International Treaties and Reporting Schedules

last updated July 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 February 12, 1992

Entered into force on April 22, 1954

 

None

No report due

The Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees

Acceded to on February 12, 1992

Entered into force on October 4, 1967

None

No report due

Convention on the Political Rights of Women

No action taken

Entered into force on July 7, 1954

 

 

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

 

Acceded to on August 16, 1996

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)

Acceded to on August 16, 1996

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 August 16, 1996

Entered into force on January 4, 1969

 

Declaration in relation to Article 14(1)

Last Report Date: March 12, 2008 (fifth and sixth periodic reports) (due on September 15, 2007). Considered from February 16, 2009 to March 6 2009

 

Next Report Due: September 15, 2013

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Acceded to on August 13, 1992

Entered into force on January 3, 1976

 

 

 

None

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last Report Date: September 29, 2009 (due on June 30, 2009)

 

Next Report Due:

May 31, 2018

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

 

Signed on September 25, 2009

Entered into force on May 13, 2013

 

No report due

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (CCPR)

 

 

 

Acceded to on August 13, 1992

Entered into force on November, 13 1992

 

 

 

None

 

 

 

 

Last Report Date:

October 4, 2007 (due on November 1, 2005)

 

Next Report Due:

November 1, 2005

Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

 

Acceded to on November 27, 2001

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 January 22, 1999

Entered into force on April 22,1999

Reservations allowing the application of the death penalty in time of war pursuant to a conviction for a serious crime of military nature

No report due

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

 

Acceded to on July 10, 1995

Entered into force on September 3, 1981

 

None

 

 

Last Report Date:

March 11, 2013 (due on August 9, 2013)

 

Next Report Due:

Not yet announced

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

Acceded to on June 1, 2001

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 August 16, 1996

Entered into force on June 26, 1987

 

 

 

Declaration on Articles 21 and 22

 

 

 

 

Last Report Date:

July 16, 2007 (third periodic report) (due September 14, 2005). Considered on September 10, 2009 at session 43.

 

Next Report Due:

November 14, 2013

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

Acceded to on January 28, 2009

Entered into force on June 22, 2006

Declaration stating that the Republic of Azerbaijan us unable to guarantee the application of the provisions of the protocol to territories occupied by Armenia

No report due

Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC)