VII. Relevant International Conventions*

Trafficking in Persons Report
Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons
June 14, 2004
Report

  Country

Protocol to,
Prevent, Suppress
& Punish
Trafficking in Persons
 

  ILO Convention
182,
Elimination of
Worst Forms of Child Labor

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography 

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child in Armed Conflict 

Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women 

  Signature Ratification,
Accession(a)
Ratification Signature Ratification,
Accession (a)
Signature Ratification,
Accession (a)
Signature Ratification,
Accession (a)
Afghanistan           X (a)     X (a) X X (a)
Albania X X X             X
Angola       X             X (a)
Argentina X X X X X X X X X
Armenia X X    X    X      X (a)
Australia X       X    X    X X
Austria X     X X    X X X X
Azerbaijan X X X X X X X     X (a)
Bahrain       X             X (a)
Bangladesh       X X X X X     X (a)
Belarus X X X    X (a)      X X
Belgium X    X X    X X X X
Belize     X (a) X X X X X X X
Benin X    X X    X    X X
Bolivia X    X X X      X X
Bosnia & Herzegovina X X X X X X X    X
Brazil X X X X X X X X X
Brunei                       
Bulgaria X X X X X X X X X
Burkina Faso X X X X    X      X (a)
Burma     X (a)                     X (a)
Burundi X     X       X     X X
Cambodia X        X X X      X X (a)
Cameroon X       X X     X     X X
Canada X X X X    X X X X
Chile X    X X X X X X X
China, People's Rep. of       X X X X     X X
Colombia X        X X X    X X
Congo, Dem. Rep. of the X     X     X X X X X
Congo, Rep. of      X           X X
Costa Rica X X X X X X X X X
C�te d'Ivoire       X             X X
Croatia X X X X X X X    X
Cuba         X X X    X X
Cyprus X X X X          X (a)
Czech Republic X     X       X X     X
Denmark X X X X X X X X X
Dominican Republic X       X       X     X X
East Timor                 X (a)         X (a)
Ecuador X X X X X X     X X
Egypt X X X     X (a)      X X
El Salvador X X X X    X X X X
Equatorial Guinea X X X    X (a)           X (a)
Estonia X     X X     X       X (a)
Ethiopia       X           X X
Finland X     X X     X X X X
France X X X X X X X X X
Gabon      X X    X    X X
Gambia, The X X X X    X    X X
Georgia X      X             X (a)
Germany X      X X     X     X X
Ghana       X X     X     X X
Greece X     X X     X X X X
Guatemala       X (a) X X X X X X X
Guinea        X             X X
Guyana        X           X X
Haiti X      X     X     X X
Honduras       X    X (a)     X (a) X X
Hong Kong                                 
Hungary X    X X     X     X X
India X                 X X
Indonesia X    X X    X       X X
Iran       X                
Iraq       X             X (a)
Israel X      X    X    X X
Italy X    X X X X X X X
Jamaica X     X X     X X X X
Japan X    X X     X     X X
Kazakhstan       X X X X X     X (a)
Kenya      X X    X X     X (a)
Korea, Rep. of X    X X    X       X
Kuwait       X                   X (a)
Kyrgyz Republic X         X (a)    X (a)     X (a)
Laos    X (a)             X X
Latvia X      X     X         X (a)
Lebanon X    X X     X       X (a)
Liberia       X               X (a)
Libya X     X             X (a)
Lithuania X X X           X X     X (a)
Macedonia (FYROM) X     X X X X X      
Madagascar X     X X     X     X X
Malawi       X X    X      X (a)
Malaysia        X                X (a)
Mali X X X     X (a) X X X X
Mauritania       X             X (a)
Mauritius     X (a) X X     X       X (a)
Mexico X X X X X X X X X
Moldova, Republic of X     X X     X       X (a)
Morocco       X X X X X     X (a)
Mozambique X     X    X (a)          X (a)
Nepal      X X    X    X X
Netherlands, The X     X X    X    X X
New Zealand X X X X     X X X X
Nicaragua       X            X X
Niger X     X X           X (a)
Nigeria X X X X     X     X X
North Korea     X (a)               
Norway X X X X X X X X X
Pakistan       X X    X    X (a)
Panama X     X X X X X X X
Paraguay X     X X X X X    X (a)
Peru X X X X X X X X X
Philippines X X X X X X X X X
Poland X X X X    X     X X
Portugal X     X X X X X X X
Qatar       X    X (a)    X (a)      
Romania X X X X X X X X X
Russia X    X       X     X X
Rwanda X X X     X (a)     X (a) X X
Saudi Arabia X     X                  X X
Senegal X X X X X X X X X
Serbia & Montenegro X X X X X X X    X
Sierra Leone X       X X X X X X
Singapore       X       X       X (a)
Slovak Republic X     X X     X       X
Slovenia X     X X     X       X
Somalia                           
South Africa X X X    X (a) X    X X
Spain X X X X X X X X X
Sri Lanka X     X X     X X X X
Sudan       X       X    X   
Suriname        X    X      X (a)
Sweden X    X X    X X X X
Switzerland X    X X    X X X X
Taiwan                       
Tajikistan    X (a)       X (a)     X (a)     X (a)
Tanzania X     X     X (a)          X
Thailand X     X               X (a)
Togo X     X X    X        X (a)
Turkey X X X X X X         X (a)
Uganda X     X    X    X (a) X X
Ukraine X     X X X X    X X
United Arab Emirates           X                   
United Kingdom X      X X    X X X X
Uzbekistan X X (a)                    
Venezuela X X     X X X X X X
Vietnam       X X X X X X X
Yemen       X             X (a)
Zambia       X               X X
Zimbabwe       X                    X (a)

* Ratification determined when State deposits ratification instruments at the international organization.