Treaties

 

Regional Treaties – Human rights

 

Name

Signed

Ratification or accession

Entered into force

 

Protocols

Statute of the Council of Europe

 

10/2/1995

10/2/1995  

 

Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms  

 

10/2/1995

27/6/1997

27/6/1997

1,2,3,4,5 – entered into force 27/6/1997; 6 – entered into force 1/6/1999; 7 - entered into force 1/9/1997; 8 - entered into force 27/6/1997; 9,10 – no action has been taken; 11 - entered into force 1/11/1998; 12 – signed 4/11/2000; 13 – signed 3/5/2002; 14 - entered into force 1/6/2010

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

 

11/9/1997

10/2/1998

1/6/1998

1,2 – entered into force 1/3/2002

General Agreement on Privileges and Immunities of the Council of Europe  

 

15/1/1998

15/1/1998

1/11/1998

1,2,4,5 – entered into force 15/1/1988; 6 – entered into force 1/11/1998; 3 – entered into force 14/12/2000 

European Social Charter (revised)

 

29/5/1997

31/1/2002

2/3/2002

Additional Protocol – signed 29/5/1997; Protocol amending the European Social Charter – ratified 9/12/2003; Additional Protocol to the European Social Charter Providing for a System of Collective Complaints – no action has been taken

Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities  

 

11/5/1995

6/6/2005

1/10/2005

 

European Agreement relating to persons participating in proceedings of the European Court of Human Rights  

 

31/1/2006

27/7/2006

1/9/2006

 

Convention on cybercrime  

 

5/5/2004

14/2/2007

1/6/2007

Additional Protocol concerning the criminalization of acts of a racist and xenophobic nature committed through computer systems – entered into force 1/6/2007  

Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings  

 

19/5/2006

6/3/2008

1/7/2008

 

REGIONAL TREATIES - REFUGEES

European Interim Agreement on Social Security Schemes Relating to Old Age, Invalidity and Survivors  

 

13/4/2000

13/8/2001

1/9/2001

1 – entered into force 1/9/2001

REGIONAL TREATIES - TERRORISM

European Convention on the Suppression of Terrorism  

 

8/9/1998

20/4/1999

21/7/1999

1 – ratified 8/2/2005

Council of Europe Convention on the Prevention of Terrorism  

 

19/5/2006

2/2/2009

1/6/2009

 

Council of Europe Convention on Laundering, Search, Seizure and Confiscation of the Proceeds from Crime and on the Financing of Terrorism

 

19/5/2006

25/2/2010

1/6/2010

 

INTERNATIONAL TREATIES – INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW

 

Geneva Conventions I, II,III, IV

 

 

 

 24/12/91

124/12/91; 2 – 24/12/91; 3 – 02/04/07

Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict

 

 

 

19/12/03

119/12/03; 2 – no action has been taken

INTERNATIONAL TREATIES – INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS LAW

 

International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial

Discrimination

 

 

14/04/1992

14/05/1992

 

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

 

 

14/04/1992

14/07/1992

1 – entered into force 22/06/1994; 2 – no action has been taken

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

 

 

14/04/1992

14/07/1992

 

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

 

 

15/05/1992

15/05/1992

1 – no action has been taken

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

 

 

14/04/1992

15/05/1992

1 – no action has been taken

Convention on the Rights of the Child

 

 

14/04/1992

15/05/1992

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict – entered into force 19/12/2005; Optional Protocol to the Convention

on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography – entered into force 22.02.06

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

 

No action has been taken

 

 

 

Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

 

18.07.08

 

 

 

International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance

 

No action has been taken

 

 

 

INTERNATIONAL TREATIES – REFUGEES

 

Convention relating to the Status of Refugees

 

 

31/07/1997 declarations on Article 42

29/10/1997

1 – ratified 29/10/1997

INTERNATIONAL TREATIES – INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL LAW

 

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

 

 

14/04/1992

14/04/1992

 

Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide

 

 

 

14/04/92

 

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