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IP-related Multilateral Treaties > Contracting Parties/Signatories > Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property (Total Contracting Parties : 127)

Contracting Parties/SignatoriesSignatureInstrumentIn ForceDetails
Afghanistan Acceptance: September 8, 2005December 8, 2005 
Albania Acceptance: June 13, 2002September 13, 2002 
Algeria Ratification: June 24, 1974September 24, 1974 
Angola Ratification: November 7, 1991February 7, 1992 
Argentina Ratification: January 11, 1973April 11, 1973 
Armenia Declaration / Notification of Succession: September 5, 1993September 23, 1991 
Australia Acceptance: October 30, 1989January 30, 1990Details
Azerbaijan Ratification: August 25, 1999November 25, 1999 
Bahamas Ratification: October 9, 1997January 9, 1998 
Bahrain Ratification: March 7, 2014June 7, 2014 
Bangladesh Ratification: December 9, 1987March 9, 1988 
Barbados Acceptance: April 10, 2002July 10, 2002 
Belarus Ratification: April 28, 1988July 28, 1988Details
Belgium Ratification: March 31, 2009June 30, 2009Details
Belize Ratification: January 26, 1990April 26, 1990 
Bhutan Ratification: September 26, 2002December 26, 2002 
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Ratification: October 4, 1976January 4, 1977 
Bosnia and Herzegovina Declaration / Notification of Succession: July 12, 1993March 6, 1992 
Brazil Ratification: February 16, 1973May 16, 1973 
Bulgaria Ratification: September 15, 1971April 24, 1972 
Burkina Faso Ratification: April 7, 1987July 7, 1987 
Cambodia Ratification: September 26, 1972December 26, 1972 
Cameroon Ratification: May 24, 1972August 24, 1972 
Canada Acceptance: March 28, 1978June 28, 1978 
Central African Republic Ratification: February 1, 1972May 1, 1972 
Chad Ratification: June 17, 2008September 17, 2008 
Chile Ratification: April 18, 2014July 18, 2014Details
China Acceptance: November 28, 1989February 28, 1990 
Colombia Acceptance: May 24, 1988August 24, 1988 
Costa Rica Ratification: March 6, 1996June 6, 1996 
Côte d'Ivoire Ratification: October 30, 1990January 30, 1991 
Croatia Declaration / Notification of Succession: July 6, 1992October 8, 1991 
Cuba Ratification: January 30, 1980April 30, 1980Details
Cyprus Ratification: October 19, 1979January 19, 1980 
Czech Republic Declaration / Notification of Succession: March 26, 1993January 1, 1993Details
Democratic People's Republic of Korea Ratification: May 13, 1983August 13, 1983 
Democratic Republic of the Congo Ratification: September 23, 1974December 23, 1974 
Denmark Ratification: March 26, 2003June 26, 2003Details
Dominican Republic Ratification: March 7, 1973June 7, 1973 
Ecuador Acceptance: March 24, 1971April 24, 1972 
Egypt Acceptance: April 5, 1973July 5, 1973 
El Salvador Ratification: February 20, 1978May 20, 1978 
Equatorial Guinea Ratification: June 17, 2010September 17, 2010 
Estonia Ratification: October 27, 1995January 27, 1996 
Finland Ratification: June 14, 1999September 14, 1999Details
France Ratification: January 7, 1997April 7, 1997Details
Gabon Acceptance: August 29, 2003November 29, 2003 
Georgia Declaration / Notification of Succession: November 4, 1992April 9, 1991 
Germany Ratification: November 30, 2007February 29, 2008 
Greece Ratification: June 5, 1981September 5, 1981 
Grenada Acceptance: September 10, 1992December 10, 1992 
Guatemala Ratification: January 14, 1985April 14, 1985Details
Guinea Ratification: March 18, 1979June 18, 1979 
Haiti Ratification: February 8, 2010May 8, 2010 
Honduras Ratification: March 19, 1979June 19, 1979 
Hungary Ratification: October 23, 1978January 23, 1979Details
Iceland Ratification: November 9, 2004February 9, 2005 
India Ratification: January 24, 1977April 24, 1977 
Iran (Islamic Republic of) Acceptance: January 27, 1975April 27, 1975 
Iraq Acceptance: February 12, 1973May 12, 1973 
Italy Ratification: October 2, 1978January 2, 1979 
