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  2011
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a communications procedure (19 December 2011)
Political declaration of the high-level meeting of the General Assembly to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the adoption of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action "United against racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance" (22 September 2011)
United Nations Declaration on Human Rights Education and Training (19 December 2011)
  2008
Declaration on the sixtieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (10 December 2008)
Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (10 December 2008)   Status >>
  2007
Declaration of the commemorative high-level plenary meeting devoted to the follow-up to the outcome of the special session on children (13 December 2007)
United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (13 September 2007)
  2006
Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (13 December 2006)   Status >>
International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance (20 December 2006)   Status >>
  2005
2005 World Summit Outcome (16 September 2005)
Basic Principles and Guidelines on the Right to a Remedy and Reparation for Victims of Gross Violations of International Human Rights Law and Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law (16 December 2005)
  2002
Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment: Optional Protocol (18 December 2002)   Status >>
  2000
Convention on the Rights of the Child: Optional Protocol on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict (25 May 2000)   Status >>
Convention on the Rights of the Child: Optional Protocol on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography (25 May 2000)   Status >>
Political declaration (10 June 2000)
United Nations Millennium Declaration (8 September 2000)
  1999
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women: Optional Protocol (6 October 1999)   Status >>
  1998
Declaration on the Right and Responsibility of Individuals, Groups and Organs of Society to Promote and Protect Universally Recognized Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (9 December 1998)
  1993
Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women (20 December 1993)
Principles relating to the Status of National Institutions for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights ["Paris Principles"] (20 December 1993)
Standard Rules on the Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities (20 December 1993)
  1992
Declaration on the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance (18 December 1992)
Declaration on the Rights of Persons Belonging to National or Ethnic, Religious and Linguistic Minorities (18 December 1992)
  1991
Principles for the Protection of Persons with Mental Illness and for the Improvement of Mental Health Care (17 December 1991)
United Nations Principles for Older Persons (16 December 1991)
  1990
Basic Principles for the Treatment of Prisoners (14 December 1990)
Guidelines for the Regulation of Computerized Personal Data Files (14 December 1990)
International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families (18 December 1990)   Status >>
Model Treaty on Extradition (14 December 1990)
  1989
Convention on the Rights of the Child (20 November 1989)   Status >>
Declaration on Apartheid and Its Destructive Consequences in Southern Africa (14 December 1989)
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights: Second Optional Protocol Aiming at the Abolition of the Death Penalty (15 December 1989)   Status >>
  1988
Body of Principles for the Protection of All Persons under Any Form of Detention or Imprisonment (9 December 1988)
  1986
Declaration on Social and Legal Principles relating to the Protection and Welfare of Children, with Special Reference to Foster Placement and Adoption Nationally and Internationally (3 December 1986)
Declaration on the Right to Development (4 December 1986)
  1985
Declaration of Basic Principles of Justice for Victims of Crime and Abuse of Power (29 November 1985)
Declaration on the Human Rights of Individuals Who are not Nationals of the Country in Which They Live (13 December 1985)
International Convention against Apartheid in Sports (10 December 1985)   Status >>
  1984
Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (10 December 1984)   Status >>
Declaration on the Right of Peoples to Peace (12 November 1984)
  1982
Declaration on the Participation of Women in Promoting International Peace and Cooperation (3 December 1982)
Principles of Medical Ethics relevant to the Role of Health Personnel, particularly Physicians, in the Protection of Prisoners and Detainees against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (18 December 1982)
  1981
Declaration on the Elimination of All Forms of Intolerance and of Discrimination Based on Religion or Belief (25 November 1981)
  1979
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (18 December 1979)   Status >>
Declaration on South Africa (12 December 1979)
  1978
Charter of Rights for Migrant Workers in Southern Africa (20 December 1978)
Declaration on Namibia (3 May 1978)
  1977
International Declaration against Apartheid in Sports (14 December 1977)
  1975
Declaration on the Protection of All Persons from Being Subjected to Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (9 December 1975)
Declaration on the Rights of Disabled Persons (9 December 1975)
  1974
Charter of Economic Rights and Duties of States (12 December 1974)
Declaration on the Protection of Women and Children in Emergency and Armed Conflict (14 December 1974)
  1973
International Convention on the Suppression and Punishment of the Crime of Apartheid (30 November 1973)   Status >>
  1971
Declaration on the Rights of Mentally Retarded Persons (20 December 1971)
  1967
Declaration on Territorial Asylum (14 December 1967)
Declaration on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (7 November 1967)
  1966
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (16 December 1966)   Status >>
International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (16 Decembre 1966)   Status >>
Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (16 December 1966)   Status >>
  1965
International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (21 December 1965)   Status >>
  1963
United Nations Declaration on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (20 November 1963)
  1962
Convention on Consent to Marriage, Minimum Age for Marriage and Registration of Marriages (7 November 1962)   Status >>
  1960
Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples (14 December 1960)
  1959
Declaration of the Rights of the Child (20 November 1959)
  1952
Convention on the International Right of Correction (16 December 1952)   Status >>
Convention on the Political Rights of Women (20 December 1952)   Status >>
  1950
Statute of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (14 December 1950)
  1949
Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others (2 December 1949)   Status >>
  1948
Universal Declaration of Human Rights (10 December 1948)
 

 

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