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III. Human Rights


 

1. Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide

Adopted: 9 Dec 1948; Entry into force:12 Jan 1951; 
Armenia's ratification - 23 Jun 1993

2. International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

Adopted: 7 Mar 1966; Entry into force: 4 Jan 1969; 
Armenia's ratification - 23 Jun 1993

3. International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Adopted: 7 Mar 1966; Entry into force: 3 Jan 1976; 
Armenia's ratification - 13 Sep 1993

4. International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

Adopted: 26 Mar 1967; Entry into force: 23 Mar 1976; 
Armenia's ratification - 23 Jun 1993

5. Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

Adopted: 16 Dec 1966; Entry into force: 23 Mar 1976; 
Armenia's ratification: 23 Jun 1993

6. Convention on the non-applicability of statutory limitations to war crimes and crimes against humanity

Adopted: 26 Nov 1968; Entry into force: 11 Nov 1970; 
Armenia's ratification - 23 Jun 1993

7. International Convention on the Suppression and Punishment of the Crime of Apartheid

Adopted: 26 Nov 1968; Entry into force: 18 Jul 1976; 
Armenia's ratification - 23 Jun 1993

8. Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

Adopted: 18 Dec 1979; Entry into force: 3 Sep 1981; 
Armenia's ratification -13 Sep 1993

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

Adopted: 18 Dec 1979; Entry into force: 22 Dec 2000; 
Armenia's ratification - 14 Sep 2006

10. Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Adopted: 10 Dec 1984; Entry into force: 26 Jul 1987; 
Armenia's ratification - 13 Sep 1993

11. Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Adopted: 18 Dec 2002; Entry into force: 22 Jun 2006; 
Armenia's ratification - 14 Sep 2006

12. Convention on the Rights of the Child

Adopted: 20 Nov 1989; Entry into force: 2 Sep 1990; 
Armenia's ratification - 23 Jun 1993

13. Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict

Adopted: 25 May 2000; Entry into force: 12 Feb 2002; 
Armenia's ratification - 30 Sep 2005

14Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography

Adopted: 25 May 2000; Entry into force: 12 Jan 2002; 
Armenia's ratification - 30 Jun 2005

15. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Adopted: 8 Feb 2007; Entry into force: 3 May 2008; 
Armenia's ratification - 22 Sep 2010

16. International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance

Adopted: 18 Jan 2007; Entry into force: 23 Dec 2010; 
Armenia's ratification - 24 Jan 2011

17. Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Adopted: 10 Dec 2008; Entry into force: 5 May 2013; 
Armenia's signature - 29 Sep 2009

18. Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Adopted: 13 Dec. 2006; Entry into force: 3 May 2008; 
Armenia's signature - 30 Mar 2007

19. International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families

Adopted: 18 Dec 1990, Entry into force: 1 July 2003, 
Armenia's signature - 26 Sep 2013