ICRC databases on international humanitarian law
Lao People's Democratic Republic

Victims of Armed Conflicts
Ratification / Accession:29.10.1956

Ratification / Accession:18.11.1980
Declaration Article 90: 30.01.1998

Ratification / Accession:18.11.1980

Ratification / Accession:08.05.1991

Ratification / Accession:20.09.2006
Reservation / Declaration: 20.09.2006

Ratification / Accession:10.04.1951

Ratification / Accession:23.07.1997

Ratification / Accession:23.07.1997

Ratification / Accession:14.05.1991

Ratification / Accession:18.09.1981

Ratification / Accession:07.10.1982

Ratification / Accession:07.10.1982

Ratification / Accession:16.06.1993

Ratification / Accession:15.01.2014
Reservation / Declaration: 15.01.2014

Ratification / Accession:21.09.1950

Ratification / Accession:10.08.1989
Reservation / Declaration: 10.08.1989
Declaration Article 90: 10.08.1989

Ratification / Accession:10.08.1989
Reservation / Declaration: 10.08.1989

Ratification / Accession:22.12.1995
Reservation / Declaration: 22.12.1995

Ratification / Accession:04.02.2005
Reservation / Declaration: 04.02.2005

Ratification / Accession:24.08.2006

Ratification / Accession:28.02.1959

Ratification / Accession:12.07.1991

Ratification / Accession:08.09.2000
Reservation / Declaration: 08.09.2000

Ratification / Accession:29.03.1954

Ratification / Accession:30.06.1988

Ratification / Accession:30.06.1988

Ratification / Accession:04.06.1993

Ratification / Accession:20.05.1968

Ratification / Accession:20.05.1994
Declaration Article 90: 13.08.2010

Ratification / Accession:20.05.1994

Ratification / Accession:10.03.1992

Ratification / Accession:24.09.2003
Reservation / Declaration: 24.09.2003

Ratification / Accession:03.10.1996

Ratification / Accession:13.07.2000
Declaration Article 90: 13.07.2000

Ratification / Accession:13.07.2000

Ratification / Accession:31.01.1992

Ratification / Accession:20.02.2003
Reservation / Declaration: 20.02.2003

Ratification / Accession:28.11.2007

Ratification / Accession:26.03.1907

Ratification / Accession:01.07.1953

Ratification / Accession:29.08.1989
Declaration Article 90: 12.05.1993

Ratification / Accession:29.08.1989

Ratification / Accession:07.03.1994
Reservation / Declaration: 07.03.1994

Ratification / Accession:04.08.2004
Reservation / Declaration: 25.01.2013

Ratification / Accession:27.01.2015

Ratification / Accession:24.12.1991

Ratification / Accession:24.12.1991

Ratification / Accession:24.12.1991

Ratification / Accession:14.04.1992

Ratification / Accession:19.12.2005
Reservation / Declaration: 19.12.2005

Ratification / Accession:02.04.2007

Ratification / Accession:22.05.1956

Ratification / Accession:07.06.1978

Ratification / Accession:07.06.1978

Ratification / Accession:15.04.1993

Ratification / Accession:29.10.2004
Reservation / Declaration: 29.10.2004


Methods and Means of Warfare
Ratification / Accession:25.04.1973

Ratification / Accession:03.01.1983

Ratification / Accession:03.01.1983

Ratification / Accession:25.02.1997

Ratification / Accession:02.02.2012

Ratification / Accession:18.03.2009

Ratification / Accession:26.03.1975

Ratification / Accession:20.11.2008

Ratification / Accession:05.11.2010

Ratification / Accession:26.11.1986

Ratification / Accession:09.04.1997

Ratification / Accession:13.04.1999

Ratification / Accession:06.06.1991

Ratification / Accession:16.08.1989

Ratification / Accession:16.08.1989

Ratification / Accession:24.11.1999

Ratification / Accession:19.11.1997
Reservation / Declaration: 19.11.1997

Ratification / Accession:19.11.1997
Reservation / Declaration: 19.11.1997

Ratification / Accession:05.10.1999

