Palau

Human Rights Status

palauflagConvention

ICCPR
Date of signature/ratification 389
Signed 20 September 2011

ICESCR
Date of signature/ratification 389
Signed 20 September 2011

CEDAW
Date of signature/ratification 389
Signed 20 September 2011

CRC
Date of signature/ratification 389
Ratified 4 August 1995
latest report submitted 1998
reporting status as of October 2011
2nd periodic report overdue since
2 September 2002

CERD

Date of signature/ratification

Signed 20 September 2011

CAT
Date of signature/ratification 
Signed 20 September 2011
Convention

CRPD
Date of signature/ratification 
Signed 20 September 2011
Convention

CMW
Date of signature/ratification 
Signed 20 September 2011
Convention

CED
Date of signature/ratification
Signed 20 September 2011

Source: http://pacific.ohchr.org/docs/HR_Pacific_v7_July_25.pdf

RRRT in Palau

RRRT is currently supporting the country in the following area;

  • Inclusion of participants into regional training for lawyers, MPs, civil society and judicial officers
  • Provision of national level training on human rights ratification and reporting to NGOs and Government as well as on UPR reporting

Past support included;

  • Support to CEDAW and CRPD ratification
  • The HIV, Ethics and Human Rights review in Palau, 2009

For further information about RRRT's achievements in the region, visit Our Achievements page.



SPC’s Regional Rights Resource Team receives core funding from the Australian Government and additional project support from the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Pacific Leadership Programme (PLP), European Union (EU) and the German Development Bank (KfW).