Japan Acceptance: September 9, 2002December 9, 2002 
Jordan Ratification: March 15, 1974June 15, 1974 
Kazakhstan Ratification: February 9, 2012May 9, 2012 
Kuwait Acceptance: June 22, 1972September 22, 1972 
Kyrgyzstan Acceptance: July 3, 1995October 3, 1995 
Lebanon Ratification: August 25, 1992November 25, 1992 
Lesotho Ratification: July 17, 2013October 17, 2013 
Libya Ratification: January 9, 1973April 9, 1973 
Lithuania Ratification: July 27, 1998October 27, 1998 
Madagascar Ratification: June 21, 1989September 21, 1989 
Mali Ratification: April 6, 1987July 6, 1987 
Mauritania Ratification: April 27, 1977July 27, 1977 
Mauritius Acceptance: February 27, 1978May 27, 1978 
Mexico Acceptance: October 4, 1972January 4, 1973Details
Mongolia Acceptance: May 23, 1991August 23, 1991 
Montenegro Declaration / Notification of Succession: April 26, 2007June 3, 2006 
Morocco Ratification: February 3, 2003May 3, 2003 
Myanmar Ratification: September 5, 2013December 5, 2013 
Nepal Ratification: June 23, 1976September 23, 1976 
Netherlands Acceptance: July 17, 2009October 17, 2009 
New Zealand Acceptance: February 1, 2007May 1, 2007Details
Nicaragua Ratification: April 19, 1977July 19, 1977 
Niger Ratification: October 16, 1972January 16, 1973 
Nigeria Ratification: January 24, 1972April 24, 1972 
Norway Ratification: February 16, 2007May 16, 2007Details
Oman Acceptance: June 2, 1978September 2, 1978 
Pakistan Ratification: April 30, 1981July 30, 1981 
Palestine Ratification: March 22, 2012June 22, 2012 
Panama Acceptance: August 13, 1973November 13, 1973 
Paraguay Ratification: November 9, 2004February 9, 2005 
Peru Acceptance: October 24, 1979January 24, 1980 
Poland Ratification: January 31, 1974April 30, 1974 
Portugal Ratification: December 9, 1985March 9, 1986 
Qatar Acceptance: April 20, 1977July 20, 1977 
Republic of Korea Acceptance: February 14, 1983May 14, 1983 
Republic of Moldova Ratification: September 14, 2007December 14, 2007Details
Romania Acceptance: December 6, 1993March 6, 1994 
Russian Federation Ratification: April 28, 1988July 28, 1988Details
Rwanda Ratification: September 25, 2001December 25, 2001 
Saudi Arabia Acceptance: September 8, 1976December 8, 1976 
Senegal Ratification: December 9, 1984March 9, 1985 
Serbia Declaration / Notification of Succession: September 11, 2001April 27, 1992 
Seychelles Ratification: May 28, 2004August 28, 2004 
Slovakia Declaration / Notification of Succession: March 31, 1993January 1, 1993Details
Slovenia Declaration / Notification of Succession: November 5, 1992June 26, 1991 
South Africa Acceptance: December 18, 2003March 18, 2004 
Spain Ratification: January 10, 1986April 10, 1986 
Sri Lanka Acceptance: April 7, 1981July 7, 1981 
Swaziland Acceptance: October 30, 2012January 30, 2013 
Sweden Ratification: January 13, 2003April 13, 2003Details
Switzerland Acceptance: October 3, 2003January 3, 2004 
Syrian Arab Republic Acceptance: February 21, 1975May 21, 1975 
Tajikistan Ratification: August 28, 1992November 28, 1992 
the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Declaration / Notification of Succession: April 30, 1997November 17, 1991 
Tunisia Acceptance: March 10, 1975June 10, 1975 
Turkey Ratification: April 21, 1981July 21, 1981 
Ukraine Acceptance: April 28, 1988July 28, 1988Details
United Kingdom Acceptance: August 1, 2002November 1, 2002Details
United Republic of Tanzania Ratification: August 2, 1977November 2, 1977 
United States of America Acceptance: September 2, 1983December 2, 1983Details
Uruguay Ratification: August 9, 1977November 9, 1977 
Uzbekistan Ratification: March 15, 1996June 15, 1996 
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Acceptance: March 21, 2005June 21, 2005 
Viet Nam Acceptance: September 20, 2005December 20, 2005 
Zambia Ratification: June 21, 1985September 21, 1985 
Zimbabwe Acceptance: May 30, 2006August 30, 2006 

 

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