Disclaimer: The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.
PartySignatureRatificationStatusPartyFocal points
Albania18 Mar 19925 Jan 1994Ratification19 Apr 2000 
Armenia 21 Feb 1997Accession19 Apr 2000 
Austria18 Mar 19924 Aug 1999Ratification19 Apr 2000 
Azerbaijan 16 Jun 2004Accession14 Sep 2004 
Belarus 25 Jun 2003Accession23 Sep 2003 
Belgium18 Mar 19926 Apr 2006Ratification5 Jul 2006 
Bosnia and Herzegovina 20 Feb 2013Accession21 May 2013 
Bulgaria18 Mar 199212 May 1995Ratification19 Apr 2000 
Croatia 20 Jan 2000Accession19 Apr 2000 
Cyprus 31 Aug 2005Accession29 Nov 2005 
Czechia 12 Jun 2000Accession10 Sep 2000 
Denmark18 Mar 199228 Mar 2001Approval26 Jun 2001 
Estonia18 Mar 199217 May 2000Ratification15 Aug 2000 
European Union18 Mar 199224 Apr 1998Approval19 Apr 2000 
Finland18 Mar 199213 Sep 1999Acceptance19 Apr 2000 
France18 Mar 19923 Oct 2003Approval1 Jan 2004 
Germany18 Mar 19929 Sep 1998Ratification19 Apr 2000 
Greece18 Mar 199224 Feb 1998Ratification19 Apr 2000 
Hungary18 Mar 19922 Jun 1994Approval19 Apr 2000 
Italy18 Mar 19922 Jul 2002Ratification30 Sep 2002 
Kazakhstan 11 Jan 2001Accession11 Apr 2001 
Latvia18 Mar 199229 Jun 2004Ratification27 Sep 2004 
Lithuania18 Mar 19922 Nov 2000Ratification31 Jan 2001 
Luxembourg20 May 19928 Aug 1994Ratification19 Apr 2000 
Monaco 28 Aug 2001Accession26 Nov 2001 
Montenegro 19 May 2009Accession17 Aug 2009 
Netherlands18 Mar 19926 Nov 2006Acceptance4 Feb 2007 
Norway18 Sep 19921 Apr 1993Approval19 Apr 2000 
Poland18 Mar 19928 Sep 2003Ratification7 Dec 2003 
Portugal9 Jun 19922 Nov 2006Ratification31 Jan 2007 
Republic of Moldova 4 Jan 1994Accession19 Apr 2000 
Romania 22 May 2003Accession20 Aug 2003 
Russian Federation18 Mar 19921 Feb 1994Acceptance19 Apr 2000 
Serbia 31 Jul 2009Accession29 Oct 2009 
Slovakia 9 Sep 2003Accession8 Dec 2003 
Slovenia 13 May 2002Accession11 Aug 2002 
Spain18 Mar 199216 May 1997Ratification19 Apr 2000 
Sweden18 Mar 199222 Sep 1999Ratification19 Apr 2000 
Switzerland18 Mar 199221 May 1999Ratification19 Apr 2000 
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 2 Mar 2010Accession31 May 2010 
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland18 Mar 19925 Aug 2002Ratification3 Nov 2002 

Non-Parties

PartySignatureRatificationStatusPartyFocal points
Canada18 Mar 1992 Signatory19 Apr 2000 
United States of America18 Mar 1992 Signatory19 Apr 2000