NIGERIA

International

Convention on the Rights of the Child of 20 November 1989
Convention No. 138 of the ILO on the minimum age for admission to employment and work (1973)
Convention No. 182 of the ILO on the Worst Forms of Child Labor (1999)
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict of May 2000 (not ratified)
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography of May 2000
International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearances, December 2006 (not ratified)

 

Africain

African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights of June 1981
African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child of July 1990
Additional Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples ‘Rights on the Establishment of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights of June 1998

 

Espace CEDEAO

ECOWAS Convention A/P1/7/92 on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters
ECOWAS Convention A/P1/8/94 on Extradition
ECOWAS Protocol A/SP1/12/01 on Democracy and Good Governance supplementary to the Protocol relating to the mechanism for Conflict prevention, Management, Resolution, Peacekeeping and Security
ECOWAS Protocol A/P.3/5/82 relating to the definition of Community Citizen
ECOWAS Supplementary Protocol A/SP.2/5/90 on the Implementation of the Third phase (Right of establishment) of the Protocol on the Free Movement of Persons, Right of Residence and Establishment.
ECOWAS Protocol A/P.1/5/79 relating to Free Movement of Persons, Residence and Establishment.

 

Bilatéral / Multilatéral

Multilateral Cooperation Agreement to combat Child Trafficking in West Africa (CACCTWA)

 

National

Child Rights Act

National Child policy