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Reporting status for Botswana
 TreatySignature DateRatification Date, Accession(a), Succession(d) Date
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CAT - Convention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

CATConvention against Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment08 Sep 200008 Sep 200007 Oct 2000  08 Sep 2000
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
ExpandI
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 07 Oct 2001                     BWAINT/CAT/INR/BWA/5840  29False
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CCPR - International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

CCPRInternational Covenant on Civil and Political Rights08 Sep 200008 Sep 200008 Dec 2000  08 Sep 2000
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
ExpandII
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 31 Mar 2012                     BWAINT/CCPR/INR/BWA/6232  29False
ExpandI92 (2008)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCCPR/C/BWA/108 Dec 200113 Oct 200602 May 2007 View document       E S         BWACCPR/C/BWA/1  29True
Follow-up Report of the Special Rapporteur on follow-up on Concluding ObservationsCCPR/C/95/2  20 Feb 2009 View document       E S         BWACCPR/C/95/2  134True
Follow-up Report of the Special Rapporteur on follow-up on Concluding ObservationsCCPR/C/96/2  26 Aug 2009 View document       E S         BWACCPR/C/96/2  134True
List of issuesCCPR/C/BWA/Q/1  10 Aug 2007 View document       E S         BWACCPR/C/BWA/Q/1  18True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8215_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8215  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8216_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8216  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8217_E.doc     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8217  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8218_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8218  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8219_E.doc     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8219  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8220_E.doc     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8220  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8221_E.doc     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8221  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8222_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8222  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvival     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8214_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8214  14True
List of delegation/participants     View document E           INT_CCPR_LOP_BWA_92_10945_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/LOP/BWA/92/10945  107True
Concluding observationsCCPR/C/BWA/CO/1  24 Apr 2008 View document       E S         BWACCPR/C/BWA/CO/1  5True
Follow-up State party's reportCCPR/C/BWA/CO/1/Add.1    View document       E           BWACCPR/C/BWA/CO/1/Add.1  46True
Follow-up letter sent to the State party  01 Nov 2011  View document E           INT_CCPR_FUL_BWA_12184_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/FUL/BWA/12184  114True
Follow-up letter sent to the State party  10 May 2011  View document E           INT_CCPR_FUL_BWA_12185_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/FUL/BWA/12185  114True
Follow-up letter sent to the State party  28 Sep 2010  View document E           INT_CCPR_FUL_BWA_12186_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/FUL/BWA/12186  114True
Follow-up letter sent to the State party  11 Dec 2009  View document E           INT_CCPR_FUL_BWA_12187_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/FUL/BWA/12187  114True
Follow-up letter sent to the State party  08 Sep 2009  View document E           INT_CCPR_FUL_BWA_12188_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/FUL/BWA/12188  114True
Summary recordsCCPR/C/SR.2515  31 Mar 2008 View document       E SA R      BWACCPR/C/SR.2515  31True
Summary recordsCCPR/C/SR.2516  14 Apr 2008 View document       E SA R      BWACCPR/C/SR.2516  31True
Summary recordsCCPR/C/SR.2517  01 Apr 2008 View document       E  A R      BWACCPR/C/SR.2517  31True
ExpandI90 (2007)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCCPR/C/BWA/108 Dec 200113 Oct 200602 May 2007 View document       E S         BWACCPR/C/BWA/1  29True
Follow-up Report of the Special Rapporteur on follow-up on Concluding ObservationsCCPR/C/95/2  20 Feb 2009 View document       E S         BWACCPR/C/95/2  134True
Follow-up Report of the Special Rapporteur on follow-up on Concluding ObservationsCCPR/C/96/2  26 Aug 2009 View document       E S         BWACCPR/C/96/2  134True
List of issuesCCPR/C/BWA/Q/1  10 Aug 2007 View document       E S         BWACCPR/C/BWA/Q/1  18True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8215_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8215  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8216_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8216  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8217_E.doc     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8217  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8218_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8218  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8219_E.doc     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8219  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8220_E.doc     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8220  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8221_E.doc     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8221  14True
Info from Civil Society Organizations     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8222_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8222  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsSurvival     View document E           INT_CCPR_NGO_BWA_92_8214_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/NGO/BWA/92/8214  14True
List of delegation/participants     View document E           INT_CCPR_LOP_BWA_92_10945_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/LOP/BWA/92/10945  107True
Concluding observationsCCPR/C/BWA/CO/1  24 Apr 2008 View document       E S         BWACCPR/C/BWA/CO/1  5True
Follow-up State party's reportCCPR/C/BWA/CO/1/Add.1    View document       E           BWACCPR/C/BWA/CO/1/Add.1  46True
Follow-up letter sent to the State party  01 Nov 2011  View document E           INT_CCPR_FUL_BWA_12184_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/FUL/BWA/12184  114True
Follow-up letter sent to the State party  10 May 2011  View document E           INT_CCPR_FUL_BWA_12185_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/FUL/BWA/12185  114True
Follow-up letter sent to the State party  28 Sep 2010  View document E           INT_CCPR_FUL_BWA_12186_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/FUL/BWA/12186  114True
Follow-up letter sent to the State party  11 Dec 2009  View document E           INT_CCPR_FUL_BWA_12187_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/FUL/BWA/12187  114True
Follow-up letter sent to the State party  08 Sep 2009  View document E           INT_CCPR_FUL_BWA_12188_E.pdf     BWAINT/CCPR/FUL/BWA/12188  114True
Summary recordsCCPR/C/SR.2515  31 Mar 2008 View document       E SA R      BWACCPR/C/SR.2515  31True
Summary recordsCCPR/C/SR.2516  14 Apr 2008 View document       E SA R      BWACCPR/C/SR.2516  31True
Summary recordsCCPR/C/SR.2517  01 Apr 2008 View document       E  A R      BWACCPR/C/SR.2517  31True
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CEDAW - Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

