Bhutan has signed/ratified the following human rights instruments
1 Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women Ratified--31-8-1981 2 Convention on the Rights of the Child Ratified--01-08-1990 3 International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination. Signed--26-03-1973 4
a. For the Amelioration of the condition of the Wounded and Sick in Armed Forces in the Field.
b. For the Amelioration of the condition of Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked Members of Armed Forces at Sea.
c. Relative to the treatment of Prisoners of War.
d. Relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in time of War.
- Bhutan is also a member of :
a. International Labour Organisation (ILO),
b. South Asain Association for Regional Co-operation (SAARC),
c. Non-alignment Movement (NAM).
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