International Treaties and U.N. Reporting Schedules

last updated August 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 June 10, 2002

Entered into force on April 22, 1954

 

Declaration relating to the definition of refugee

No report due

The Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees

Acceded to on April 4, 2002

Entered into force on October 4, 1967

None

No report due

Convention on the Political Rights of Women

Signed on March 31, 1953

Ratified on November 15, 1954

Entered into force on July 7, 1954

Declaration regarding the effect of declarations on the treaty

 

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

 

Signed on September 7, 1956

Ratified on December 3, 1958

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)

 

 

Signed on March 7, 1966

Ratified on March 7, 1969

Entered into force on January 4, 1969

 

Declaration regarding Article 17 which describes requirements for State membership

Last Report Date:

Nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first periodic reports submitted March 30, 2010 (due on April 6, 2010).

 

Next Report Due: April 6, 2014

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

 

 

 

 

 

Signed on March 20, 1986

Ratified on November 12, 1973

Entered into force on January 3, 1976

Declaration regarding requirements for state membership

 

 

 

 

 

Last Report Date: June 22, 2011 (due on June 30, 2011)

 

Next Report Due:

May 30, 2019

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

 

Signed on September 24, 2009

Entered into force on May 13, 2013

None

No report due

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (CCPR)

 

 

Signed on March 20, 1968

Ratified on November 12, 1973

Entered into force on November, 13 1992 

Declaration  regarding requirements for state membership

 

 

 

 

 

Last Report Date:

July 5, 2011 (due on November 2, 2011)

 

Next Report Due:

July 26, 2018

Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

 

Acceded to on July 25, 1991

Entered into force on February 27, 2002

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)

Acceded to on July 25, 2007

Entered into force on April 22,1999

None

No report due

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

 

Signed on July 17, 1970

Ratified on March 12, 1981

Entered into force on September 3, 1981

None

 

 

Last Report Date:

July 16, 2008 (due on September 3, 2002)

 

Next Report Due:

February 1, 2014

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

Signed on September 7, 2000

Ratified on September 26, 2003

Entered into force on December 22, 2000

None

No report due

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

 

 

 

Signed on February 27, 1986

Ratified on February 24, 1987

Entered into force on June 26, 1987

Declaration regarding sections of the Treaty that Ukraine does not consider itself bound by

 

 

 

 

Last Report Date:

Sixth periodic report submitted on March 4, 2013 (due July 15, 2015).

 

Next Report Due:

Not yet announced

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

Signed on September 23, 2005

Ratified on September 19, 2006

Entered into force on June 22, 2006

None

No report due

Convention on the Rights of the Child