CEDAWConvention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women 13 Aug 1996 (a)12 Sep 199613 Aug 1996  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
ExpandIV
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 01 Feb 2014                     BWAINT/CEDAW/INR/BWA/5918  29False
ExpandIII45 (2010)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCEDAW/C/BOT/312 Sep 200520 Oct 200821 Oct 2008 View document       E SACR      BWACEDAW/C/BOT/3  29True
List of issuesCEDAW/C/BOT/Q/3  13 Mar 2009 View document       E SACR      BWACEDAW/C/BOT/Q/3  18True
Reply to List of IssuesCEDAW/C/BOT/Q/3/Add.1  10 Nov 2009 View document       E SACR      BWACEDAW/C/BOT/Q/3/Add.1  22True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsBotswana Council of Non-governmental Organisations (BOCONGO)    View document E           INT_CEDAW_NGO_BWA_45_8212_E.pdf     BWAINT/CEDAW/NGO/BWA/45/8212  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsGlobal Initiative to End All Corporal Punishment of Children     View document E           INT_CEDAW_NGO_BWA_45_8213_E.pdf     BWAINT/CEDAW/NGO/BWA/45/8213  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsGlobal Initiative to End Corporal Punishment of Children     View document E           INT_CEDAW_NGO_BWA_45_8211_E.pdf     BWAINT/CEDAW/NGO/BWA/45/8211  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsInternational Baby Food Action Network - IBFAN and Geneva Infant Feeding Association - GIFA    View document E           INT_CEDAW_NGO_BWA_45_8209_E.pdf     BWAINT/CEDAW/NGO/BWA/45/8209  14True
Info from Civil Society OrganizationsInternational Disability Alliance (IDA)    View document E           INT_CEDAW_NGO_BWA_45_8210_E.pdf     BWAINT/CEDAW/NGO/BWA/45/8210  14True
Info from UN AgenciesCEDAW/C/2010/45/3/ADD.4  18 Dec 2009 View document       E           BWACEDAW/C/2010/45/3/ADD.4  24True
Concluding observationsCEDAW/C/BOT/CO/3  25 Mar 2010 View document       E SACR      BWACEDAW/C/BOT/CO/3  5True
Follow-up issues     View document                   BWAINT/CEDAW/FUI/BWA/13418http://uhri.ohchr.org/search/results?countries=04e1b227-9f16-431a-aa5c-4e0604660183&bodies=c8bdd184-e10d-499d-931a-145a90cf546f&rights=5d486a2b-dc2d-409a-b882-49eb256e38c5&BodyFilter=00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000&AnnotationTypeFilter=00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000&CountryFilter=00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000&resultsOrder=Date 117True
Follow-up State party's reportCEDAW/C/BOT/CO/3/Add.107 Feb 201211 Oct 201219 Oct 2012 View document       E           BWACEDAW/C/BOT/CO/3/Add.1  46True
Follow-up letter sent to the State partyLetter from the Rapporteur for Follow-up on Concluding Observations of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women.  19 Mar 200319 Mar 2013 View document E           INT_CEDAW_FUL_BWA_13420_E.pdf     BWAINT/CEDAW/FUL/BWA/13420  114True
Summary recordsCEDAW/C/SR.920  22 Apr 2010 View document       E           BWACEDAW/C/SR.920  31True
Summary recordsCEDAW/C/SR.921  07 Jul 2010 View document       E           BWACEDAW/C/SR.921  31True
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CERD - International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

