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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.

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Country UN Protocol to Prevent,
Suppress & Punish
Trafficking in Persons
ILO
Convention 182,

Elimination of Worst
Forms of Child Labour
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
Convention 105,
Abolition of Forced
Labour
ILO
Convention
189,
Domestic
Workers,
2011
Signature Ratification,
Accession (a), or Acceptance (A)
Ratification Signature Ratification, Accession (a) Signature Ratification, Accession (a) Ratification Ratification Ratification
Afghanistan

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

Albania

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Algeria

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Angola

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Antigua & Barbuda

X

X

X

X

X

X

Argentina

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Armenia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Australia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Austria

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Azerbaijan

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Bahamas, The

X

X

X

X

X

Bahrain

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Bangladesh

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Barbados

X

X

X

X

X

Belarus

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Belgium

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Belize

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Benin

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Bhutan

X

X

X

X

Bolivia

X

X

X

X

X

X(a)

X

X

X

Bosnia & Herzegovina

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Botswana

X

X

X

X(a)

X

X

X

X

Brazil

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Brunei

X

X(a)

Bulgaria

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Burkina Faso

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Burma

X(a)

X

X(a)

X

Burundi

X

X

X

X(a)

X

X

X

X

Cabo Verde

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Cambodia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Cameroon

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Canada

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Central African Rep.

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

Chad

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Chile

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

China (PRC)

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

Colombia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Comoros

X

X(a)

X

X

Congo (DRC)

X(a)

X

X(a)

X

X

X

X

Congo, Rep. of

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Costa Rica

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Cote d’Ivoire

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Croatia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Cuba

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

Cyprus

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Czech Republic

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Denmark

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Djibouti

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Dominican Republic

X

X

X

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

Ecuador

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Egypt

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

El Salvador

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Equatorial Guinea

X

X

X

X(a)

X

X

Eritrea

X(a)

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Estonia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Ethiopia

X(a)

X

X(a)

X

X

X

X

Fiji

X

X

X

X

X

Finland

X

X(A)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

France

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Gabon

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Gambia, The

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Georgia

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Germany

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Ghana

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

Greece

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Guatemala

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Guinea

X(a)

X

X(a)

X

X

Guinea-Bissau

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Guyana

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

X

Haiti

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Honduras

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Hungary

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Iceland

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

India

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Indonesia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Iran

X

X(a)

X

X

X

Iraq

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Ireland

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Israel

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Italy

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Jamaica

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Japan

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Jordan

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Kazakhstan

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Kenya

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

Kiribati

X(a)

X

X

X

Korea (DPRK)

X

X

Korea, Rep. Of

X

X

X

X

X

X

Kuwait

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Kyrgyz Republic

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Laos

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

Latvia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Lebanon

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Lesotho

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Liberia

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

Libya

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Lithuania

X

X

X

X(a)

X

X

X

X

Luxembourg

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Macedonia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Madagascar

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Malawi

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Malaysia

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

Maldives

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Mali

X

X

X

X(a)

X

X

X

X

Malta

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Marshall Islands
Mauritania

X(a)

X

X(a)

X

X

Mauritius

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Mexico

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Micronesia (FSM)

X(a)

X

X

X

Moldova

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Mongolia

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Montenegro

X(d)

X

X(d)

X(d)

X

X

Morocco

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Mozambique

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Namibia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Nepal

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Netherlands

X

X(A)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

New Zealand

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Nicaragua

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

X

Niger

X

X

X

X

X

X(a)

X

X

Nigeria

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Norway

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Oman

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Pakistan

X

X

X

X

X

X

Palau
Panama

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Papua New Guinea

X

X

X

Paraguay

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Peru

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Philippines

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Poland

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Portugal

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Qatar

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Romania

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Russia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Rwanda

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

St. Lucia

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

St. Maarten

X

X

St. Vincent & the Gren.

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Saudi Arabia

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Senegal

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Serbia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Seychelles

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Sierra Leone

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Singapore

X

X

X

X

Slovak Republic

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Slovenia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Solomon Islands

X

X

X

X

X

Somalia

X

X

X

X

South Africa

X

X

X

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

South Sudan

X

X

X

Spain

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Sri Lanka

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Sudan

X(a)

X

X(a)

X

X

X

X

Suriname

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

Swaziland

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Sweden

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Switzerland

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Syria

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Tajikistan

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Tanzania

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Thailand

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Timor-Leste

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

Togo

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Tonga
Trinidad & Tobago

X

X

X

X

X

Tunisia

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Turkey

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Turkmenistan

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Uganda

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Ukraine

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

United Arab Emirates

X(a)

X

X

X

United Kingdom

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

United States

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Uruguay

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Uzbekistan

X

X

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Venezuela

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Vietnam

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

X

Yemen

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

Zambia

X(a)

X

X

X

X

X

Zimbabwe

X(a)

X

X(a)

X(a)

X

X

 

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