Angola ratified the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on 19 May 2014

Angola ratified the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on 19 May 2014

Angola has signed, but not ratified:

  • Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
  • Optional Protocol of the Convention against Torture
  • Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights aiming to the abolition of the death penalty

Angola has ratified, but not signed:

  • International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
  • Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
  • 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
  • Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance
  • International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

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