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Ratification of International Human Rights Treaties - Moldova


 

International Bill of Human Rights

Signature
Ratification
Accession
Succession
Entry into Force

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

  Not signed

 
 
 
 

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

 
 

26 Jan 1993

 
 

Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

 

23 Jan 2008 
 
 
 
Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, aiming at the abolition of the death penalty
Not signed

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

 
 

26 Jan 1993

 
 

Women's Human Rights

Signature
Ratification
Accession
Succession
Entry into Force

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

 
 

  1 Jul 1994

 
 

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

 Not signed

 
 
 
 

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

 2 May 1996

 2 Oct 1997

 
 

 1 Feb 1998

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

 2 May 1996

 2 Oct 1997

 
 

 1 Feb 1998

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

 2 Oct 1997

 2 Oct 1997

 
 

 1 Mar 2002

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

 
 

 28 Nov 1995

 
 

Rights of the Child

Signature
Ratification
Accession
Succession
Entry into Force

Convention on the Rights of the Child

 
 

 26 Jan 1993

 
 

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

 8 Feb 2002

 
 
 
 

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

 

 14 Jun 2002

 
 
 

Freedom of Association

Signature
Ratification
Accession
Succession
Entry into Force

Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention

 

 12 Aug 1996

 
 
 

Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention

 

 12 Aug 1996

 
 
 

Employment and Forced Labour

Signature
Ratification
Accession
Succession
Entry into Force

Convention concerning Forced or Compulsory Labour

 

 23 Mar 2000

 
 
 

Equal Remuneration Convention

 

 23 Mar 2000

 
 
 

Abolition of Forced Labour Convention

 

 10 Mar 1993

 
 
 

Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention

 

 12 Aug 1996

 
 
 

Employment Policy Convention

 

 12 Aug 1996

 
 
 

Convention concerning Occupational Safety and Health and the Working Environment

 

 28 Apr 2000

 
 
 
Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families
Not signed

Education

Signature
Ratification
Accession
Succession
Entry into Force

Convention against Discrimination in Education

 

Ratified 
 
 
 

Refugees and Asylum

Signature
Ratification
Accession
Succession
Entry into Force

Convention relating to the Status of Refugees

 
 

 31 Jan 2002

 
 

Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees

 
 

 31 Jan 2002

 
 
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

 
 

 26 Jan 1993

 
 

Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide

 
 

 26 Jan 1993

 
 

Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court

 8 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

 

 24 May 1993
 (Ratif./acc.)

 
 
 

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

 

 24 May 1993
 (Ratif./acc.)

 
 
 

Geneva Convention relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War

 

 24 May 1993
 (Ratif./acc.)

 
 
 

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

 

 24 May 1993
 (Ratif./acc.)

 
 
 

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

 

 24 May 1993
 (Ratif./acc.)

 
 
 

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

 

 24 May 1993
 (Ratif./acc.)

 
 
 

Terrorism and Human Rights

Signature
Ratification
Accession
Succession
Entry into Force

International Convention Against the Taking of Hostages

 
 

 10 Oct 2002

 
 

International Convention for the Suppression of Terrorist Bombing

 
 

 10 Oct 2002

 
 

International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism

 
 

 10 Oct 2002

 
 

International Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft

 

 21 May 1997

 
 
 

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

 
 

 8 Sep 1997

 
 

U.N. Activities and Employees

Signature
Ratification
Accession
Succession
Entry into Force

Convention on the Privileges and Immunities of the United Nations

 
 

 12 Apr 1995

 
 

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

 13 Jul 1995 

 12 Sep 1997

 
 

 12 Sep 1997

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

 2 May 1996

 12 Sep 1997

 
 

 12 Sep 1997

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

 13 Jul 1995

 12 Sep 1997

 
 

 12 Sep 1997

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

 13 Jul 1995

 12 Jul 1997

 
 

 12 Jul 1997

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

 2 May 1996

 12 Sep 1997

 
 

 12 Sep 1997

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

 13 Jul 1995

 12 Sep 1997

 
 

 12 Sep 1997

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

 2 May 1996

 12 Sep 1997

 
 

 1 Oct 1997

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

 2 May 1996

 12 Sep 1997

 
 

 1 Dec 1997

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

 13 Jul 1995

 12 Sep 1997

 
 

 12 Sep 1997

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

 13 Jul 1995

 12 Sep 1997

 
 

 1 Now 1998

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

 4 Now 2000

 
 
 
 

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

 2 May 1996

 2 Oct 1997

 
 

 1 Feb 1998

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

 2 Oct 1997

 2 Oct 1997

 
 

 1 Mar 2002

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

 2 Oct 1997

 2 Oct 1997

 
 

 1 Mar 2002

African Regional Conventions
Signature
Ratification
Accession
Succession
Entry into Force
African [Banjul] Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights *
 Not signed  
 
 
 
 
Convention Governing the Specific Aspects of Refugee Problems in Africa *
 Not signed  
 
 
 
 
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 *
  Not signed 
 
 
 
 

* No ratification information available.

 



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