Constitution of the Association of African Trade Promotion Organizations

Date of Adoption: 
January 18, 1974
Date of last signature: 
May 20, 2013
Date entry into force: 
March 28, 2012
Table StatusList: 

No

Member State

Date of Signature

Date of Ratification

Date Deposited

1

Algeria

19/11/1975

24/03/1975

13/11/1975

2

Angola

-

-

-

3

Benin

13/11/2001

28/02/2012

28/03/2012

4

Botswana

-

-

-

5

Burkina Faso

18/01/1974

-

-

6

Burundi

23/03/1976

-

-

7

Cameroon

16/05/1977

-

-

8

Cape Verde

-

-

-

9

Central African Republic

28/02/1977

-

-

10

Chad

06/12/2004

-

-

11

Comoros

26/02/2004

-

-

12

Congo

16/03/2004

18/03/2013

20/05/2013

13

Côte d'Ivoire

27/02/2004

-

-

14

Democratic Republic of Congo

18/01/1974

-

-

15

Djibouti

15/11/2005

-

-

16

Egypt

18/01/1974

16/11/1974

08/01/1975

17

Equatorial Guinea

31/01/2011

-

-

18

Eritrea

-

-

-

19

Ethiopia

18/01/1974

05/02/1975

05/02/1975

20

Gabon

18/01/1974

-

-

21

Gambia

24/12/2003

-

-

22

Ghana

25/02/1974

12/08/1974

08/05/1978

23

Guinea

-

13/01/1982

08/02/1982

24

Guinea Bissau

27/01/2012

-

-

25

Kenya

18/01/1974

-

-

26

Lesotho

-

-

-

27

Liberia

29/01/1974

04/08/1982

29/12/1982

28

Libya

02/01/1976

-

-

29

Madagascar

02/07/2004

-

-

30

Malawi

-

-

-

31

Mali

26/02/1977

-

-

32

Mauritania

-

-

-

33

Mauritius

-

-

-

34

Mozambique

-

-

-

35

Namibia

-

-

-

36

Niger

04/06/1981

27/11/1978

27/12/1978

37

Nigeria

15/10/1974

11/01/1975

27/01/1975

38

Rwanda

18/01/1974

-

-

39

Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic

-

-

-

40

Sao Tome and Principe

01/02/2010

-

-

41

Senegal

06/10/1976

-

-

42

Seychelles

-

-

-

43

Sierra Leone

09/12/2003

-

-

44

Somalia

28/04/1977

-

-

45

South Africa

-

-

-

46

South Sudan

24/01/2013

-

-

47

Sudan

18/01/1974

28/10/1975

19/11/1975

48

Swaziland

18/01/1974

-

-

49

Tanzania

10/08/2009

-

-

50

Togo

18/01/1974

02/12/1977

12/01/1978

51

Tunisia

18/01/1974

08/12/1976

12/01/1977

52

Uganda

18/01/1974

-

-

53

Zambia

18/01/1974

04/04/1984

24/04/1984

54

Zimbabwe

-

-

-

Total Countries: 54

Signed: 39

Ratified : 14

Deposited : 14