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Human Rights Instruments Ghana Ratified

List of UN Human Rights Instruments Ghana Ratified And Dates of Ratification

Human Rights Instrument : (Date into force)    Ratification Status of Ghana
   
International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination :1969      Signature: 1966, Ratification/Accession: 1966
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights :1976 Signature: 2000, Ratification/Accession: 2000
Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights :1976 Signature: 2000, Ratification/Accession: 2000
Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, aiming at the abolition of the death penalty :1991 Signature: NA, Ratification/Accession: NA
International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights :1976 Signature: 2000, Ratification/Accession: 2000
Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights :2013 Signature: 2009, Ratification/Accession: NA
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women :1981 Signature: 1980, Ratification/Accession: 1986
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women :2000 Signature: 2000, Ratification/Accession: 2011
Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment :1987 Signature: 2000, Ratification/Accession: 2000
Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment :2006 Signature: 2006, Ratification/Accession
Convention on the Rights of the Child :1990 Signature: 1990, Ratification/Accession: 1990
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict :2002 Signature: 2003, Ratification/Accession: 2014
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography :2002 Signature: 2003, Ratification/Accession: NA
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a communications procedure :2014 Signature: 2013, Ratification/Accession: NA
International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families :2003 Signature: 2000, Ratification/Accession: 2000
International Convention for the Protection of all Persons from Enforced Disappearance :2010 Signature: 2007, Ratification/Accession: NA
Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities :2008 Signature: 2007, Ratification/Accession: 2012
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities :2008 Signature: 2007, Ratification/Accession: 2012

 

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