Albania signed the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on 22 December 2009, and ratified on 11 February 2013

Albania  has signed and ratified:

  • Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance
  • Convention on the Rights of the Child

Albania has ratified, but not signed:

  • Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
  • Optional Protocol of the Convention against Torture
  • International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
  • Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights aiming to the abolition of the death penalty
  • Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
  • International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination
  • International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
  • International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families
  • 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