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Status of Ratification of ILO Conventions on Children
Country Convention Concerning Minimum Age for Admission to Employment, 1976 (No 138) Convention Concerning the Prohibition and Immediate Action for the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour, 1999 (No 182) Domestic Workers Convention 2011 (No. 189) Convention Concerning Indigenous and Tribal Peoples in Independent Countries, 1989 (No 169)
Algeria 30/04/1984 9/2/2001
Angola 13/06/2001 13/06/2001 
Benin 11/6/2001 6/11/2001
Botswana 5/6/1997 3/1/2000
Burkina Faso 11/2/1999 25/07/2001 
Burundi 19/07/2000  11/6/2002
Cameroon 13/08/2001  5/6/2002
Cape Verde 7/2/2011 23/10/2001 
Central African Republic 28/06/2000 28/06/2000  30/08/2010
Chad 21/03/2005 6/11/2000
Comoros 17/03/2004  17/03/2004 
Congo Brazzaville 26/11/1999 23/08/2002
Cote d’Ivoire  7/2/2003 7/2/2003
Democratic Republic of Congo 20/06/2001  20/06/2001 
Djibouti 14/06/2005 28/02/2005
Egypt 9/6/1999 6/5/2002
Equatorial Guinea 12/6/1985 13/08/2001
Eritrea 22/02/2000 -
Ethiopia 27/05/1999 2/9/2003
Gabon 25/10/2010  28/03/2001 
The Gambia 4/9/2000 3/7/2001
Ghana 6/6/2011 13/06/2000
Guinea 6/6/2003 6/6/2003 25/04/2017
Guinea Bissau 5/3/2009 26/08/2008 
Kenya 9/4/1979 7/5/2001
Lesotho 14/06/2001  14/06/2001 
Liberia - 2/6/2003
Libya 19/06/1975 4/10/2000
Madagascar 31/05/2000  4/10/2001
Malawi 19/11/1999  19/11/1999 
Mali 11/3/2002 14/07/2000
Mauritania 3/12/2001 3/12/2001
Mauritius 30/07/1990 8/6/2000 13/09/2012
Morocco 6/1/2000 26/10/2001 
Mozambique 16/06/2003  16/06/2003
Namibia 15/11/2000 15/11/2000
Niger 4/12/1978 23/10/2000 
Nigeria 2/10/2002 2/10/2002
Rwanda 15/04/1981 23/05/2000
Sao Tome & Principe 4/5/2005 4/5/2005
Senegal 15/12/1999 1/6/2000
Seychelles 7/3/2000 28/09/1999 
Sierra Leone 10/6/2011 10/6/2011
Somalia 20/05/2014 20/03/2014
South Africa 30/03/2000 7/6/2000 26/06/2012
South Sudan 29/04/2012 29/04/2012
Sudan 7/3/2003 7/3/2003
Swaziland 23/10/2002 23/10/2002
Tanzania 16/03/1984  12/9/2001
Togo 19/10/1995  19/09/2000 
Tunisia 25/03/2003 28/02/2000
Uganda 3/5/1979 21/06/2001
Zambia 9/2/1976 10/12/2001
Zimbabwe 6/6/2000 11/12/2000

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