Treaties and Protocols

Title Date
Protocol on Gender and Development 17 August 2008
Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Annex to the SADC Protocol on Trade 12 July 2008
Protocol on the Statute of the African Court of Justice and Human Rights 1 July 2008
African Charter on Democracy, Elections and Governance 30 January 2007
Protocol on Finance and Investment 18 August 2006
Charte Africaine de la Jeunesse 2 July 2006
African Youth Charter 2 July 2006
Charter for African Cultural Renaissance 24 January 2006
Charte de la Renaissance Culturelle Africaine 24 January 2006
Protocol on the Facilitation of Movement of Persons 18 August 2005
Protocol to the OAU Convention on the Prevention and Combating of Terrorism 8 July 2004
Convention Africain sur la Conservation de la Nature et des Ressources Naturelles 11 July 2003
African Union Convention on Preventing and Combating Corruption 11 July 2003
Protocol on the Amendments to the Constitutive Act of the African Union 11 July 2003
Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa 11 July 2003
Revised African Convention on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources 11 July 2003
Convention Africain sur la Conservation de la Nature et des Ressources Naturelles 11 July 2003
Protocol of the Court of Justice of the African Union 11 July 2003
Revised African Convention on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources 11 July 2003
Protocole à la Charte Africaine des Droits de l'Homme et des Peuples, Relatif aux Droits de la Femme en Afrique 11 July 2003
Protocol on Forestry 3 October 2002
Protocol on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters 3 October 2002
Protocol Relating to the Establishment of the Peace and Security Council of the African Union 9 July 2002
Protocol on Democracy and Good Governance 21 December 2001
Protocol on the Control of Firearms, Ammunition and Other Related Materials in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Region 14 August 2001
Protocol on Fisheries 14 August 2001
Protocol on Culture, Information and Sport 14 August 2001
Protocol on Politics, Defence and Security Co-operation 14 August 2001
Convention of the African Energy Commission 11 July 2001
Protocol to the Treaty Establishing the African Economic Community Relating to the Pan-African Parliament 2 March 2001
Protocole au Traite Instituant la Communauté Économique Africane, Relatif au Parlement Panafricain 2 March 2001
Revised Protocol on Shared Watercourses in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) 7 August 2000
Protocol on Legal Affairs in the Southern African Development Community 7 August 2000
Protocol on Wildlife Conservation and Law Enforcement 18 August 1999
Protocol on Health in the Southern African Development Community 18 August 1999
OAU Convention on the Prevention and Combating of Terrorism 1 July 1999
Convention de l’OUA sur la Prévention et la Lutte Contre le Terrorisme 1 July 1999
Protocol on the Development of Tourism in the Southern African Development Community 14 September 1998
Protocole Relatif à la Charte Africaine des Droits de l’Homme et des Peuples Portant Création d'une Cour Africaine des Droits de l'Homme et des Peuples 10 June 1998
Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights on the Establishment of an African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights 10 June 1998
Protocol on Mining in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) 8 September 1997
Protocol on Education and Training in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) 8 September 1997
Protocol on Transport, Communications and Meteorology 24 August 1996
Protocol on Combating Illicit Drug Trafficking in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Region 24 August 1996
African Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone Treaty (Pelindaba Treaty) 11 April 1996
African Maritime Transport Charter 11 June 1994
Protocol to the Treaty Establishing the Southern African Development Community on Immunities and Privileges 17 August 1992
Declaration of the Southern African Development Community 17 August 1992
Treaty Establishing the African Economic Community 3 June 1991
Convention de Bamako sur l'Interdiction d'Importer en Afriques des Déchets Dangereux et sur le Controle des Mouvements Transfrontières et la Gestion des Déchets Dangereux Produits en Afrique 30 January 1991