Afghanistan ratified the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on 18 September 2012

Afghanist accepted the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on 18 September 2012

Afghanistan has signed and ratified:

  • Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
  • CEDAW - Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
  • CRC - Convention on the Rights of the Child

Afghanistan has not signed, but ratified:

  • International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
  • International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination
  • International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
  • Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict
  • Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography

 

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