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IP-related Multilateral Treaties > Contracting Parties/Signatories > Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage (Total Contracting Parties : 191)

Contracting Parties/SignatoriesSignatureInstrumentIn ForceDetails
Afghanistan Ratification: March 20, 1979June 20, 1979 
Albania Ratification: July 10, 1989October 10, 1989 
Algeria Ratification: June 24, 1974December 17, 1975 
Andorra Acceptance: January 3, 1997April 3, 1997 
Angola Ratification: November 7, 1991February 7, 1992 
Antigua and Barbuda Acceptance: November 1, 1983February 1, 1984 
Argentina Acceptance: August 23, 1978November 23, 1978Details
Armenia Declaration / Notification of Succession: September 5, 1993September 23, 1991Details
Australia Ratification: August 22, 1974December 17, 1975 
Austria Ratification: December 18, 1992March 18, 1993 
Azerbaijan Ratification: December 16, 1993March 16, 1994 
Bahamas Ratification: May 15, 2014August 15, 2014 
Bahrain Ratification: May 28, 1991August 28, 1991 
Bangladesh Acceptance: August 3, 1983November 3, 1983 
Barbados Acceptance: April 9, 2002July 9, 2002 
Belarus Ratification: October 12, 1988January 12, 1989Details
Belgium Ratification: July 24, 1996October 24, 1996 
Belize Ratification: November 6, 1990February 6, 1991 
Benin Ratification: June 14, 1982September 14, 1982 
Bhutan Ratification: October 17, 2001January 17, 2002 
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Ratification: October 4, 1976January 4, 1977 
Bosnia and Herzegovina Declaration / Notification of Succession: July 12, 1993March 6, 1992Details
Botswana Acceptance: November 23, 1998February 23, 1999 
Brazil Acceptance: September 1, 1977December 1, 1977Details
Brunei Darussalam Ratification: August 12, 2011November 12, 2011 
Bulgaria Acceptance: March 7, 1974December 17, 1975Details
Burkina Faso Ratification: April 2, 1987July 2, 1987 
Burundi Ratification: May 19, 1982August 19, 1982 
Cabo Verde Acceptance: April 28, 1988July 28, 1988Details
Cambodia Acceptance: November 28, 1991February 28, 1992 
Cameroon Ratification: December 7, 1982March 7, 1983 
Canada Acceptance: July 23, 1976October 23, 1976 
Central African Republic Ratification: December 22, 1980March 22, 1981 
Chad Ratification: June 23, 1999September 23, 1999 
Chile Ratification: February 20, 1980May 20, 1980 
China Ratification: December 12, 1985March 12, 1986Details
Colombia Acceptance: May 24, 1983August 24, 1983 
Comoros Ratification: September 27, 2000December 27, 2000 
Congo Ratification: December 10, 1987March 10, 1988 
Cook Islands Acceptance: January 16, 2009April 16, 2009 
Costa Rica Ratification: August 23, 1977November 23, 1977 
Côte d'Ivoire Ratification: January 9, 1981April 9, 1981 
Croatia Declaration / Notification of Succession: July 6, 1992October 8, 1991Details
Cuba Ratification: March 24, 1981June 24, 1981 
Cyprus Acceptance: August 14, 1975December 17, 1975 
Czech Republic Declaration / Notification of Succession: March 26, 1993January 1, 1993Details
Democratic People's Republic of Korea Acceptance: July 21, 1998October 21, 1998 
Democratic Republic of the Congo Ratification: September 23, 1974December 17, 1975Details
Denmark Ratification: July 25, 1979October 25, 1979Details
Djibouti Ratification: August 30, 2007November 30, 2007 
Dominica Ratification: April 4, 1995July 4, 1995 
Dominican Republic Ratification: February 12, 1985May 12, 1985 
Ecuador Acceptance: June 16, 1975December 17, 1975 
Egypt Ratification: February 7, 1974December 17, 1975 
El Salvador Acceptance: October 8, 1991January 8, 1992 
Equatorial Guinea Ratification: March 10, 2010June 10, 2010 
Eritrea Acceptance: October 24, 2001January 24, 2002 
Estonia Ratification: October 27, 1995January 27, 1996 
Ethiopia Ratification: July 6, 1977October 6, 1977 
Fiji Ratification: November 21, 1990February 21, 1991 
Finland Ratification: March 4, 1987June 4, 1987 
