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United Nations Charter
Adopted: June 26, 1945
EIF: October 24, 1945
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Adopted:December 10, 1948
European Convention on Human Rights
Adopted: November 4, 1950
EIF: 1953
Council of Europe
ICERD
International Convention on the Elimiation of all Forms of Racial Discrimination

Adopted December 21, 1965
EIF January 4, 1969

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination

173 parties
ICESCR
International Convention on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Adopted: December 16, 1966
EIF: January 3, 1976

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

157 parties
ICCPR
International Covenant of Civil and Political Rights

Adopted: December 16, 1966
EIF: March 23, 1976

Human Rights Committee

160 Parties
CEDAW
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women

Adopted: December 18, 1979
EIF: September 3, 1981

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women

185 Parties
CAT
Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Adopted: Decmber 10, 1984
EIF: June 26, 1987

Committee Against Torture

144 Parties
CRC
Convention on the Rights of the Child

Adopted: November 20, 1989
EIF: September 2, 1990

Committee on the Rights of the Child

193 Parties
US and Somalia only non-Pary states
ICRMW
International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families.

Adopted: December 18, 1990
EIF: July 1, 2003

Committee on Migrant Workers

36 Parties
Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of Genocide
EIF: December 9, 1948

140 Parties
ICCPR-OP2
Second Optional Protocol to the ICCPR Aiming at the Abolition of the Death Penalty

Adopted: December 15, 1989
EIF: July 11, 1991

HRC

60 Parties
ICCPR-OP1
Optional Protocol to the ICCPR

Adopted: December 16, 1966
EIF: March 23, 1976

HRC

109 Parties
International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance
Adopted: December 20, 2006
EIF: After 20 countries have ratified

57 signatures
No ratifications
Convention on the Rights of persons With Disabilities
Adopted: December 13, 2006
EIF:

116 signatures
7 ratifications
Geneva Convention I
Relative to the Treatment of Wounded and Sick Soldiers

Adopted: Auguest 12, 1949
EIF: October 21, 1950
Geneva Convention II
Relative to the Shipwrecked and Wounded at Sea

Adopted: August 12, 1949
EIF: October 21, 1950
Geneva Conventions Additional Protocol I
Relating to the Protection of Victims of International Armed Conflicts

Adopted: August 12, 1949
EIF: June 8, 1977
Geneva Conventions Additional Protocol II
Relating to the Protection of Victims on Non-International Armed Conflicts

Adopted: June 8, 1977
EIF: December 7, 1978
VCLT
Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties

Adopted: May 22, 1969
EIF: January 27, 1980
OP-CRC-AC
Optional Protocol to the CRC on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict

Adopted: May 25, 2000
EIF: February 12, 2002
OP-CRC-SC
Optional Protocol to the CRC on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography

Adopted: May 25, 2000
EIF: January 18, 2002
The Hague Convention of 1899
Signed: July 29, 1899
EIF: September 4, 1900

I - Pacific Settlement of International Disputes
II - Laws and Customs of War on Land
III - Adaptation to Maritime Warfare of Principles of Geneva Convention of 1864
IV - Prohibiting Launching of Projectiles and Explosives from Balloons
The Hague Convention of 1907
Signed: October 19, 1907
EIF: January 6, 1910

13 Sections expanding on Hague Convention of 1899
Geneva Convention III
Relative to Prisoners of War
Geneva Conventions IV
Relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War
Geneva Conventions Additional Protocol III
December 8, 2005
International Convention on Suppression and Punishment of the Crime of Apartheid
Adopted November 30, 1973
EIF: July 18, 1976

107 Parties
OP-CEDAW
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women

Adopted: October 6, 1999
EIF: December 22, 2000

23 parties
OP-CAT
Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Adopted: December 18, 2002
EIF: June 22, 2006

34 parties