CERDInternational Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination 20 Feb 1974 (a)22 Mar 197420 Feb 1974  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
ExpandXVII-XVIII
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 22 Mar 2009                     BWAINT/CERD/INR/BWA/6456  29False
ExpandXV-XVI68 (2006)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/495/Add.122 Mar 200523 Mar 200502 Sep 2005 View document       E S  R      BWACERD/C/495/Add.1  29True
Concluding observationsCERD/C/BWA/CO/16 04 Apr 200604 Apr 2006 View document       E S  R      BWACERD/C/BWA/CO/16  5True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1757                      BWACERD/C/SR.1757  31False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1749 09 Mar 200609 Mar 2006 View document       E S  R      BWACERD/C/SR.1749  31True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1750 28 Mar 200628 Mar 2006 View document       E S  R      BWACERD/C/SR.1750  31True
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/407/Add.122 Mar 198509 Mar 200208 May 2002 View document       E S  R      BWACERD/C/407/Add.1  29True
Concluding observationsA/57/18(SUPP) paras. 292-314  01 Jan 2002 View document       E SACR      BWAA/57/18(SUPP)  5True
Follow-up letter sent to the State party  10 Mar 200510 Mar 2005 View document E           INT_CERD_FUL_BWA_14456_E.pdf     BWAINT/CERD/FUL/BWA/14456  114True
Summary recordsCERD/C/61/SR.1544                      BWACERD/C/61/SR.1544  31False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1544  24 Feb 2003 View document            R      BWACERD/C/SR.1544  31True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1545 22 Aug 200222 Aug 2002 View document       E    R      BWACERD/C/SR.1545  31True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1551 10 Jun 200402 Sep 2002 View document       E S  R      BWACERD/C/SR.1551  31True
ExpandIII-V49 (1996)
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/105/Add.122 Mar 197929 Apr 1983                    BWACERD/C/105/Add.1  29False
Concluding observationsA/39/18 paras. 103-113                      BWAA/39/18  5False
Concluding observationsA/47/18(SUPP) paras. 267-274  05 May 1993 View document       E SACR      BWAA/47/18(SUPP)  5True
Concluding observationsA/51/18(SUPP) paras. 449-451  01 Jan 1996 View document       E SACR      BWAA/51/18(SUPP)  5True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.654                      BWACERD/C/SR.654  31False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1166  14 Aug 1996 View document       E S  R      BWACERD/C/SR.1166  31True
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/105/Add.122 Mar 197929 Apr 1983                    BWACERD/C/105/Add.1  29False
Concluding observationsA/39/18 paras. 103-113                      BWAA/39/18  5False
Concluding observationsA/47/18(SUPP) paras. 267-274  05 May 1993 View document       E SACR      BWAA/47/18(SUPP)  5True
Concluding observationsA/51/18(SUPP) paras. 449-451  01 Jan 1996 View document       E SACR      BWAA/51/18(SUPP)  5True
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.654                      BWACERD/C/SR.654  31False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.1166  14 Aug 1996 View document       E S  R      BWACERD/C/SR.1166  31True
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/R.97/Add.222 Mar 197726 Sep 1977                    BWACERD/C/R.97/Add.2  29False
Concluding observationsA/33/18 paras. 148-153                      BWAA/33/18  5False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.370  01 Jan 1978 View document       E S         BWACERD/C/SR.370  31True
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCERD/C/R.75/Add.222 Mar 197501 Aug 1975                    BWACERD/C/R.75/Add.2  29False
Concluding observationsA/10018 paras. 182-184                      BWAA/10018  5False
Summary recordsCERD/C/SR.258                      BWACERD/C/SR.258  31False
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CRC - Convention on the Rights of the Child