France Acceptance: June 27, 1975December 17, 1975Details
Gabon Ratification: December 30, 1986March 30, 1987 
Gambia Ratification: July 1, 1987October 1, 1987 
Georgia Declaration / Notification of Succession: November 4, 1992April 9, 1991Details
Germany Ratification: August 23, 1976November 23, 1976Details
Ghana Ratification: July 4, 1975December 17, 1975 
Greece Ratification: July 17, 1981October 17, 1981 
Grenada Accession: August 13, 1998November 13, 1998 
Guatemala Acceptance: January 16, 1979April 16, 1979 
Guinea Ratification: March 18, 1979June 18, 1979 
Guinea-Bissau Ratification: January 28, 2006April 28, 2006 
Guyana Acceptance: June 20, 1977September 20, 1977 
Haiti Ratification: January 18, 1980April 18, 1980 
Holy See Accession: October 7, 1982January 7, 1983Details
Honduras Ratification: June 8, 1979September 8, 1979 
Hungary Acceptance: July 15, 1985October 15, 1985 
Iceland Ratification: December 19, 1995March 19, 1996 
India Ratification: November 14, 1977February 14, 1978 
Indonesia Acceptance: July 6, 1989October 6, 1989 
Iran (Islamic Republic of) Acceptance: February 26, 1975December 17, 1975 
Iraq Acceptance: March 5, 1974December 17, 1975Details
Ireland Ratification: September 16, 1991December 16, 1991 
Israel Acceptance: October 6, 1999January 6, 2000Details
Italy Ratification: June 23, 1978September 23, 1978 
Jamaica Accession: June 14, 1983September 14, 1983 
Japan Accession: June 30, 1992September 30, 1992 
Jordan Ratification: May 5, 1975December 17, 1975 
Kazakhstan Acceptance: April 29, 1994July 29, 1994 
Kenya Acceptance: June 5, 1991September 5, 1991 
Kiribati Acceptance: May 12, 2000August 12, 2000 
Kuwait Ratification: June 6, 2002September 6, 2002 
Kyrgyzstan Acceptance: July 3, 1995October 3, 1995 
Lao People's Democratic Republic Ratification: March 20, 1987June 20, 1987 
Latvia Acceptance: January 10, 1995April 10, 1995 
Lebanon Ratification: February 3, 1983May 3, 1983 
Lesotho Acceptance: November 25, 2003February 25, 2004 
Liberia Acceptance: March 28, 2002June 28, 2002 
Libya Ratification: October 13, 1978January 13, 1979 
Lithuania Acceptance: March 31, 1992June 30, 1992 
Luxembourg Ratification: September 28, 1983December 28, 1983 
Madagascar Ratification: July 19, 1983October 19, 1983 
Malawi Ratification: January 5, 1982April 5, 1982 
Malaysia Ratification: December 7, 1988March 7, 1989 
Maldives Acceptance: May 22, 1986August 22, 1986 
Mali Acceptance: April 5, 1977July 5, 1977 
Malta Acceptance: November 14, 1978February 14, 1979 
Marshall Islands Acceptance: April 24, 2002July 24, 2002 
Mauritania Ratification: March 2, 1981June 2, 1981 
Mauritius Ratification: September 19, 1995December 19, 1995 
Mexico Acceptance: February 23, 1984May 23, 1984 
Micronesia (Federated States of) Acceptance: July 22, 2002October 22, 2002 
Monaco Ratification: November 7, 1978February 7, 1979 
Mongolia Acceptance: February 2, 1990May 2, 1990 
Montenegro Declaration / Notification of Succession: April 26, 2007June 3, 2006Details
Morocco Ratification: October 28, 1975January 28, 1976 
Mozambique Ratification: November 27, 1982February 27, 1983 
Myanmar Acceptance: April 29, 1994July 29, 1994 
Namibia Acceptance: April 6, 2000July 6, 2000 
Nepal Acceptance: June 20, 1978September 20, 1978 
Netherlands Accession: August 26, 1992November 26, 1992Details
New Zealand Ratification: November 22, 1984February 22, 1985Details
Nicaragua Acceptance: December 17, 1979March 17, 1980 
Niger Acceptance: November 13, 1974December 17, 1975 
Nigeria Ratification: October 23, 1974December 17, 1975 
Niue Acceptance: January 23, 2001April 23, 2001 
Norway Ratification: May 12, 1977August 12, 1977Details
Oman Acceptance: October 6, 1981January 6, 1982Details
Pakistan Ratification: July 23, 1976October 23, 1976 
Palau Acceptance: June 11, 2002September 11, 2002 
Palestine Ratification: December 8, 2011March 8, 2012 
