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Central African Republic

Central African Republic acceded to the Convention on 8 November 2002, with the Convention entering into force for Central African Republic on 1 May 2003.

Obligations under the Convention

In its initial transparency report submitted on 13 November 2004, Central African Republic reported that it had no stockpiled anti-personnel mines under its ownership or possession.

Notwithstanding the obligation to destroy all stockpiled anti-personnel mines, the Convention permits the retention of the minimum number of anti-personnel mines absolutely necessary for the development of and training in mine detection, mine clearance, or mine destruction techniques.

The Central African Republic does not retain mines for permited purposes under Article 3.

In its initial transparency report Central African Republic reported that it had no stockpiled anti-personnel mines under its ownership or possession.

Central Africa Republic has not reported any areas under its jurisdiction or control in which anti-personnel mines are known or suspected to be emplaced.

Annually and no later than 30 April, each State Party is to update information covering the previous calendar year. The latest Article 7 reports for this State Party can be found on this page.

Each State Party is to take all appropriate legal, administrative and other measures, including the imposition of penal sanctions, to prevent and suppress any activity prohibited to a State Party under this Convention undertaken by persons or on territory under its jurisdiction or control.

Central Africa Republic has reported having established national implementation measures or that it considers existing legislation to be sufficient. 

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