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IP-related Multilateral Treaties > Contracting Parties/Signatories > Convention on Biological Diversity (Total Contracting Parties : 194)

Contracting Parties/SignatoriesSignatureInstrumentIn ForceDetails
AfghanistanJune 12, 1992Ratification: September 19, 2002December 18, 2002 
Albania Accession: January 5, 1994April 5, 1994 
AlgeriaJune 13, 1992Ratification: August 14, 1995November 12, 1995 
AngolaJune 12, 1992Ratification: April 1, 1998June 30, 1998 
Antigua and BarbudaJune 5, 1992Ratification: March 9, 1993December 29, 1993 
ArgentinaJune 12, 1992Ratification: November 22, 1994February 19, 1995Details
ArmeniaJune 13, 1992Acceptance: May 14, 1993December 29, 1993 
AustraliaJune 5, 1992Ratification: June 18, 1993December 29, 1993 
AustriaJune 13, 1992Ratification: August 18, 1994November 16, 1994Details
AzerbaijanJune 12, 1992Approval: August 3, 2000November 1, 2000 
BahamasJune 12, 1992Ratification: September 2, 1993December 29, 1993 
BahrainJune 9, 1992Ratification: August 30, 1996November 28, 1996 
BangladeshJune 5, 1992Ratification: May 3, 1994August 1, 1994 
BarbadosJune 12, 1992Ratification: December 10, 1993March 10, 1994 
BelarusJune 11, 1992Ratification: September 8, 1993December 29, 1993 
BelgiumJune 5, 1992Ratification: November 22, 1996February 20, 1997 
BelizeJune 13, 1992Ratification: December 30, 1993March 30, 1994 
BeninJune 13, 1992Ratification: June 30, 1994September 28, 1994 
BhutanJune 11, 1992Ratification: August 25, 1995November 23, 1995 
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)June 13, 1992Ratification: October 3, 1994January 1, 1995 
Bosnia and Herzegovina Accession: August 26, 2002November 24, 2002 
BotswanaJune 8, 1992Ratification: October 12, 1995January 10, 1996 
BrazilJune 5, 1992Ratification: February 28, 1994May 29, 1994 
Brunei Darussalam Accession: April 28, 2008July 27, 2008 
BulgariaJune 12, 1992Ratification: April 17, 1996July 16, 1996 
Burkina FasoJune 12, 1992Ratification: September 2, 1993December 29, 1993 
BurundiJune 11, 1992Ratification: April 15, 1997July 14, 1997 
Cabo VerdeJune 12, 1992Ratification: March 29, 1995June 27, 1995 
Cambodia Accession: February 9, 1995May 10, 1995 
CameroonJune 14, 1992Ratification: October 19, 1994January 17, 1995 
CanadaJune 11, 1992Ratification: December 4, 1992December 29, 1993 
Central African RepublicJune 13, 1992Ratification: March 15, 1995June 13, 1995 
ChadJune 12, 1992Ratification: June 7, 1994September 5, 1994 
ChileJune 13, 1992Ratification: September 9, 1994December 8, 1994Details
ChinaJune 11, 1992Ratification: January 5, 1993December 29, 1993Details
ColombiaJune 12, 1992Ratification: November 28, 1994February 26, 1995 
ComorosJune 11, 1992Ratification: September 29, 1994December 28, 1994 
CongoJune 11, 1992Ratification: August 1, 1996October 30, 1996 
Cook IslandsJune 12, 1992Ratification: April 20, 1993December 29, 1993 
Costa RicaJune 13, 1992Ratification: August 26, 1994November 24, 1994 
Côte d'IvoireJune 10, 1992Ratification: November 29, 1994February 27, 1995 
CroatiaJune 11, 1992Ratification: October 7, 1996January 5, 1997 
CubaJune 12, 1992Ratification: March 8, 1994June 6, 1994Details
CyprusJune 12, 1992Ratification: July 10, 1996October 8, 1996 
Czech RepublicJune 4, 1993Approval: December 3, 1993March 3, 1994 
Democratic People's Republic of KoreaJune 11, 1992Approval: October 26, 1994January 24, 1995 
