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Status of Treaties

  

Satus of Ratification of Core Instruments for the Caribbean ( updated August 2014)

LIST OF CORE HUMAN RIGHTS  INSTRUMENTS:

CCPR - CONVENTION ON CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS (HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL)

CESCR - CONVENTION ONECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS

CERD -  CONVENTION ON THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION

CEDAW - CONVENTION ON THE ELIMINATION OF DESCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN

CAT - CONVENTION AGAINST TORUTRE

CRC - CONVENITON ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD

CMW - CONVENTION ON MIGRANT WORKERS AND THEIR FAMILIES

CRPD - CONVENTION ON THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES 

CED - CONVENTION ON ENFORCED DISAPPEARENCES

CCPR CESCR CERD CEDAW CAT CRC CMW CRPD CED
ANTIGUA & BARBUDA NO ACTION  NO ACTION 1988 D  1989 A  1993 A  1993  NO ACTION SIGNED   NO ACTION
BAHAMAS SIGNED  2008 1975 D  1993 A SIGNED  1991 NO ACTION  SIGNED   NO ACTION
BARBADOS 1973 (A) 1973 (A) 1972 A 1980   NO ACTION 1990  NO ACTION   2013  NO ACTION
BELIZE 1996 A SIGNED 2001 1990   1986 A 1990   2001 A  2011  NO ACTION
DOMINICA 1993 A 1993 A  NO ACTION 1980   NO ACTION 1991   NO ACTION  2012  NO ACTION
GRENADA 1991 A 1991 A NO ACTION 1990   NO ACTION 1990   NO ACTION  SIGNED  NO ACTION
GUYANA 1977  1977 1977 D 1980   1988 1991   2010
 SIGNED  NO ACTION
JAMAICA 1975 1975 1971 1984   NO ACTION 1991   2008
 2007  NO ACTION
SAINT KITTS & NEVIS NO ACTION  NO ACTION  NO ACTION 1984   NO ACTION 1990   NO ACTION  NO ACTION  NO ACTION
SAINT LUCIA NO ACTION  NO ACTION 1990 D 1982 A   NO ACTION 1993   NO ACTION  SIGNED  NO ACTION
SAINT VINCENT & GREN. 1981 A 1981 A 1981 A  1981 A  2001 A 1993  2010 A  2010 A  NO ACTION
SURINAME 1976 A  1976 A  1984 D 1993 A   NO ACTION 1993   NO ACTION  SIGNED  NO ACTION
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO 1980 A  1978 A  1973 1990      NO ACTION 1991   NO ACTION  SIGNED  NO ACTION

- this table does not include the list of Optional Protocols that Member States my have also been party to.

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key:

YEAR A -->  ACEEDED    | YEAR D --> SUCCESSION | YEAR -->  RATIFIED | 

 SIGNED --> SIGNATURE ON CONVENTION BUT NO FURTHER ACTION TAKEN

NO ACTION --> DECLINED   OR OPTED NOT TO BE PARTY TO THE TREATY

 Source of Data- High Commissioner for Human Rights - TreatiesDatabase

 

 

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