Relevant International Conventions

Office To Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons
Report

The chart below shows the Ratification, Accession (a), or Acceptance (A) of relevant international conventions for those countries that have ratified, acceded to, or accepted any such conventions between April 2015 and March 2016. A complete list that includes all of the countries covered by the 2016 Trafficking in Persons Report is available at: http://www.state.gov/tipreport.

Country

UN Protocol
to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons

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

ILO Convention 29, Forced Labour

ILO
Protocol of 2014 to the Forced Labour Convention*

ILO Convention 105, Abolition of Forced Labour

ILO
Convention 182, Elimination of Worst Forms of Child Labor

ILO Convention 189, Domestic Workers

 

Ratification, Accession (a), or Acceptance (A)

Ratification,
Accession (a), or Acceptance (A)

Ratification, Accession (a)

Ratification

Ratification

Ratification

Ratification

Ratification

Bahamas

2008

2015 (a)

2015 (a)

1976

 

1976

2001

 

Belgium

2004

2006

2002

1944

 

1961

2002

2015

Burma

2004 (a)

2012 (a)

 

1955

 

 

2013

 

Chile

2004

2003

2003

1933

 

1999

2000

2015

Cuba

2013 (a)

2001

2007

1953

 

1958

2000

2015

Dominican Republic

2008

2006 (a)

2014

1956

 

1958

2000

2015

Kiribati

2005 (a)

2015 (a)

2015 (a)

2000

 

2000

2009

 

Korea

2015

2004

2004

 

 

 

2001

 

Mauritania

2005 (a)

2007 (a)

 

1961

2016

1997

2001

 

Micronesia

2011 (a)

2012

2015

 

 

 

 

 

Niger

2004

2004

2012 (a)

1961

2015

1962

2000

 

Norway

2003

2001

2003

1932

2015

1958

2000

 

Panama

2004

2001

2001

1966

 

1966

2000

2015

Portugal

2004

2003

2003

1956

 

1959

2000

2015

Singapore

2015 (a)

 

2008

1965

 

**

2001

 

Sri Lanka

2015

2006

2000

1950

 

2003

2001

 

United Arab Emirates

2009 (a)

2016 (a)

 

1982

 

1997

2001

 

United Kingdom

2006

2009

2003

1931

2016

1957

2000

 

* P029 Protocol to the Forced Labour Convention will enter into force November 9, 2016.
** Singapore: ILO C105 ratified in 1965, denounced on 19 April, 1979.