile - 29 July 2008
  • Cook Islands - 8 May 2009
  • Costa Rica - 1 October 2008
  • Croatia - 15 August 2007
  • Dominican Republic - 18 August 2009
  • Ecuador - 3 April 2008
  • El Salvador - 14 December 2007
  • France - 18 February 2010
  • Gambia - 7 July 2015
  • Germany - 24 February 2009
  • Guatemala - 7 April 2009
  • Guinea - 8 February 2008 
  • Haiti - 23 July 2009
  • Hungary - 20 July 2007
  • Italy - 15 May 2009
  • Mali - 7 April 2008
  • Mexico - 17 December 2007
  • Mongolia - 13 May 2009
  • Montenegro - 02 November 2009
  • Morocco - 8 April 2009
  • Namibia - 4 December 2007
  • Nepal - 7 May 2010
  • Nicaragua - 2 February 2010
  • Niger - 24 June 2008
  • Panama - 7 August 2007
  • Paraguay - 3 September 2008
  • Peru - 30 January 2008
  • Portugal - 23 September 2009
  • Rwanda - 15 December 2008
  • San Marino - 22 February 2008
  • Saudi Arabia - 24 June 2008
  • Serbia - 31 July 2009
  • Slovakia - 26 May 2010
  • Slovenia - 24 April 2008
  • South Africa - 30 November 2007
  • Spain - 3 December 2007
  • Sudan - 24 April 2009
  • Sweden - 15 December 2008
  • Syrian Arab Republic - 10 July 2009
  • Tunisia - 2 April 2008
  • Turkey - 28 September 2009
  • Uganda - 25 September 2008
  • Ukraine - 4 February 2010
  • United Arab Emirates - 19 March 2010
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland- 7 August 2009
  • Yemen - 26 March 2009

 For additional details, please visit the website of the UN Treaty Section.

Last Update: July 2010