List of countries which have SIGNED, RATIFIED/ACCEDED to the AFRICAN CHARTER ON THE RIGHTS AND WELFARE OF THE CHILD

  State Ratification DateSign Date
Republic of Cote d’Ivoire Cote d’Ivoire 03/01/200427/02/2004
Arab Republic of Egypt Egypt 09/05/200123/06/1999
Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 08/06/199227/02/1992
Central African Republic Central African Republic 07/07/201604/02/2003
Democratic Republic of Congo DR Congo
Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe Sao Tome and Principe 18/04/201901/02/2010
Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Ethiopia 02/10/2002
Federal Republic of Nigeria Nigeria 23/07/200113/07/1999
Federal Republic of Somalia Somalia
Gabonese Republic Gabon 18/05/200727/02/1992
Islamic Republic of Mauritania Mauritania 20/08/2019
Kingdom of Eswatini Eswatini 05/10/201229/06/1992
Kingdom of Lesotho Lesotho 27/09/1999
Kingdom of Morocco Morocco
Libya Libya 23/09/200009/06/1998
People's Democratic Republic of Algeria Algeria 09/09/200521/05/1990
Republic of Angola Angola 11/04/199227/01/2012
Republic of Benin Benin 17/04/199727/02/1992
Republic of Botswana Botswana 10/07/200110/07/2001
Republic of Burundi Burundi 28/06/200421/05/2004
Republic of Cabo Verde Cape Verde 20/07/199327/02/1992
Republic of Cameroon Cameroon 05/09/199716/09/1992
Republic of Chad Chad 30/03/200006/12/2004
Republic of Djibouti Djibouti 03/01/201128/02/1992
Republic of Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea 20/12/2002
Republic of Ghana Ghana 10/06/200518/08/1997
Republic of Guinea Guinea 27/05/199922/05/1998
Republic of Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau 19/06/200808/03/2005
Republic of Kenya Kenya 25/07/2000
Republic of Liberia Liberia 01/08/200714/05/1992
Republic of Madagascar Madagascar 30/03/200527/02/1992
Republic of Malawi Malawi 16/09/199913/07/1999
Republic of Mali Mali 03/06/199828/02/1996
Republic of Mauritius Mauritius 14/02/199207/11/1991
Republic of Mozambique Mozambique 15/07/1998
Republic of Namibia Namibia 23/07/200413/07/1999
Republic of Niger Niger 11/12/199913/07/1999
Republic of Rwanda Rwanda 11/05/200102/10/1991
Republic of Senegal Senegal 29/11/200118/05/1992
Republic of Seychelles Seychelles 13/02/199227/02/1992
Republic of Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 13/05/200214/04/1992
Republic of South Africa South Africa 07/01/200010/10/1997
Republic of South Sudan South Sudan
Republic of the Congo Congo Republic 08/09/200628/02/1992
Republic of the Gambia Gambia 14/12/2000
Republic of the Sudan Sudan 30/07/200524/01/2013
Republic of Tunisia Tunisia 16/06/1995
Republic of Uganda Uganda 17/08/199426/02/1992
Republic of Zambia Zambia 02/12/200828/02/1992
Republic of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 17/10/2018
Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic Sahrawi Republic
State of Eritrea Eritrea 12/12/1999
Togolese Republic Togo 05/05/199827/02/1992
Union of the Comoros Comoros 18/03/200426/02/2004
United Republic of Tanzania Tanzania 16/03/200323/10/1998
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Statistics
  RATIFIED 49
  NOT-RATIFIED 6

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