Bamako Convention on the Ban of the Import into Africa and the Control of Transboundary Movement and Management of Hazardous Wastes within Africa

Date of Adoption: 
January 30, 1991
Date of last signature: 
May 31, 2013
Date entry into force: 
April 22, 1998
Status List: 
Table StatusList: 

No

Member State

Date of Signature

Date of Ratification

Date Deposited

1

Algeria

-

-

-

2

Angola

02/02/2010

-

-

3

Benin

30/01/1991

01/12/1997

21/01/1998

4

Botswana

-

-

-

5

Burkina Faso

30/01/1991

10/06/2009

13/08/2009

6

Burundi

30/01/1991

22/07/1996

17/07/2006

7

Cameroon

01/03/1991

11/07/1994

21/12/1995

8

Cape Verde

-

-

-

9

Central African Republic

30/01/1991

-

-

10

Chad

27/01/1992

03/07/2012

31/05/2013

11

Comoros

26/02/2004

18/03/2004

16/04/2004

12

Congo

-

19/03/1997

25/06/1997

13

Côte d'Ivoire

30/01/1991

13/07/1994

16/09/1994

14

Democratic Republic of Congo

02/02/2010

15/09/1994

13/04/1995

15

Djibouti

20/12/1991

-

-

16

Egypt

30/01/1991

18/05/2004

23/06/2004

17

Equatorial Guinea

-

-

-

18

Eritrea

-

-

-

19

Ethiopia

-

24/07/2003

28/08/2003

20

Gabon

-

18/05/2007

12/06/2007

21

Gambia

-

26/06/2000

08/09/2000

22

Ghana

02/07/2004

-

-

23

Guinea

30/01/1991

-

-

24

Guinea Bissau

01/03/1991

-

-

25

Kenya

17/12/2003

-

-

26

Lesotho

01/06/1991

-

-

27

Liberia

16/12/2003

-

-

28

Libya

30/01/1991

02/11/1992

28/01/1993

29

Madagascar

17/03/2004

-

-

30

Malawi

-

-

-

31

Mali

30/01/1991

06/06/1991

21/02/1996

32

Mauritania

31/01/2011

-

-

33

Mauritius

-

29/10/1992

26/11/1992

34

Mozambique

-

05/02/1999

29/03/1999

35

Namibia

-

-

-

36

Niger

30/01/1991

01/10/1996

12/12/1996

37

Nigeria

22/12/2008

-

-

38

Rwanda

26/08/1991

-

-

39

Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic

-

-

-

40

Sao Tome and Principe

01/02/2010

-

-

41

Senegal

30/01/1991

16/02/1994

29/03/1994

42

Seychelles

-

-

-

43

Sierra Leone

09/12/2003

-

-

44

Somalia

01/06/1991

-

-

45

South Africa

-

-

-

46

South Sudan

24/01/2013

-

-

47

Sudan

-

21/09/1993

11/11/1993

48

Swaziland

29/06/1992

-

-

49

Tanzania

26/11/1991

15/02/1993

05/04/1993

50

Togo

30/01/1991

06/05/1996

23/08/1996

51

Tunisia

20/05/1991

06/04/1992

14/05/1992

52

Uganda

-

01/10/1998

27/05/1999

53

Zambia

03/08/2005

-

-

54

Zimbabwe

-

10/07/1992

03/08/1992

Total Countries: 54

Signed: 35

Ratified : 25

Deposited : 25