Panama Ratification: March 3, 1978June 3, 1978 
Papua New Guinea Acceptance: July 28, 1997October 28, 1997 
Paraguay Ratification: April 27, 1988July 27, 1988 
Peru Ratification: February 24, 1982May 24, 1982 
Philippines Ratification: September 19, 1985December 19, 1985 
Poland Ratification: June 29, 1976September 29, 1976 
Portugal Ratification: September 30, 1980December 30, 1980Details
Qatar Acceptance: September 12, 1984December 12, 1984 
Republic of Korea Acceptance: September 14, 1988December 14, 1988 
Republic of Moldova Ratification: September 23, 2002December 23, 2002Details
Romania Acceptance: May 16, 1990August 16, 1990 
Russian Federation Ratification: October 12, 1988January 12, 1989Details
Rwanda Acceptance: December 28, 2000March 28, 2001 
Saint Kitts and Nevis Acceptance: July 10, 1986October 10, 1986 
Saint Lucia Ratification: October 14, 1991January 14, 1992 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Ratification: February 3, 2003May 3, 2003 
Samoa Accession: August 28, 2001November 28, 2001 
San Marino Ratification: October 18, 1991January 18, 1992 
Sao Tome and Principe Ratification: July 25, 2006October 25, 2006 
Saudi Arabia Acceptance: August 7, 1978November 7, 1978 
Senegal Ratification: February 13, 1976May 13, 1976 
Serbia Declaration / Notification of Succession: September 11, 2001April 27, 1992Details
Seychelles Acceptance: April 9, 1980July 9, 1980 
Sierra Leone Ratification: January 7, 2005April 7, 2005 
Singapore Acceptance: June 19, 2012September 19, 2012 
Slovakia Declaration / Notification of Succession: March 31, 1993January 1, 1993Details
Slovenia Declaration / Notification of Succession: November 5, 1992June 25, 1991Details
Solomon Islands Accession: June 10, 1992September 10, 1992 
South Africa Ratification: July 10, 1997October 10, 1997Details
Spain Acceptance: May 4, 1982August 4, 1982 
Sri Lanka Acceptance: June 6, 1980September 6, 1980 
Sudan Ratification: June 6, 1974December 17, 1975 
Suriname Acceptance: October 23, 1997January 23, 1998 
Swaziland Ratification: November 30, 2005February 28, 2006 
Sweden Ratification: January 22, 1985April 22, 1985 
Switzerland Ratification: September 17, 1975December 17, 1975 
Syrian Arab Republic Acceptance: August 13, 1975December 17, 1975Details
Tajikistan Declaration / Notification of Succession: August 28, 1992September 9, 1991Details
Thailand Acceptance: September 17, 1987December 17, 1987 
the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Declaration / Notification of Succession: April 30, 1997November 17, 1991Details
Togo Acceptance: April 15, 1998July 15, 1998 
Tonga Acceptance: June 3, 2004September 3, 2004 
Trinidad and Tobago Ratification: February 16, 2005May 16, 2005 
Tunisia Ratification: March 10, 1975December 17, 1975 
Turkey Ratification: March 16, 1983June 16, 1983 
Turkmenistan Declaration / Notification of Succession: September 30, 1994October 27, 1991Details
Uganda Acceptance: November 20, 1987February 20, 1988 
Ukraine Ratification: October 12, 1988January 12, 1989Details
United Arab Emirates Accession: May 11, 2001August 11, 2001 
United Kingdom Ratification: May 29, 1984August 29, 1984Details
United Republic of Tanzania Ratification: August 2, 1977November 2, 1977 
United States of America Ratification: December 7, 1973December 17, 1975Details
Uruguay Acceptance: March 9, 1989June 9, 1989 
Uzbekistan Declaration / Notification of Succession: January 13, 1993September 1, 1991Details
Vanuatu Ratification: June 13, 2002September 13, 2002 
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Acceptance: October 30, 1990January 30, 1991 
Viet Nam Acceptance: October 19, 1987January 19, 1988 
Yemen Ratification: October 7, 1980January 7, 1981Details
Zambia Ratification: June 4, 1984September 4, 1984 
Zimbabwe Ratification: August 16, 1982November 16, 1982 

 

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