OAU/AU Treaties, Conventions, Protocols, Charters  
Status List of Treaties, Conventions, Protocols and Charters
Date of Adoption Date Entry into force Date of last signature/ratification
Constitutive Act of the African Union
Lome, Togo 11 July 2000

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

11/07/2000

26/05/2001

07/07/2003

OAU Charter, Addis Ababa, 25 May 1963
Abrogated & replaced by the Constituive Act

 

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Adhered

25/10/1965

25/10/1965

02/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

June 1980

06/01/2009

Phyto-Sanitary Convention for Africa
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo, 13 September 1967

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

13/09/1967

06/10/1992

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Adhered

15/09/1968

16/06/1969

02/02/2010

African Civil Aviation Commission Constitution
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia,17 January 1969

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Adhered

17/01/1969

15/03/1972

13/05/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

10/09/1969

20/06/1974

01/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

18/01/1974

01/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

01/08/1975

01/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

03/07/1977

22/04/1985

01/02/2010

Cultural Charter for Africa
Port Louis, Mauritius, 5 July 1976

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

05/07/1976

19/09/1990

26/09/2007

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Adhered

June 1981

21/10/1986

30/08/2005

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

17 July 1985

02/12/1991

13/04/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

July 1985

01/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

July 1990

29/11/1999

02/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

January 1991

22/04/1998

02/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

03/06/1991

12/05/1994

16/11/2007

African Maritime Transport Charter
Tunis, Tunisia, June 1994

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

11/06/1994

01/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

July 1995

15/07/2009

18/08/2009

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

10/06/1998

25/01/2004

01/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

July 1999

06/12/2002

01/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

02/03/2001

14/12/2003

01/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

11/07/2001

13/12/2006

01/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

09/10/2002

26/12/2003

28/07/2008

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

July 2003
01/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

July 2003

25/11/2005

22/07/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

July 2003

11/02/2009

02/02/2010

List of Countries which have Signed, Ratified/Acceded

July 2003

02/02/2010

July 2003
05/08/2006
01/02/2010

July 2004

02/02/2010

January 2005
18/12/2009

23/06/2010

 

African Youth Charter
Adopted by The Seventh Ordinary Session of The Assembly, held In Banjul, The Gambia On 2 nd July 2006
2 July 2006
08/08/2009
13/04/2010
African Charter on Democracy, Elections and Governance
Adopted by The Eighth Ordinary Session of The Assembly, held In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia On 30th January 2007
30 January 2007
09/07/2010
Charter for African Cultural Renaissance
Adopted by The Sixth Ordinary Session of the Assembly, held In Khartoum, Sudan, 24 January 2006
24 January 2006
11/02/2010
Protocol on the Statute of the African Court of Justice and Human Rights
Adopted by the Eleventh Ordinary Session of the Assembly, held in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, 1st July 2008
01 July 2008
04/08/2010
Statute of the African Union Commission on International Law
Adopted by the 12th Ordinary Session of the Assembly held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia,
1 - 4 February 2009
04 February 2009
04/02/2009
04/02/2009
African Charter on Statistics
Adopted by the twelfth ordinary session of the assembly, held in addis ababa, ethiopia,
4th february 2009
04 February 2009
05/08/2010
Protocol on the African Investment Bank
Adopted by the twelfth ordinary session of the assembly, held in addis ababa, ethiopia,
4th february 2009
30 June 2009
09/04/2010
African Union Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons in Africa (Kampala Convention)
Adopted by the Special Summit of the Union
held in Kampala, Uganda
22-23 October 2009
23/10/2009
24/06/2010
23/10/2009
21/06/2010

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