Ratification Table: African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child

State Signed Ratified Deposited
Gabon27/02/199218/05/200712/06/2007
Congo28/02/199208/09/200610/10/2006
Mauritania 21/09/200514/12/2005
Ghana18/08/199710/06/200515/07/2005
Madagascar27/02/199230/03/200524/06/2005
Namibia13/07/199923/07/200426/08/2004
Burundi 28/06/200424/08/2004
Comoros26/02/200418/03/200416/04/2004
Algeria21/05/199908/07/200324/09/2003
Tanzania23/10/199816/03/200309/05/2003
Equatorial Guinea 20/12/200219/02/2003
Ethiopia 02/10/200227/12/2002
Sierra Leone14/04/199213/05/200218/06/2002
Cote d'Ivoire27/02/200401/03/200218/06/2007
Nigeria13/07/199923/07/200102/05/2003
Botswana10/07/200110/07/200110/07/2001
Rwanda02/10/199111/05/200117/05/2001
Egypt30/06/199909/05/200122/05/2001
Gambia 14/12/200030/03/2001
Libya09/06/199823/09/200003/11/2000
Kenya 25/07/200010/08/2000
Chad06/12/200430/03/200004/04/2000
South Africa10/10/199707/01/200021/01/2000
Eritrea 22/12/199925/01/2000
Niger13/07/199911/12/199905/03/1997
Lesotho 27/09/199929/10/1999
Malawi13/07/199916/09/199917/11/1999
Guinea22/05/199827/05/199921/01/2000
Senegal18/05/199229/09/199830/10/1998
Mozambique 15/07/199822/12/1998
Mali28/02/199603/06/199814/08/1998
Togo27/02/199205/05/199818/05/1998
Cameroon16/09/199205/09/199723/06/1999
Benin27/02/199217/04/199730/05/1997
Zimbabwe 19/01/199522/02/1995
Uganda26/02/199217/08/199421/10/1994
Cape Verde27/02/199220/07/199301/09/1993
Burkina Faso27/02/199208/06/199210/07/1992
Angola 11/04/199207/10/1999
Mauritius07/11/199114/02/199227/02/1992
Seychelles27/02/199213/02/199227/02/1992
Central African Republic04/02/2003  
Democratic Republic of the Congo   
Djibouti28/02/1992  
Guinea-Bissau08/03/2005  
Liberia14/05/1992  
Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic23/10/1992  
Sao Tome and Principe   
Somalia01/06/1991  
South Sudan   
Sudan   
Swaziland29/06/1992  
Tunisia16/06/1995  
Zambia28/02/1992