Democratic Republic of the CongoJune 11, 1992Ratification: December 3, 1994March 3, 1995 
DenmarkJune 12, 1992Ratification: December 21, 1993March 21, 1994 
DjiboutiJune 13, 1992Ratification: September 1, 1994November 30, 1994 
Dominica Accession: April 6, 1994July 5, 1994 
Dominican RepublicJune 13, 1992Ratification: November 25, 1996February 23, 1997 
EcuadorJune 9, 1992Ratification: February 23, 1993December 29, 1993 
EgyptJune 9, 1992Ratification: June 2, 1994August 31, 1994 
El SalvadorJune 13, 1992Ratification: September 8, 1994December 7, 1994 
Equatorial Guinea Accession: December 6, 1994March 6, 1995 
Eritrea Accession: March 21, 1996June 19, 1996 
EstoniaJune 12, 1992Ratification: July 27, 1994October 25, 1994 
EthiopiaJune 10, 1992Ratification: April 5, 1994July 4, 1994 
European Union (EU)June 13, 1992Approval: December 21, 1993March 21, 1994Details
FijiOctober 9, 1992Ratification: February 25, 1993December 29, 1993 
FinlandJune 5, 1992Acceptance: July 27, 1994October 25, 1994 
FranceJune 13, 1992Ratification: July 1, 1994September 29, 1994Details
GabonJune 12, 1992Ratification: March 14, 1997June 12, 1997 
GambiaJune 12, 1992Ratification: June 10, 1994September 8, 1994 
Georgia Accession: June 2, 1994August 31, 1994Details
GermanyJune 12, 1992Ratification: December 21, 1993March 21, 1994 
GhanaJune 12, 1992Ratification: August 29, 1994November 27, 1994 
GreeceJune 12, 1992Ratification: August 4, 1994November 2, 1994 
GrenadaDecember 3, 1992Ratification: August 11, 1994November 9, 1994 
GuatemalaJune 13, 1992Ratification: July 10, 1995October 8, 1995 
GuineaJune 12, 1992Ratification: May 7, 1993December 29, 1993 
Guinea-BissauJune 12, 1992Ratification: October 27, 1995January 25, 1996 
GuyanaJune 13, 1992Ratification: August 29, 1994November 27, 1994 
HaitiJune 13, 1992Ratification: September 25, 1996December 24, 1996 
HondurasJune 13, 1992Ratification: July 31, 1995October 29, 1995 
HungaryJune 13, 1992Ratification: February 24, 1994May 25, 1994 
IcelandJune 10, 1992Ratification: September 12, 1994December 11, 1994 
IndiaJune 5, 1992Ratification: February 18, 1994May 19, 1994 
IndonesiaJune 5, 1992Ratification: August 23, 1994November 21, 1994 
Iran (Islamic Republic of)June 14, 1992Ratification: August 6, 1996November 4, 1996 
Iraq Accession: July 28, 2009October 26, 2009 
IrelandJune 13, 1992Ratification: March 22, 1996June 20, 1996Details
IsraelJune 11, 1992Ratification: August 7, 1995November 5, 1995 
ItalyJune 5, 1992Ratification: April 15, 1994July 14, 1994Details
JamaicaJune 11, 1992Ratification: January 6, 1995April 6, 1995 
JapanJune 13, 1992Acceptance: May 28, 1993December 29, 1993 
JordanJune 11, 1992Ratification: November 12, 1993February 10, 1994 
KazakhstanJune 9, 1992Ratification: September 6, 1994December 5, 1994 
KenyaJune 11, 1992Ratification: July 26, 1994October 24, 1994 
Kiribati Accession: August 16, 1994November 14, 1994 
KuwaitJune 9, 1992Ratification: August 2, 2002October 31, 2002 
Kyrgyzstan Accession: August 6, 1996November 4, 1996 
Lao People's Democratic Republic Accession: September 20, 1996December 19, 1996 
LatviaJune 11, 1992Ratification: December 14, 1995March 13, 1996Details
LebanonJune 12, 1992Ratification: December 15, 1994March 15, 1995 
LesothoJune 11, 1992Ratification: January 10, 1995April 10, 1995 
LiberiaJune 12, 1992Ratification: November 8, 2000February 6, 2001 
