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Membership

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  • Yes
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The FAO Conference approved the International Treaty on 3 November 2001 and remained open for signature until 4 November 2002.

In accordance with Article 28, the Treaty entered into force on the ninetieth day after the deposit of the fortieth instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession on 29 June 2004.

For additional information you can download in PDF the official list of Contracting Parties elaborated by the Legal Office of FAO.

A few Contracting Parties from Africa, Asia and Near East may be listed in different regional groups. The income classification has beeen elaborated with data from the World Bank and based on the 2014 gross national income (GNI) per capita.

Country FAO Region ITPGRFA Region Contracting Party Membership
1 Afghanistan Asia Asia Yes ACCESSION
2 Albania Europe Europe Yes ACCESSION
3 Algeria Africa Near East Yes ACCESSION
4 Andorra Europe Europe No
5 Angola Africa Africa Yes SIGNATURE
6 Antigua and Barbuda Latin America and the Caribbean Latin America and the Caribbean No
7 Argentina Latin America and the Caribbean Latin America and the Caribbean Yes SIGNATURE
8 Armenia Europe Europe Yes ACCESSION
9 Australia South West Pacific South West Pacific Yes SIGNATURE
10 Austria Europe Europe Yes SIGNATURE
11 Azerbaijan Europe Europe No
12 Bahamas Latin America and the Caribbean Latin America and the Caribbean No
13 Bahrain Near East Near East No
14 Bangladesh Asia Asia Yes SIGNATURE
15 Barbados Latin America and the Caribbean Latin America and the Caribbean No
16 Belarus Europe Europe No
17 Belgium Europe Europe Yes SIGNATURE
18 Belize Latin America and the Caribbean Latin America and the Caribbean No
19 Benin Africa Africa Yes ACCESSION
20 Bhutan Asia Asia Yes SIGNATURE
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