Status of ratification of the Human Rights Instruments

Status of Ratification of the Core International Human Rights Instruments[1]  by country[2] – Global

Global InstrumentCEDAWICERDCATCRCICMWCPEDCRPDICCPRICESCR
AngolaRSSRSRRR
BurundiRRRRSRRR
Central African RepublicRRRRRRRR
Republic of CongoRRRRRSRRR
D.R CongoRRRRRRR
KenyaRRRRSRRR
RwandaRRRRRRRR
South SudanRRR
SudanRSRRRR
TanzaniaRRRSRRR
UgandaRRRRRRRR
ZambiaR RRRRRRR

Key

R:         Ratified

S:         Signed

 

Instruments               Date Adopted
CEDAW Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women 18 Dec 1979
CAT Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment 10 Dec 1984
CRC Convention on the Rights of the Child 20 Nov 1989
ICMW International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families 18 Dec 1990
CPED International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance 20 Dec 2006
CRPD Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 13 Dec 2006
ICCPR International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights 16 Dec 1966
ICESCR International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 16 Dec 1966
ICERD International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination 21 Dec 1965

Status of Ratification of the African Human Rights Instruments – Continental

Global InstrumentAfrican Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child[1]Protocol to the African Charter on the Rights of Women in Africa[2]African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights[3]African Charter on Democracy, Elections and Governance[4]
AngolaRRRS
BurundiRSRS
Central African RepublicRSRS
Republic of CongoRRRS
D.R CongoSRRS
KenyaRRRS
RwandaRRRR
South SudanSSRR
SudanRSRR
TanzaniaRRR
UgandaRRRS
ZambiaRRRR