CRCConvention on the Rights of the Child 14 Mar 1995 (a)13 Apr 199514 Mar 1995  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 15 Apr 2007                     BWAINT/CRC/INR/BWA/6426  29False
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's reportCRC/C/51/Add.912 Apr 199710 Jan 200327 Feb 2004 View document       E S         BWACRC/C/51/Add.9  29True
List of issuesCRC/C/Q/BWA/1 11 Jun 2004  View document       E           BWACRC/C/Q/BWA/1  18True
Reply to List of IssuesCRC/C/RESP/66 16 Aug 2004  View document         S         BWACRC/C/RESP/66  22True
Statement     View document E           INT_CRC_STA_BWA_37_11186_E.pdf     BWAINT/CRC/STA/BWA/37/11186  109True
List of delegation/participants     View document E           INT_CRC_LOP_BWA_37_10752_E.pdf     BWAINT/CRC/LOP/BWA/37/10752  107True
Concluding observationsCRC/C/15/Add.242 03 Nov 200403 Nov 2004 View document       E S         BWACRC/C/15/Add.242  5True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.978 31 Jan 200531 Jan 2005 View document         S         BWACRC/C/SR.978  31True
Summary recordsCRC/C/SR.977 21 Sep 200421 Sep 2004 View document       E S         BWACRC/C/SR.977  31True
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CRC-OP-AC - Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict

CRC-OP-ACOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict24 Sep 200304 Oct 200404 Nov 2004  04 Oct 2004
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 04 Nov 2006                     BWAINT/CRC-OP-AC/INR/BWA/6762  29False
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CRC-OP-SC - Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography

CRC-OP-SCOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children child prostitution and child pornography 24 Sep 2003 (a)24 Oct 200324 Sep 2003  
 
 Reporting CycleSession (Year)
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Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
State party's report 24 Oct 2005                     BWAINT/CRC-OP-SC/INR/BWA/6812  29False


Acceptance of individual complaints procedures for Botswana
 TreatySignature DateRatification Date, Accession(a), Succession(d) DateDate of acceptance/non acceptance
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CEDAW-OP - Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

CEDAW-OPOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women 21 Feb 2007 (a)23 Mar 200721 Feb 2007  
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
N/A


Acceptance of the inquiry procedure for Botswana
 TreatyAcceptance of inquiry procedureDate of acceptance/non acceptance
Command item
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CAT, Art.20 - Inquiry procedure under the Convention against Torture

CAT, Art.20Inquiry procedure under the Convention against TortureYES08 Sep 2000
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
N/A
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CEDAW-OP, Art. 8-9 - Inquiry procedure under the Optional protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

CEDAW-OP, Art. 8-9Inquiry procedure under the Optional protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against WomenYES21 Feb 2007
 
Document typeSymbol/TitleDue dateSubmitted datePublication DateDownload
N/A





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