As of 20 January 2014, it has been ratified by 78 States and signed by 4 other States. The latest ratifications came from Guinea Bissau, Bolivia, Latvia, Mongolia and Benin.
Map: Second Optional Protocol Ratifications
Gallery published on January 20th, 2014
This map gives the status of States in relation to the Second
Optional Protocol to the ICCPR on the abolition of the death penalty and indicates whether they have abolished the death penalty or not.
Credit : Thomas Hubert & Aurélie Plaçais