American Convention on Human Rights, 'Pact Of San Jose, Costa Rica', 1969
Ratification, 5 November 1981

Inter-American Convention on the Prevention, Punishment and Eradication of Violence against Women, 'Convention of Belem do Para', 1994
Ratification, 8 February 1995

Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of Crimes against Internationally Protected Persons including Diplomatic Agents, 1973
Accession, October 26, 1979

Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, 1948
Accession, November 8, 1980

International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, 1966
Accession 8 November 1972

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, 1966
Accession, 5 January 1973

Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, 1966
Accession, 5 January 1973

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, 1966
Accession, 5 January 1973

Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, 1979
Ratification, 16 October 1980

Convention on the Political Rights of Women, 1953
Accession, January 12, 1973

Convention on the Nationality of Married Women, 1957
Accession, October 26, 1979

Convention on the Rights of the Child, 1989
Ratification, 9 October 1990

International Convention on the Suppression and Punishment of the Crime of Apartheid, 1973
Accession, 7 February 1979

International Convention against Apartheid in Sports, 1985
Ratification, 2 October 1986