LibyaJune 29, 1992Ratification: July 12, 2001October 10, 2001 
LiechtensteinJune 5, 1992Ratification: November 19, 1997February 17, 1998Details
LithuaniaJune 11, 1992Ratification: February 1, 1996May 1, 1996 
LuxembourgJune 9, 1992Ratification: May 9, 1994August 7, 1994 
MadagascarJune 8, 1992Ratification: March 4, 1996June 2, 1996 
MalawiJune 10, 1992Ratification: February 2, 1994May 3, 1994 
MalaysiaJune 12, 1992Ratification: June 24, 1994September 22, 1994 
MaldivesJune 12, 1992Ratification: November 9, 1992December 29, 1993 
MaliSeptember 30, 1992Ratification: March 29, 1995June 27, 1995 
MaltaJune 12, 1992Ratification: December 29, 2000March 29, 2001 
Marshall IslandsJune 12, 1992Ratification: October 8, 1992December 29, 1993 
MauritaniaJune 12, 1992Ratification: August 16, 1996November 14, 1996 
MauritiusJune 10, 1992Ratification: September 4, 1992December 29, 1993 
MexicoJune 13, 1992Ratification: March 11, 1993December 29, 1993 
Micronesia (Federated States of)June 12, 1992Ratification: June 20, 1994September 18, 1994 
MonacoJune 11, 1992Ratification: November 20, 1992December 29, 1993 
MongoliaJune 12, 1992Ratification: September 30, 1993December 29, 1993 
Montenegro Declaration / Notification of Succession: October 23, 2006June 3, 2006 
MoroccoJune 13, 1992Ratification: August 21, 1995November 19, 1995 
MozambiqueJune 12, 1992Ratification: August 25, 1995November 23, 1995 
MyanmarJune 11, 1992Ratification: November 25, 1994February 23, 1995 
NamibiaJune 12, 1992Ratification: May 16, 1997August 14, 1997 
NauruJune 5, 1992Ratification: November 11, 1993February 9, 1994 
NepalJune 12, 1992Ratification: November 23, 1993February 21, 1994 
NetherlandsJune 5, 1992Acceptance: July 12, 1994October 10, 1994Details
New ZealandJune 12, 1992Ratification: September 16, 1993December 29, 1993 
NicaraguaJune 13, 1992Ratification: November 20, 1995February 18, 1996 
NigerJune 11, 1992Ratification: July 25, 1995October 23, 1995 
NigeriaJune 13, 1992Ratification: August 29, 1994November 27, 1994 
Niue Accession: February 28, 1996May 28, 1996 
NorwayJune 9, 1992Ratification: July 9, 1993December 29, 1993 
OmanJune 10, 1992Ratification: February 8, 1995May 9, 1995 
PakistanJune 5, 1992Ratification: July 26, 1994October 24, 1994 
Palau Accession: January 6, 1999April 6, 1999 
PanamaJune 13, 1992Ratification: January 17, 1995April 17, 1995 
Papua New GuineaJune 13, 1992Ratification: March 16, 1993December 29, 1993Details
ParaguayJune 12, 1992Ratification: February 24, 1994May 25, 1994 
PeruJune 12, 1992Ratification: June 7, 1993December 29, 1993 
PhilippinesJune 12, 1992Ratification: October 8, 1993January 6, 1994 
PolandJune 5, 1992Ratification: January 18, 1996April 17, 1996 
PortugalJune 13, 1992Ratification: December 21, 1993March 21, 1994Details
QatarJune 11, 1992Ratification: August 21, 1996November 19, 1996 
Republic of KoreaJune 13, 1992Ratification: October 3, 1994January 1, 1995 
Republic of MoldovaJune 5, 1992Ratification: October 20, 1995January 18, 1996 
RomaniaJune 5, 1992Ratification: August 17, 1994November 15, 1994 
Russian FederationJune 13, 1992Ratification: April 5, 1995July 4, 1995 
RwandaJune 10, 1992Ratification: May 29, 1996August 27, 1996 
Saint Kitts and NevisJune 12, 1992Ratification: January 7, 1993December 29, 1993 
