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Ratification of International Human Rights Treaties - Cape Verde


 

 

International Bill of Human Rights

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

6 Aug 1993

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

6 Aug 1993

Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

19 Aug 2000

Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, aiming at the abolition of the death penalty

19 May 2000

Prevention of Discrimination on the Basis of Race, Religion, or Belief; and Protection of Minorities

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

3 Oct 1979

Women's Human Rights

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

5 Dec 1980

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women

 

10 Oct 2011

United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime

13 Dec 2000

15 Jul 2004

Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime Preamble, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime

13 Dec 2000

15 Jul 2004

Protocol against the Smuggling of Migrants by Land, Sea and Air, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime

13 Dec 2000

15 Jul 2004

Slavery and Slavery-Like Practices

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

Slavery Convention

Not signed

Protocol amending the Slavery Convention

Not signed

Supplementary Convention on the Abolition of Slavery, the Slave Trade, and Institutions and Practices Similar to Slavery

Not signed

Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others

Not signed

Protection from Torture, Ill-Treatment and Disappearance

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Not signed

Protocol No. 1 to the European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Not signed

Protocol No. 2 to the European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and inhuman or Degrading Treatment of Punishment

Not signed

Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

4 Jun 1992

Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Not signed

International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance

06 Feb 2007

Rights of the Child

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

Convention on the Rights of the Child

4 Jun 1992

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflicts

10 May 2002

Convention concerning the Prohibition and Immediate Action for the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour

23 Oct 2001

Freedom of Association

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention

1 Feb 1999

Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention

3 Apr 1979

Employment and Forced Labour

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

Convention concerning Forced or Compulsory Labour

3 Apr 1970

Equal Remuneration Convention

16 Oct 1979

Abolition of Forced Labour Convention

3 Apr 1979

Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention

3 Apr 1979

Employment Policy Convention

Not signed

Convention concerning Occupational Safety and Health and the Working Environment

9 Aug 2000

Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families

16 Sep 1997

Education

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

Convention against Discrimination in Education

Not signed

Persons with Disabilities

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

30 Mar 2007

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Not signed

 

Refugees and Asylum

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

Convention relating to the Status of Refugees

Not signed

Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees

9 Jul 1987

Nationality, Statelessness, and the Rights of Aliens

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness

Not signed

Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons

Not signed

War Crimes and Crimes Against Humanity, Genocide, and Terrorism

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

Convention on the Non-Applicability of Statutory Limitations to War Crimes and Crimes Against Humanity

Not signed

Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide

Not signed

Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court

28 Dec 2000

Law of Armed Conflict

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

Geneva Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded and Sick in Armed Forces in the Field

11 may 1984 (rat/acced)

Geneva Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked Members of Armed Forces at Sea 

11 may 1984 (rat/acced)

Geneva Convention relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War

11 may 1984 (rat/acced)

Geneva Convention relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War

11 may 1984 (rat/acced)

Protocol Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and Relating to the Protection of Victims of International Armed Conflicts (Protocol I)

16 Mar 1995 (rat/acced)

Protocol Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and Relating to the Protection of Victims on Non-International Armed Conflicts (Protocol II)

16 Mar 1995 (rat/acced)

Terrorism and Human Rights

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

International Convention Against the Taking of Hostages

10 Sep 2002

International Convention for the Suppression of Terrorist Bombing

10 May 2002

International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism

13 Nov 2001

10 May 2002

International Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft

20 Oct 1977

International Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of Crimes Against International Protected Persons

10 Sep 2002

U.N. Activities and Employees

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

Convention on the Privileges and Immunities of the United Nations

Not signed

Convention on the Safety of United Nations and Associated Personnel

Not signed

Regional Conventions

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

[European] Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No.2 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No.3 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No.4 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No.5 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No.6 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No.7 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No. 8 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No. 9 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No. 10 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No. 11 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No. 12 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No. 13 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

Protocol No. 14 to the 1950 European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Not signed

European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Not signed

Protocol No. 1 to the European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Not signed

Protocol No. 2 to the European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and inhuman or Degrading Treatment of Punishment

Not signed

African Regional Conventions

Signature

Ratification

Accession

Succession

Entry into Force

African [Banjul] Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights

31 Mar 1986

2 Jun 1987

Convention Governing the Specific Aspects of Refugee Problems in Africa

16 Feb 1989

Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa

Not signed

Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights on the Establishment of an African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights

Not signed

African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child

27 Feb 1992

20 Jul 1993

 

 



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