CEDEAO

Protocoles:

  1. Protocol Relating to the Mechanism for Conflict Prevention, Management, Resolution, Peace-keeping and Security, 1999
  2. ECOWAS Protocol A/SP1/12/01 on Democracy and Good Governance.
  3. ECOWAS Protocol A/P.3/5/82 relating to the definition of Community Citizen, 1982
  4. ECOWAS Protocol A/P.1/5/79 relating to Free Movement of Persons, Residence and Establishment, 1979.
  5. The ECOWAS General Convention on Social Security, 2012
  6. ECOWAS Common Approach on Migration, 2008
  7. ECOWAS Convention on Mutual Assistance in Legal Matters, 1992
  8. ECOWAS Convention on Extradition, 1994
  9. ECOWAS/ECCAS Convention to Combat Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children, 2006

Documents de politique

ECOWAS Child Policy, 2009;

ECOWAS Gender Policy, 2004;

ECOWAS Labour and Employment Policy, 2009;

ECOWAS Disaster risk reduction Policy, 2008;

ECOWAS Humanitarian Policy, 2012;

ECOWAS Security Sector Reforms Policy; Regional Policy on Protection and Assistance to Victims of Trafficking in Persons in West Africa, 2009

Plan d’Action et Autres Documents Stratégiques:

  1. ECOWAS Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons especially Women and Children, 2001 extended to 2007, and later reviewed and extended to 2011.
  2. Strategic Plan of Action for the Combat of Trafficking in Persons in West Africa for 2010-2013
  3. ECOWAS Regional Action Plan for the Elimination of Child Labour, especially the Worst Forms, 2012.
  4. ECOWAS Guidelines on Protection, Assistance and Support to Witnesses
  5. Multilateral Cooperation Agreement on the fight against child trafficking in West Africa, 2005 signed in Abidjan by 14 States.
  6. Joint ECCAS/ECOWAS Plan of Action against Trafficking in Persons, especially women and children in West and Central Africa, 2006
  7. Multilateral Cooperation Agreement to Combat Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children, in West and Central Africa, 2006. [signed by all 26 ECOWAS and ECCAS countries]
  8. ECOWAS Support Procedures and Standards for the Protection and Reintegration of Vulnerable Children on the Move and Young Migrants, 2015
  9. Declaration of the Decade of a Culture of the Rights of the Child in West Africa (2001 – 2010)

Instruments bi et Multilatéraux

  • Agreement against Child Cross-Border Trafficking between Côte d’Ivoire and Mali (2000)
  • Agreement on Trafficking between Mali and Senegal (2004)
  • Multilateral Cooperation Agreement to Combat Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children in West and Central Africa (2006)
  • Agreement on the Fight against Child Trafficking between Benin and Democratic Republic of Congo (2011)
  • Agreement against Child Cross-Border Trafficking between Burkina Faso and Mali (2011)
  • Agreement against Child Cross-Border Trafficking between Burkina Faso and Côte d’Ivoire (2013)
  • Agreement between Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana to Combat the Trafficking of Children and the Worst Forms of Child Labour (2016)
  • Bilateral Agreement for Protection of Children on the Move between Mali and Guinea (ongoing)