Saint Lucia Accession: July 28, 1993December 29, 1993 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Accession: June 3, 1996September 1, 1996 
SamoaJune 12, 1992Ratification: February 9, 1994May 10, 1994 
San MarinoJune 10, 1992Ratification: October 28, 1994January 26, 1995 
Sao Tome and PrincipeJune 12, 1992Ratification: September 29, 1999December 28, 1999 
Saudi Arabia Accession: October 3, 2001January 1, 2002 
SenegalJune 13, 1992Ratification: October 17, 1994January 15, 1995 
SerbiaJune 8, 1992Ratification: March 1, 2002May 30, 2002 
SeychellesJune 10, 1992Ratification: September 22, 1992December 29, 1993 
Sierra Leone Accession: December 12, 1994March 12, 1995 
SingaporeMarch 10, 1993Ratification: December 21, 1995March 20, 1996 
SlovakiaMay 19, 1993Approval: August 25, 1994November 23, 1994 
SloveniaJune 13, 1992Ratification: July 9, 1996October 7, 1996 
Solomon IslandsJune 13, 1992Ratification: October 3, 1995January 1, 1996 
Somalia Accession: September 11, 2009December 10, 2009 
South AfricaJune 4, 1993Ratification: November 2, 1995January 31, 1996 
South Sudan Accession: February 17, 2014May 18, 2014 
SpainJune 13, 1992Ratification: December 21, 1993March 21, 1994Details
Sri LankaJune 10, 1992Ratification: March 23, 1994June 21, 1994 
SudanJune 9, 1992Ratification: October 30, 1995January 28, 1996Details
SurinameJune 13, 1992Ratification: January 12, 1996April 11, 1996 
SwazilandJune 12, 1992Ratification: November 9, 1994February 7, 1995 
SwedenJune 8, 1992Ratification: December 16, 1993March 16, 1994 
SwitzerlandJune 12, 1992Ratification: November 21, 1994February 19, 1995Details
Syrian Arab RepublicMay 3, 1993Ratification: January 4, 1996April 3, 1996Details
Tajikistan Accession: October 29, 1997January 27, 1998 
ThailandJune 12, 1992Ratification: October 31, 2003January 29, 2004 
the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Accession: December 2, 1997March 2, 1998 
Timor-Leste Accession: October 10, 2006January 8, 2007 
TogoJune 12, 1992Acceptance: October 4, 1995January 2, 1996 
Tonga Accession: May 19, 1998August 17, 1998 
Trinidad and TobagoJune 11, 1992Ratification: August 1, 1996October 30, 1996 
TunisiaJune 13, 1992Ratification: July 15, 1993December 29, 1993 
TurkeyJune 11, 1992Ratification: February 14, 1997May 15, 1997 
Turkmenistan Accession: September 18, 1996December 17, 1996 
TuvaluJune 8, 1992Ratification: December 20, 2002March 20, 2003 
UgandaJune 12, 1992Ratification: September 8, 1993December 29, 1993 
UkraineJune 11, 1992Ratification: February 7, 1995May 8, 1995 
United Arab EmiratesJune 11, 1992Ratification: February 10, 2000May 10, 2000 
United KingdomJune 12, 1992Ratification: June 3, 1994September 1, 1994Details
United Republic of TanzaniaJune 12, 1992Ratification: March 8, 1996June 6, 1996 
United States of AmericaJune 4, 1993   
UruguayJune 9, 1992Ratification: November 5, 1993February 3, 1994 
Uzbekistan Accession: July 19, 1995October 17, 1995 
VanuatuJune 9, 1992Ratification: March 25, 1993December 29, 1993 
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)June 12, 1992Ratification: September 13, 1994December 12, 1994 
Viet NamMay 28, 1993Ratification: November 16, 1994February 14, 1995 
YemenJune 12, 1992Ratification: February 21, 1996May 21, 1996 
ZambiaJune 11, 1992Ratification: May 28, 1993December 29, 1993 
ZimbabweJune 12, 1992Ratification: November 11, 1994February 9, 1995 

 

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