Ratification / Accession:12.05.2006

Ratification / Accession:04.03.2013

Ratification / Accession:18.11.1986

Ratification / Accession:24.09.2004

Ratification / Accession:24.09.2004

Ratification / Accession:19.08.1994

Ratification / Accession:24.09.2004

Ratification / Accession:04.02.1914

Ratification / Accession:16.09.2005

Ratification / Accession:16.09.2005

Ratification / Accession:23.02.2006

Ratification / Accession:16.09.2005

Ratification / Accession:23.12.1999

Ratification / Accession:16.09.2005

Ratification / Accession:06.09.1977

Ratification / Accession:06.09.2000

Ratification / Accession:06.09.2000

Ratification / Accession:07.12.1994

Ratification / Accession:02.12.1998

Ratification / Accession:28.05.2010

Ratification / Accession:10.02.1998

Ratification / Accession:03.06.1998

Ratification / Accession:03.06.1998

Ratification / Accession:15.04.1998

Ratification / Accession:03.06.1998

Ratification / Accession:12.05.2003
Reservation / Declaration: 26.02.1999

Ratification / Accession:29.09.2004

Ratification / Accession:24.03.2011

Ratification / Accession:05.09.1912

Ratification / Accession:23.03.1976

Ratification / Accession:21.05.1996

Ratification / Accession:21.05.1996

Ratification / Accession:15.04.1997
Reservation / Declaration: 13.01.1993

Ratification / Accession:05.08.1999

Ratification / Accession:14.06.1999

Ratification / Accession:13.06.2005

Ratification / Accession:10.07.2009

Ratification / Accession:06.02.1997

Ratification / Accession:04.01.1993

Ratification / Accession:04.01.1993

Ratification / Accession:23.07.1996

Ratification / Accession:11.03.1998

Ratification / Accession:22.08.2002
Reservation / Declaration: 22.08.2002

Ratification / Accession:01.07.2005

Ratification / Accession:16.09.2009

Ratification / Accession:29.12.1971
Reservation / Declaration: 29.12.1971

Ratification / Accession:19.01.1982

Ratification / Accession:06.01.2004


Naval and Airwarfare

Cultural Property

Criminal Repression
Ratification / Accession:28.12.1984
Reservation / Declaration: 28.12.1984

Ratification / Accession:18.08.2010

Ratification / Accession:02.10.2001
Reservation / Declaration: 02.10.2001

Ratification / Accession:16.09.2005

Ratification / Accession:22.09.2004

Ratification / Accession:06.09.2000

Ratification / Accession:01.02.1996

Ratification / Accession:12.05.2003
Reservation / Declaration: 12.05.2003

Ratification / Accession:01.11.1945

Ratification / Accession:08.09.2000
Reservation / Declaration: 26.01.2012

Ratification / Accession:14.04.1992

Ratification / Accession:28.06.2002

Ratification / Accession:16.05.1989


Other treaties relating to IHL
Signature:27.10.2014

Ratification / Accession:25.09.2014

Ratification / Accession:16.12.2014
Reservation / Declaration: 16.12.2014

Ratification / Accession:02.10.1950
Reservation / Declaration: 06.02.1951

Ratification / Accession:04.02.1914

Ratification / Accession:09.06.1982

Ratification / Accession:16.09.2005

Ratification / Accession:21.04.2015

Ratification / Accession:21.01.1983

Signature:25.09.2013

Ratification / Accession:14.08.2013
Reservation / Declaration: 14.08.2013

Ratification / Accession:18.12.2014

Ratification / Accession:05.09.1912

Ratification / Accession:03.06.2014

Ratification / Accession:02.04.2014
Reservation / Declaration: 02.04.2014

Ratification / Accession:11.05.2005

Ratification / Accession:22.09.2000

Signature:09.07.2013

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Reference documents

  • Map of States party to the Geneva Conventions of 1949 and their Additional Protocols
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