List of Human Rights Convention to which Mauritius is a party

Treaty

Date of signature

Date of ratification/accession

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (CCPR)

 

12 December 1973

Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (CCPROP-1)

 

12 December 1973

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR)

 

12 December 1973

International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD)

 

30 May 1972

International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)

 

9 July 1984

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW-OP)

11 November 2001

31 October 2008

Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment  (CAT)

 

9 December 1992

Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT-OP)

 

21 June 2005

Convention on the Rights of the Child(CRC)

 

26 July 1990

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography (CRC-OP-SC)

11 November 2001

14 June 2011

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict (CRC-OP-AC)

11 November 2001

12 February 2009

Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CPD)

25 September 2007

8 January 2010

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CPD-OP)

25 September 2007

 

International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrants and Members of their Families (CMW)

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Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance (CED)

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Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (CCPR-OP2-DP)

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