Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor
Report
March 11, 2010

Notes:
P = Party
S = Signatory
* = non-ILO member
1 = Based on general declaration concerning treaty obligations prior to independence
2 = Party to 1926 Convention only Text in RED indicates changes in status since the 2008 report. Text in BLUE indicates corrections from prior reporting.

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COUNTRY Slavery ILO Convention 29 ILO Convention 87 Genocide ILO Convention 98 Prisoners of War Civilians in War Traffic in Persons European HR Convention Political Rights of Women Supplementary Slavery Conv. ILO Convention 105 Racial Discrimination Civil and Political Rights Econ/Soc/
Cultural Rights
UN Refugee Convention UN Refugee Protocol American HR Convention ILO Convention 138 Geneva Protocol I Geneva Protocol II CEDAW Torture Rights of the Child ILO Convention 182
Afghanistan P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P S P P
* Albania P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Algeria P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Andorra P P P P P P P P P
Angola P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Antigua & Barbuda P P P P P P P 1 P P P P P P P P P P P P
Argentina P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Armenia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Australia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Austria P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Azerbaijan P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Bahamas P P P P P P P P P P P S S P P P P P P S P P
Bahrain P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Bangladesh P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Barbados P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Belarus P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Belgium P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Belize 1 P P P P P P 1 P P P S P P P P P P P P P
Benin 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Bhutan P P S P P
Bolivia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Bosnia & Herzegovina P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Botswana 1 P P P P P 1 P P P P P P P P P P P P
Brazil P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Brunei 1 P P 1 P P P P P
Bulgaria 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Burkina Faso P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Burma P P P P P P S S P P
Burundi P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Cambodia P P P P P P S S P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Cameroon P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Canada P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Cape Verde P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Central African Republic 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Chad P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Chile P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
China 2 P P P P P S P P P P P P P P P P
China Hong Kong P P P P P P P
China Macau from 12-20-99 P P P
China Macau to 12-19-99 P P P P P P P P P P P
* China Taiwan only P P P P P S S
Colombia S P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Comoros P P P P P P P P S S P P P P S P P
Congo, Democratic Republic P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Congo, Republic 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Cook Islands P P P P P
Costa Rica P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Cote D'Ivoire 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Croatia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Cuba P P P P P P P P P P P P S S P P P P P P
Cyprus P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Czech Republic 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Denmark P P P P P P P S P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Djibouti P P P P P P P P S P P P P P P P P P P P
Dominica P P P P P P 1 P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Dominican Republic S P P S P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P S P P
East Timor P P P P P P P
Ecuador P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Egypt P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
El Salvador P P P P P P P S P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Equatorial Guinea P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Eritrea P P P P P P P P P P P P
Estonia 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Ethiopia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Fiji P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Finland P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
France P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Gabon P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Gambia 1 P P P P P P 1 P P P P P P P P P P S P P
Georgia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Germany P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Ghana 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Greece P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Grenada 1 P P 1 P P P 1 1 P S P P P P P P P P P
Guatemala P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Guinea P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Guinea-Bissau P P P P P S S P P P P P P P S P P
Guyana 1 P P P P P 1 P P P P P P P P P P P
Haiti 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Holy See P P P P P P P P P
Honduras P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Hungary P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Iceland P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
India P P P P P P P P P P P P P S P
Indonesia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Iran S P P P P S P P P P P P P S S P P
Iraq P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Ireland P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Israel P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Italy P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Jamaica P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Japan P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Jordan P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Kazakhstan P P P P P P P S P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Kenya P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Kiribati 1 P P P P P 1 1 P 1 1 1 P P P
* Korea, Democratic Rep. of P P P P P P P P
* Korea, Republic of P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Kuwait P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Kyrgyzstan P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Laos P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Latvia 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Lebanon 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Lesotho P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Liberia P P P P P P P S S S P P P P P P P P P P P P
Libya P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
*Liechtenstein P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Lithuania S P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Luxembourg P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Macedonia 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Madagascar P P P P P P S P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Malawi P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Malaysia P P P P P P P P P P
* Maldives P P P P P P P P P P P
Mali P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Malta P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Marshall Islands P P P
Mauritania P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Mauritius P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Mexico P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Micronesia P P P P P P
Moldova P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Monaco P P P P S P P P P P P P P P
Mongolia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Montenegro P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Morocco P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P S S P P P P
Mozambique P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Namibia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Nauru P P S S P P S P
Nepal P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Netherlands P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
New Zealand P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Nicaragua P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Niger P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Nigeria P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Niue P
Norway P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Oman P P P P P P P P P P P
Pakistan P P P P P P P P P P P P S P P S S P S P P
Palau P P P P P
Panama S P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Papua New Guinea P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Paraguay P P P P P P P S P P P S P P P P P P P P P P P P
Peru P P P P P P P S P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Philippines P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P S P P P P P
Poland 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Portugal 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Qatar P P P P P P P P P P P P
Romania P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Russia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Rwanda P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Samoa P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
San Marino P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Sao Tome & Principe P P P P P P S S S P P P P P S S P P
Saudi Arabia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Senegal 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Serbia P P P P P P P P P P
Seychelles 2 P P P P P P P 1 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Sierra Leone P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Singapore P P P P P P P P P P P
Slovak Republic 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Slovenia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Solomon Islands P P P P P P 1 1 P P P P P P
Somalia P P P P P P P P P P S
* South Africa P P P P P P P P S P P P S P P P P P P P P P
Spain P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Sri Lanka P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* St. Kitts & Nevis 1 P P P P P 1 1 P P P P P P P P P
St. Lucia P P P 1 P P P 1 P P P P P P P P
* St. Vincent & the Grenadines P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Sudan P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P S P P
Suriname 2 P P P P P 1 P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Swaziland 1 P P P P P P 1 P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Sweden P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Switzerland P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Syria P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Tajikistan P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Tanzania P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Thailand P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Togo 2 P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Tonga 1 P P P 1 1 1 P P P P
Trinidad & Tobago P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Tunisia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Turkey P P P P P P P P P P P P S S P P P P P P P
Turkmenistan P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Tuvalu 1 P P 1 1 1 P P P P
Uganda P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Ukraine P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
United Arab Emirates P P P P P P P P P P P P
United Kingdom P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
United States P P P P P P P P P S P S S S S P S P
Uruguay S P P P P P P S P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Uzbekistan P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Vanuatu P P P P 1 P P P P P P P
Venezuela P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
* Vietnam P P P P P P P P P P P P P
Yemen P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P
former Yugoslavia P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P