International Treaties and U.N. Reporting Schedules
last updated September 2014

 

Name of Instrument

Date of Signing, Accession or Ratification

Declarations and / or Reservations

Reporting Schedule

 

 

UN Conventions (in ascending chronological order)

 

 

 

Convention relating to the Status of Refugees (1954)

 

Acceded to on

July 6, 1993

Entered into force on April 22, 1954 

None

No report due

 

The Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees

Acceded to on

July 6, 1993

Entered into force on October 4, 1967

None

No report due

 

Convention on the Political Rights of Women

Acceded to on January 24, 2008

Entered into force on July 7, 1954

None

No report due

 

Supplementary Convention on the Abolition of Slavery, the Slave Trade, and Institutions and Practices Similar to Slavery (1957) 

 

No action taken

Entered into force on April 30, 1957

None

No report due

 

Convention on Consent to Marriage, Minimum Age for Marriage and Registration of Marriages (1962)

No action taken

Entered into force on December 9, 1964 

None

No report due

 

International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD)

 

Acceded to on

June 23, 1993

Entered into force on January 4, 1969

 

None

Last Report Date: Fifth to sixth periodic review submitted January 6, 2010 (due July 23, 2004) considered on July 20, 2010

Next Report Due: July 23, 2014

 

International Covenant on Economic, Social & Cultural Rights (CESCR)

 

 

 

Acceded to on

September 13, 1993

Entered into force on January 3, 1976

 

 

None

 

 

 

 

Last Report Date: Second to third periodic review submitted on July 18, 2011 (due June 30, 2000) considered February 26, 2013

Next Report Due:

May 30, 2019

 

Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social & Cultural Rights (OP-CESCR)

 

Signed on September 29, 2009

Entered into force on May 5, 2013

None

 

 

 

No report due

 

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (CCPR)

 

 

Acceded to on June 23, 1993

Entered into force on March 23, 1976

 

 

 Declaration (Articles 12, 17, 19, and 21-22).

 

 

 

Last Report Date:

Second to third periodic review submitted April 28, 2010 (due October 1, 2001) considered November 22, 2010.

Next Report Due:

July 27, 2016

 

Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

 

Acceded to on June 23, 1993

Entered into force on March 23, 1976

 

None

No report due

 

Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, aiming at the abolition of the death penalty (CCPR-OP2-DP)

No action taken

Entered into force on July 11, 1991

None

No report due

 

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)

 

Acceded to on

September 13, 1993

Entered into force on September 3, 1981

 

None

 

 

Last Report Date:

Third and Fourth periodic review submitted on December 28, 2007 (due October 13, 2002) considered December 28, 2007

Next Report Due:

October 13, 2013

 

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

Acceded to on September 14, 2006

Entered into force on December 22, 2000

None

No report due

 

Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT)

 

Acceded to on

September 14, 2006

Entered into force on June 26, 1987

 

 

None

 

 

 

Last Report Date:

Third periodic review submitted December 22, 2009 (due October 12, 2002) considered December 7, 2010 

Next Report Due:

June 1, 2016

 

Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT-OP)

Acceded to on

September 14, 2006

Entered into force on June 22, 2006

None

 

No report due

 

Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC)

 

Acceded to on June 23, 1993

Entered into force on

September 2, 1990

 

 

None

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last Report Date:

Third to fourth periodic review submitted February 4, 2010 (due July 22, 2009) considered April 28, 2011.

Next Report Due:

January 22, 2019

 

The Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict (CRC-OP-AC)

 

Signed on September 24, 2003

Ratified on September 30, 2005

Entered into force on February 12, 2002 

Declaration

Last Report Date:

First periodic review submitted April 4, 2012 (due October 30, 2007) considered August 13, 2012 

Next Report Due:

No report due

 

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography (CRC-OP-SC)

 

Signed on September 24, 2003

Ratified on September 30, 2005

Entered into force on January 18, 2002 

None

Last Report Date:

First periodic review submitted April 4, 2012 (due July 30, 2007) considered August 13, 2012.

Next Report Due:

No report due

 

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a communications procedure

No action taken

Entered into force on

April 14, 2014

None

No report due

 

International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of all Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families (CMW)

 

Signed on September 26, 2013

Entered into force on July 1, 2003

None

Last Report Date:

None

Next Report Due:

No report due

 

Convention Against Transnational Organized Crime

 

 

Signed on November 15, 2001

Ratified on July 1, 2003

Entered into force on September 29, 2003

 

Declaration (Articles 5, 16 and 18)

 

 

 

 

 

No report due

 

Optional Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children (Palermo Protocol)

Signed on November 15, 2001

Ratified on July 1, 2003

Entered into force on December 25, 2003

None

No reports due. Most recent meeting of the Working Group on Trafficking in Persons held on November 6-8, 2013.

 

Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)

Signed on March 30, 2007

Ratified on September 22, 2010

Entered into force on May 3, 2008

Objection to Declaration made by Azerbaijan

Last Report Date:

First periodic review submitted January 22, 2013 (due October 22, 2010)

Next Report Due:

No report due

 

International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance (CED)

Signed on April 10, 2007

Ratified on January 24, 2011

Entered into force on December 23, 2010

None

Last Report Date: First periodic review submitted October 14, 2013 (due February 24, 2013) considered January 21, 2014. 

Next Report Due: No report due

 

 

   

 

 

Other International Agreements (in ascending chronological order)

Declarations and/or Reservations

 

 

Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court

Signed on October 1, 1999

Entered into force on July 1, 2002

None

 

ILO Convention concerning Forced or Compulsory Labour (No. 29)

Ratified on December 17, 2004

Entered into force on May 1, 1939 

None

 

ILO Equal Remuneration Convention (No.100)

Ratified on July 29, 1994

Entered into force on May 23, 1959

None

 

ILO Discrimination (Employment & Occupation) Convention (No. 111)

Ratified on July 29, 1994

Entered into force on June 15, 1960

None

 

Equality of Treatment (Social Security) Convention (No. 118)

No action taken

Entered into force on April 25, 1964

None

 

ILO Migrant Workers (Supplementary Provisions) Convention (No. 143)

Ratified on January 27, 2006

Entered into force on December 9, 1978

None

 

ILO Workers with Family Responsibilities Convention (No. 156)

No action taken

Entered into force on August 11, 1983

None

 

ILO Convention Concerning the Prohibition and Immediate Action for the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labor (No. 182)

Ratified on January 2, 2006

Entered into force on November 19, 2000 

None

 

ILO Maternity Protection Convention (No. 183)

 

No action taken

Entered into force on February 7, 2002 

None

 

ILO Domestic Workers Convention (No. 189)

No action taken

Entered into force on September 5, 2013

 

None

 

U.N. Human Rights Council, Universal Periodic Review (UPR)

Date of Review

Report of Working Group

National Report

 

UPR, Second Cycle – Armenia, Human Rights Council, (scheduled) Twenty-fourth session

 

Scheduled: January – February 2015

Not yet published

Due: October 27, 2014

UPR, First Cycle – Armenia, Human Rights Council,

May 6, 2010

July 6, 2010

February 17, 2010