Benin signed the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on 08 February 2008 and ratified on 05 July 2012

Benin has signed and ratified:

  • Optional Protocol of the Convention against Torture
  • Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
  • International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination
  • Convention on the Rights of the Child
  • 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

Benin has signed but not ratified:

  • Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance
  • International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families

For more information: http://tbinternet.ohchr.org/_layouts/TreatyBodyExternal/Treaty.aspx