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Ratification of International Human Rights Treaties - Tunisia


 

International Bill of Human Rights

 Signature

  Ratification

 Accession

 Succession

  Entry into Force

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

  30 Apr 1968

18 Mar 1969

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

30 Apr 1968
18 Mar 1969

Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
 29 Jun 2011

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

12 Apr 1966
13 Jan 1967

 

Women's Human Rights

 Signature

 Ratification

 Accession

 Succession

 Entry into Force

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

24 Jul 1980
20 Sep 1985

 

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

 

23 Sept 2008

United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime

13 Dec 2000

19 Jun 2003

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

14 Jul 2003

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

13 Dec 2000

14 Jul 2003 

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

15 Jul 1966

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

26 Aug 1987
23 Sep 1988

Rights of the Child

 Signature

 Ratification

 Accession

 Succession

 Entry into Force

Convention on the Rights of the Child

26 Feb 1990
30 Jan 1992

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

22 Apr 2002

2 Jan 2003

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

28 Feb 2000

Freedom of Association

 Signature

 Ratification

 Accession

 Succession

 Entry into Force

Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention

18 Jun 1957

Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention

15 May 1957

Employment and Forced Labour

 Signature

 Ratification

 Accession

 Succession

 Entry into Force

Convention concerning Forced or Compulsory Labour

17 Dec 1962

Equal Remuneration Convention

11 Oct 1968

Abolition of Forced Labour Convention

12 Jan 1959

Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention

14 Sep 1959

Employment Policy Convention

17 Feb 1966

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
Not signed

Education

 Signature

 Ratification

 Accession

 Succession

 Entry into Force

Convention against Discrimination in Education

29 August 1969

Refugees and Asylum

 Signature

 Ratification

 Accession

 Succession

 Entry into Force

Convention relating to the Status of Refugees

24 Oct 1957

Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees

16 Oct 1968

Nationality, Statelessness, and the Rights of Aliens
Signature
Ratification
 Accession
Succession
Entry into Force
Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness
12 May 2000
Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
29 Jul 1969

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

15 Jun 1972

Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide

29 Nov 1956

Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court

24 Jun 2011

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

4 May 1957 (rat/acced)

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

4 May 1957 (rat/acced)

Geneva Convention relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War

4 May 1957 (rat/acced)

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

4 May 1957 (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)

12 Dec 1977


9 Aug 1979

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

12 Dec 1977


9 Aug 1979

Terrorism and Human Rights

 Signature

 Ratification

 Accession

 Succession

 Entry into Force

International Convention Against the Taking of Hostages

18 Jun 1997

International Convention for the Suppression of Terrorist Bombing

 

22 Apr 2005

International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism

2 Nov 2001

10 Jun 2003

International Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft

16 Nov 1981

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

15 May 1974
21 Jan 1977

U.N. Activities and Employees

 Signature

 Ratification

 Accession

 Succession

 Entry into Force

Convention on the Privileges and Immunities of the United Nations

 

7 May 1957

Convention on the Safety of United Nations and Associated Personnel

22 Dec 1995

12 Sep 2000

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

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
 
 16 Mar 1983
 
 
Convention Governing the Specific Aspects of Refugee Problems in
Africa
10 Sep 1969
 17 Nov 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
16 Jun 1995
 
 
 
 
African Conventions
Signature
Ratification
Accession
Succession
Entry into Force
Constitutive Act of the African Union
14 Dec 2000
13 Mar 2001
Phyto-Sanitary Convention for Africa
25 Oct 1965
31 Jan 1973
African Convention on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
15 Sept 1968
21 Dec 1976
Convention for the Elimination of Mercenariism in Africa
19 Jul 1985
24 Apr 1984
Agreement for the Establishment of the African Rehabilitation Institute (ARI)
Not Signed
The African Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone Treaty (Pelindaba Treaty)
11 Apr 1996
14 Sept 2009
OAU Convention on the Prevention and Combating of Terrorism
14 Jul 1999
13 Nov 2001
The Convention of the African Energy Commission
11 Mar 2002
03 Apr 2006
Protocol Relating to the Establishment of the Peace and Security Council of the African Union
25 Dec 2006
African Convention on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (Revised Version)
Not Signed

Protocol of the Court of Justice of the African Union

21 Aug 2007
African Union Convention on Preventing and Combating Corruption
Not Signed
Protocol to the OAU Convention on the Prevention and Combating of Terrorism
25 Nov 2004
18 Dec 2007
African Union Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons in Africa (Kampala Convention)
Not Signed
Protocol on the Statute of the African Court of Justice and Human Rights
Not Signed
Statute of the African Union Commission on International Law        
14 Feb 2009




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