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Ratification of International Human Rights Treaties - Guinea-Bisseau




International Bill of Human Rights  Signature   Ratification  Accession  Succession   Entry into Force
International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights  
2 Jul 1992
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
12 Sep 2000

Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
12 Sep 2000
24 Sept 2013
 
Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, aiming at the abolition of the death penalty
12 Sep 2000
24 Sept 2013

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
12 Sep 2000
1 Nov 2010
 
Women's Human Rights  Signature  Ratification  Accession  Succession  Entry into Force
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
17 Jul 1980
23 Aug 1985
 
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women

12 Sep 2000
5 Aug 2009
5 Aug 2009
United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime 14 Dec 2000

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 14 Dec 2000

Protocol against the Smuggling of Migrants by Land, Sea and Air, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime 14 Dec 2000  
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
12 Sep 2000

Rights of the Child  Signature  Ratification    Succession  Entry into Force
Convention on the Rights of the Child
26 Jan 1990
20 Aug 1990

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflicts 8 Sep 2000
Convention concerning the Prohibition and Immediate Action for the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour Not signed
Freedom of Association  Signature  Ratification  Accession  Succession  Entry into Force
Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention Not signed
Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention
21 Feb 1977
Employment and Forced Labour  Signature  Ratification  Accession  Succession  Entry into Force
Convention concerning Forced or Compulsory Labour

21 Feb 1977
Equal Remuneration Convention
21 Feb 1977
Abolition of Forced Labour Convention
21 Feb 1977
Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention
21 Feb 1977
Employment Policy Convention Not signed
Convention concerning Occupational Safety and Health and the Working Environment Not signed
Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families
12 Sep 2000
Education  Signature  Ratification  Accession  Succession  Entry into Force
Convention against Discrimination in Education Not signed
Refugees and Asylum  Signature  Ratification  Accession  Succession  Entry into Force
Convention relating to the Status of Refugees
11 Feb 1976
Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees
11 Feb 1976
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    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
12 Sep 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
21 Feb 1974 (rat/acced)
Geneva Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked Members of Armed Forces at Sea 
21 Feb 1974 (rat/acced)
Geneva Convention relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War
21 Feb 1974 (rat/acced)
Geneva Convention relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War
21 Feb 1974 (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)
21 Oct 1986 (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)
21 Oct 1986 (rat/acced)
Terrorism and Human Rights  Signature  Ratification  Accession  Succession  Entry into Force
International Convention Against the Taking of Hostages Not signed
International Convention for the Suppression of Terrorist Bombing Not signed
International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism 14 Nov 2001
International Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft

20 Aug 1976
International Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of Crimes Against International Protected Persons
Not signed

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
 
 4 Dec 1985
 
 
Convention Governing the Specific Aspects of Refugee Problems in Africa
 
 27 Jun 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
9 Jun 1998
 
 
 
 
African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child
Not signed
 
 
 
 

 

 



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