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How To Complain About Human Rights Treaty Violations

List of states parties accepting Article 14 CERD and how to update

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updated 21 September 2012

 

For more recent updates see: http://treaties.un.org/Pages/ViewDetails.aspx?src=TREATY&mtdsg_no=IV‑2&chapter=4&lang=en

 

State

  Article 14 Declaration

  Entry into Force

  Algeria

12 Sep 1989

12 Sep 1989

Andorra

22 Sep 2006

22 Oct 2006

Argentina

5 Feb 2007

5 Feb 2007

Australia

28 Jan 1993

28 Jan 1993

Austria

20 Feb 2002

20 Feb 2002

Azerbaijan

27 Sep 2001

27 Sep 2001

Belgium

10 Oct 2000

10 Oct 2000

Bolivia

14 Feb 2006

14 Feb 2006

Brazil

17 Jun 2002

17 Jun 2002

Bulgaria

12 May 1993

12 May 1993

Chile

18 May 1994

18 May 1994

Costa Rica

8 Jan 1974

8 Jan 1974

Cyprus

30 Dec 1993

30 Dec 1993

Czech Republic

11 Oct 2000

11 Oct 2000

Denmark

11 Oct 1985

11 Oct 1985

Ecuador

18 Mar 1977

18 Mar 1977

Estonia

21 Jul 2010

21 Jul 2010

Finland

16 Nov 1994

16 Nov 1994

France

16 Aug 1982

16 Aug 1982

Georgia

30 Jun 2005

30 Jun 2005

Germany

30 Aug 2001

30 Aug 2001

Hungary

13 Sep 1989

13 Sep 1989

Iceland

10 Aug 1981

10 Aug 1981

Ireland

29 Dec 2000

28 Jan 2001

Italy

5 May 1978

5 May 1978

Kazakhstan

29 May 2008

29 May 2008

Liechtenstein

18 Mar 2004

18 Mar 2004

Luxembourg

22 Jul 1996

22 Jul 1996

Malta

16 Dec 1998

16 Dec 1998

Mexico

15 Mar 2002

15 Mar 2002

Monaco

6 Nov 2001

6 Nov 2001

Morocco

19 Oct 2006

19 Oct 2006

Netherlands

10 Dec 1971

9 Jan 1972

Norway

23 Jan 1976

23 Jan 1976

Peru

27 Nov 1984

27 Nov 1984

Poland

1 Dec 1998

1 Dec 1998

Portugal

2 Mar 2000

2 Mar 2000

Republic of Korea

5 Mar 1997

5 Mar 1997

Republic of Montenegro2

23 Oct 20062

3 Jun 20062

Republic of Serbia1

27 Jun 2001

27 Jun 2001

Romania

21 Mar 2003

21 Mar 2003

Russian Federation

1 Oct 1991

1 Oct 1991

San Marino

22 Feb 2008

22 Feb 2008

Senegal

3 Dec 1982

3 Dec 1982

Slovakia

17 Mar 1995

17 Mar 1995

Slovenia

10 Nov 2001

10 Nov 2001

South Africa

10 Dec 1998

9 Jan 1999

Spain

13 Jan 1998

13 Jan 1998

Sweden

6 Dec 1971

5 Jan 1972

Switzerland

19 Jun 2003

19 Jun 2003

The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

22 Dec 1999

22 Dec 1999

Ukraine

28 Jul 1992

28 Jul 1992

Uruguay

11 Sep 1972

11 Sep 1972

Venezuela

22 Sep 2003

22 Sep 2003

  54 State parties  

 

1   Formerly Yugoslavia.  Effective 3 June 2006, Serbia and Montenegro changed its name to Republic of Serbia.

 

2   Serbia and Montenegro (now known as the Republic of Serbia) had previously made the declaration under article 14 of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination on 27 June 2001.  On 3 June 2006, the Republic of Montenegro became an independent state, and subsequently deposited on 23 October 2006 its notification of succession to the treaties to which Serbia and Montenegro was a party or a signatory, as from 3 June 2006.