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CMW (art. 77): To come into effect, the procedure under article 77 on individual communications requires a minimum of 10 State parties to make the requisite declaration.


Ratification Status for Switzerland
TreatySignature DateRatification Date, Accession(a), Succession(d) Date
Command item
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Switzerland

Switzerland

CAT - Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or PunishmentCAT04 Feb 198502 Dec 198602 Dec 198626 Jun 1987  169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CAT-OP - Optional Protocol of the Convention against Torture

Optional Protocol of the Convention against TortureCAT-OP25 Jun 200424 Sep 200924 Sep 200924 Oct 2009  169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CCPR - International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

International Covenant on Civil and Political RightsCCPR 18 Jun 1992 (a) 18 Sep 199218 Jun 1992 169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CCPR-OP2-DP - Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights aiming to the abolition of the death penalty

Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights aiming to the abolition of the death penaltyCCPR-OP2-DP 16 Jun 1994 (a) 16 Sep 199416 Jun 1994 169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CED - Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance

Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced DisappearanceCED19 Jan 2011    169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CEDAW - Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against WomenCEDAW23 Jan 198727 Mar 199727 Mar 199726 Apr 1997  169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CERD - International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial DiscriminationCERD 29 Nov 1994 (a) 29 Dec 199429 Nov 1994 169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CESCR - International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural RightsCESCR 18 Jun 1992 (a) 18 Sep 199218 Jun 1992 169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CMW - International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families

International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their FamiliesCMW     169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CRC - Convention on the Rights of the Child

Convention on the Rights of the ChildCRC01 May 199124 Feb 199724 Feb 199726 Mar 1997  169
Switzerland

Switzerland

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

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflictCRC-OP-AC07 Sep 200026 Jun 200226 Jun 200226 Jul 2002  169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CRC-OP-SC - Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornographyCRC-OP-SC07 Sep 200019 Sep 200619 Sep 200619 Oct 2006  169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CRPD - Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Convention on the Rights of Persons with DisabilitiesCRPD 15 Apr 2014 (a)  15 Apr 2014 169


Acceptance of individual complaints procedures for Switzerland
TreatyAcceptance of individual complaints proceduresDate of acceptance/non acceptance
Command item
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Switzerland

Switzerland

CAT, Art.22 - Individual complaints procedure under the Convention against Torture

Individual complaints procedure under the Convention against TortureCAT, Art.22YES02 Dec 1986169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CCPR-OP1 - Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political RightsCCPR-OP1NO 169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CED, Art.31 - Individual complaints procedure under the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance

Individual complaints procedure under the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced DisappearanceCED, Art.31- 169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CEDAW-OP - Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against WomenCEDAW-OPYES29 Sep 2008169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CERD, Art.14 - Individual complaints procedure under the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

Individual complaints procedure under the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial DiscriminationCERD, Art.14YES19 Jun 2003169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CESCR-OP - Optional protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Optional protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural RightsCESCR-OPNO 169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CMW, Art.77 - Individual complaints procedure under the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families

Individual complaints procedure under the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their FamiliesCMW, Art.77- 169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CRC-OP-IC - Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the ChildCRC-OP-ICNO 169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CRPD-OP - Optional protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Optional protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with DisabilitiesCRPD-OPNO 169


Acceptance of the inquiry procedure for Switzerland
TreatyAcceptance of inquiry procedureDate of acceptance/non acceptance
Command item
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Switzerland

Switzerland

CAT, Art.20 - Inquiry procedure under the Convention against Torture

Inquiry procedure under the Convention against TortureCAT, Art.20YES02 Dec 1986169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CED, Art.33 - Inquiry procedure under the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance

Inquiry procedure under the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced DisappearanceCED, Art.33- 169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CEDAW-OP, Art. 8-9 - Inquiry procedure under the Optional protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

Inquiry procedure under the Optional protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against WomenCEDAW-OP, Art. 8-9YES29 Sep 2008169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CESCR-OP, Art.11 - Inquiry procedure under the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Inquiry procedure under the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural RightsCESCR-OP, Art.11- 169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CRC-OP-IC, Art.13 - Inquiry procedure under the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child

Inquiry procedure under the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the ChildCRC-OP-IC, Art.13- 169
Switzerland

Switzerland

CRPD-OP, Art.6-7 - Inquiry procedure under the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Inquiry procedure under the Convention on the Rights of Persons with DisabilitiesCRPD-OP, Art.6-7- 169




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