Regional Treaties

last updated August 2014

 

 

Regional Conventions (in ascending chronological order)

Declarations and/or Reservations

Evaluation Reports/Reviews

Statute of the Council of EuropeETS 001

Acceded to on January 25, 2001

Entered into force on August 3, 1949

None

European Convention on the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental FreedomsETS 005

Signed on January 25, 2001

Ratified on April 15, 2002

Original Convention entered into force on September 3, 1953

None

 

 

 

 

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

Signed on January 25, 2001

Ratified on April 15, 2002

Entered into force on May 2, 1968

None

 

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

 

Signed on January 25, 2001

Ratified on April 15, 2002

Entered into force on March 1, 1985

None

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

Signed on January 25, 2001

Ratified on April 15, 2002

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

Signed on January 25, 2001

Ratified on April 15, 2002

Entered into force on April 1, 2005

None

Protocol No. 12 (Prohibition of Discrimination) ETS 177

 

Signed on November 12, 2003

Entered into force on April 1, 2005

 

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

No action taken

Entered into force on July 1, 2003

 

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

 

Signed on February 16, 2005

Ratified on May 19, 2006

Entered into force on June 1, 2010

None

Protocol No. 15 (Effectiveness of ECHR) ETS 213

Not entered into force

Opened for signatureJune, 24, 2013

 

 

Protocol No. 16 (ECHR Advisory opinions) ETS 214

Not entered into force

Opened for signatureOctober 2, 2013

 

European Social Charter (Revised)ETS 163

Signed on October 18, 2001

Ratified on September 2, 2004

Entered into force on November 2004

None

European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or PunishmentETS 126

 

Signed on December 21, 2001

Ratified on April 15, 2002

Entered into force on February 1, 1989

None

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

Signed on December 21, 2001

Ratified on April 15, 2002

Entered into force on March 1, 2002

None

Protocol No. 2 (Technical amendments) ETS 152

Signed on December 21, 2001

Ratified on April 15, 2002

Entered into force on March 1, 2002

None

Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human BeingsETS 197