Regional Treaties and Reporting

last updated August 2014

 

Regional Conventions (in ascending chronological order)

Declarations and/or Reservations

 

Statute of the Council of Europe (ETS 001)

Acceded to on June 30, 1993

Entered into force on August 3, 1949

None

European Convention on the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (ETS 005)

 

Ratified on March 18, 1992

Original Convention entered into force on September 3, 1952

 

None

 

 

 

Protocol No. 4 (Securing additional rights and fundamental freedoms) ETS 046

Ratified on March 18, 1992

Entered into force on May 2, 1968

 

None

Protocol No. 6 (On the abolition of the death penalty) ETS 114

 

Ratified on March 18, 1992

Entered into force on March 1, 1985

 

None

Protocol No. 7 (Extending list of protected rights) ETS 117

Ratified on March 18, 1992

Entered into force on November 1, 1998

None

Protocol No. 11 (Restructuring machinery for enforcement of rights and liberties guaranteed by the Convention) ETS 155

 

Ratified on September 28, 1994

Entered into force on April 1, 2005

 

None

Protocol No. 12 (Prohibition of Discrimination) ETS 177

 

Signed on November 4, 2000

Entered into force on April 1, 2005

None

Protocol No. 13 (Abolition of the death penalty in all circumstances) ETS 187

 

Ratified on January 12, 2005

Entered into force on July 1, 2003

None

Protocol No. 14 (Amending control systems of Convention) ETS 194

 

Ratified on May 16, 2005

Entered into force on June 1, 2010

None

Protocol No. 15 (Effectiveness of ECHR) ETS 213

Signed on June 24, 2013

Ratified on February 7, 2014

Entered into force on: Not entered into force

 

None

Protocol No. 16 (ECHR Advisory opinions) ETS 214

Signed on October 2, 2013

Entered into force on: Not entered into force

None

(European) Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities

Ratified on September 14,1995

Entered into force on February 1, 1998

None

European Social Charter (Revised) ETS 163

Signed on November 18, 1999

Entered into force on November 2004

None

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

ETS 126

 

Ratified on May 11, 1994

Entered into force on February 1, 1989

 

 

 

None

Protocol No.1  (Inviting non-member state participation) ETS 151

 

Ratified on May 11, 1994

Entered into force on March 1, 2002

 

None

 

 

Protocol No. 2 (Technical amendments) ETS 152

Ratified on May 11, 1994

Entered into force on March 1, 2002

None

 

Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings ETS 197

Signed on May 19, 2006

Ratified on March 27, 2007

Entered into force on February 1, 2008

None

GRETA 1st Evaluation Report, September 19, 2011

Council of Europe Convention on the Protection of Children against Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse ETS 201

Signed on September 9, 2009

Entered into force on July 1, 2010

None

Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul Convention) ETS 210

Signed on May 11, 2011

Entered into force on August 1, 2014

None