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Canada is:

  • OSCE Participating State since 25 June 1973
  • Member State of the United Nations since 9 November 1945
  • Observer to the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe since 29 May 1996
  • Observer to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe since 28 May 1997

Status of Ratification of the Main International Human Rights Treaties, Conventions and other instruments

UN Convention against Corruption (2003)02 October 2007
Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, aiming at the Abolition of the Death Penalty (1991)25 November 2005
UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (2003)13 May 2002

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