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CEDAW: Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (adopted on 18 December 1979). Relevant articles: 2, 4, 14 and 16.

Signed 17 July 1980.
Ratified 10 June 1985.

- Italy reserves the right to exercise, when depositing the instrument of ratification, the option provided for in article 19 of the Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties of 23 May 1969.

CEDAW-OP: Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (adopted on 6 October 1999).

Signed 10 December 1999.
Ratified 22 September 2000.

ICESCR: International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (adopted on 16 December 1966). Relevant articles: 2(2), 3 and 11(1).

Signed 18 January 1967.
Ratified 15 September 1978.

ICCPR: International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (adopted on 16 December 1966). Relevant articles: 2(1), 3, 14, 16 and 23(4).

Signed 18 January 1967.
Ratified 15 September 1978.

Other international regulations

ILO Convention No. 169
Not signed.

 

European Convention on Human Rights
Signed 5 November 1950.
Ratified 26 October 1955.

 

Declaration on Indigenous People
Voted in favour as member of the UN Assembly, 13 September 2007.

 

International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD)
Signed 13 March 1968.
Ratified 5 January 1976.

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