INTER-AMERICAN CONVENTION AGAINST RACISM, RACIAL DISCRIMINATION AND RELATED FORMS OF INTOLERANCE (A-68)

Signatories and Ratifications - Back to the Text of the Convention

Adopted at: La Antigua, Guatemala.
Date:
06/05/2013 (Wednesday, June 5, 2013).
Conf/Assem/Meeting:
Forty-third regular session of the OAS General Assembly.
Entry into Force:
11/11/17 (November 11, 2017) the thirtieth day after the date of deposit of the second instrument of ratification or accession to the Convention in the General Secretariat of the Organization of American States.
Depository:
General Secretariat OAS (Original Instrument and Ratifications).
Text: -
UN Registration:
03/02/2018 No. 54915
Observations: -

GENERAL INFORMATION OF THE TREATY: A-68

Country Signature (mm/dd/yy) Ra/Ac/Ad Deposit (mm/dd/yy) Information*

Antigua and Barbuda

06/06/13

05/23/18 RA

06/01/18

Yes

Argentina

06/06/13

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Bahamas (Commonwealth of)

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Barbados

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Belize

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Bolivia

03/10/15

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Brazil

06/06/13

05/12/2021

05/28/2021

Yes

Canada

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Chile

10/22/15

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Colombia

09/08/14

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Costa Rica

06/06/13

9/12/16 RA

12/12/16

Yes

Cuba

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Dominica (Commonwealth of)

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Dominican Republic

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Ecuador

06/06/13

12/18/19 RA

01/14/20

Yes

El Salvador

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Grenada

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Guatemala

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Guyana

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Haiti

06/25/14

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Honduras

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Jamaica

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Mexico

--/--/--

11/19/19 RA

1/21/20

Yes

Nicaragua

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Panama

06/05/14

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Paraguay

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Peru

10/25/16

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Saint Lucia

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

San Kitts and Nevis

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Suriname

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Trinidad and Tobago

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

United States of America

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

Uruguay

06/06/13

9/11/17 RA

10/12/17

Yes

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

--/--/--

--/--/--

--/--/--

 

D = Declaration
RA = Ratification
AC = Acceptance
AD = Accession
R = Reservation
INFORMATION = Information required by the Treaty

*DECLARATIONS/RESERVATIONS/DENUNCIATIONS/WITHDRAWALS
TREATY REFERENCES: A-68.

On December 12, 2016, Costa Rica deposited the instrument of ratification to the Inter-American Convention against Racism, Racial Discrimination, and Related Intolerance, at the OAS headquarters, in Washington, D.C. United States.

On October 12, 2017, Uruguay deposited the instrument of ratification to the Inter-American Convention against Racism, Racial Discrimination and Related Forms of Intolerance at the OAS headquarters, in Washington, D.C. United States.

On June 1, 2018, Antigua and Barbuda deposited the instrument of ratification to the Inter-American Convention against Racism, Racial Discrimination and Related Forms of Intolerance, at the OAS headquarters, in Washington, D.C. United States.

On January 14, 2020, the Republic of Ecuador deposited the instrument of ratification to the Inter-American Convention against Racism, Racial Discrimination and Related Forms of Intolerance at the OAS headquarters, in Washington, D.C. United States.

On January 21, 2020, Mexico deposited the instrument of ratification to the Inter-American Convention against Racism, Racial Discrimination and Related Forms of Intolerance at the OAS headquarters, in Washington, D.C. United States.

“The scope of Article 4, Section XI of the Inter-American Convention against Racism, Racial Discrimination, and Related Forms of Intolerance implies that the requirements of Mexican nationality, without any other nationality, and the other requirements for entry to schools in the military educational system, which are designed to educate and train military personnel for the Armed Forces, in accordance with the provisions of Articles 32 and 123, Section B, Subsection XIII of the Political Constitution of the United Mexican States, shall not be considered discriminatory.”

On September 22, 2021, Mexico submitted to the depository information on the designation of the central authority for both, the Inter-American Convention Against Racism, Racial Discrimination and Related Forms of Intolerance and the Inter-American Convention Against all Forms of Discrimination and Intolerance.

On May 28, 2021, Brazil deposited the instrument of ratification of the Inter-American Convention Against Racism, Racial Discrimination and Related Forms of Intolerance