Conventions and Treaties


South Asian Association For Regional Cooperation (SAARC)

Note: An asterisk indicates that a treaty has either expired, been terminated, has been superseded by a subsequent agreement or has been amended.
(Updated on 5 April 2023)

# Treaty/ Convention/ Agreement Date and place of adoption Date of Signature Ratification(R)/ Accession (a)/ Acceptance(A)/ Approval (Ap)/ Participation(P)/ Succession(S)
224 Charter of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) 1985 8-Dec-1985
225 SAARC Convention on Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances 1990 23-Nov-1990 14-Feb-1991
226 SAARC Regional Convention on Suppression of Terrorism 1987 23-Nov-1987 4-Nov-1987
227 SAARC Food Security Reserve 1987 4-Nov-1987 5-Nov-1987
228 SAARC Convention on Regional Arrangements for the Promotion of Child Welfare in South Asia 28-Dec-2003
229 SAARC Convention on Preventing and Combating Trafficking in Women and Children for Prostitution 28-Dec-2003
230 Charter of the SAARC Development Fund 28-Jul-09 (R)
231 SAARC Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters 3-Aug-09 (R)
232 SAARC Convention on Cooperation on Environment 18-Jul-12 (R)
233 SAARC agreement on establishing the Seed Bank 26-Apr-2016 26-Apr-2016

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