Enabling poor rural people
to overcome poverty



State Approval of
Membership (A)
Ratification (R) or Accession (A)
Afghanistan 13-Dec-78 13-Dec-78 (A)
Albania 21-Jan-92 03-Nov-92 (A)
Angola 08-Dec-80 24-Apr-85 (A)
Antigua and Barbuda 21-Jan-86 21-Jan-86 (A)
Argentina   11-Sep-78 (R)
Armenia 22-Jan-93 23-Mar-93 (A)
Azerbaijan 26-Jan-94 11-Apr-94 (A)
Bangladesh   09-May-77 (R)
Bahamas (The)
28-Feb-08
  (A)
Barbados 13-Dec-78 13-Dec-78 (A)
Belize 13-Dec-82 13-Dec-82 (A)
Benin 13-Dec-77 28-Dec-77 (A)
Bhutan 13-Dec-78 13-Dec-78 (A)
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)   30-Dec-77 (R)
Bosnia and Herzegovina 26-Jan-94 18-Mar-94 (A)
Botswana   21-Jul-77 (A)
Brazil   02-Nov-78 (R)
Burkina Faso 13-Dec-77 14-Dec-77 (A)
Burundi 13-Dec-78 13-Dec-78 (A)
Cambodia 21-Jan-92 25-Aug-92 (A)
Cameroon   20-Jun-77 (A)
Cabo Verde   12-Oct-77 (A)
Central African Republic 13-Dec-77 11-Dec-78 (A)
Chad   03-Nov-77 (R)
Chile   02-Jun-78 (A)
China 15-Jan-80 15-Jan-80 (A)
Colombia 13-Dec-78 16-Jul-79 (A)
Comoros 13-Dec-77 13-Dec-77 (A)
Congo   27-Jul-78 (R)
Cook Islands 22-Jan-93 25-Mar-93 (A)
Costa Rica   16-Nov-78 (R)
Côte d' Ivoire 15-Jan-80 19-Jan-82 (A)
Croatia 26-Jan-94 24-Mar-97 (A)
Cuba   15-Nov-77 (R)
Cyprus 13-Dec-77 20-Dec-77 (A)
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 09-Dec-86 23-Feb-87 (A)
Democratic Republic of the Congo   12-Oct-77 (R)
Djibouti 13-Dec-77 14-Dec-77 (A)
Dominica 15-Jan-80 29-Jan-80 (A)
Dominican Republic   29-Dec-77 (A)
Ecuador   19-Jul-77 (R)
Egypt   11-Oct-77 (R)
El Salvador   31-Oct-77 (R)
Equatorial Guinea 08-Dec-80 29-Jul-81 (A)
Eritrea 26-Jan-94 31-Mar-94 (A)
Ethiopia   07-Sep-77 (R)
Fiji 13-Dec-77 28-Mar-78 (A)
Gambia, The 13-Dec-77 13-Dec-77 (A)
Georgia 25-Jan-95 01-Feb-95 (A)
Ghana   05-Dec-77 (R)
Grenada 15-Jan-80 25-Jul-80 (A)
Guatemala   30-Nov-78 (A)
Guinea   12-Jul-77 (R)
Guinea-Bissau 13-Dec-77 25-Jan-78 (A)
Guyana 13-Dec-77 13-Dec-77 (A)
Haiti   19-Dec-77 (A)
Honduras   13-Dec-77 (R)
India   28-Mar-77 (R)
Israel   10-Jan-78 (R)
Jamaica   13-Apr-77 (R)
Jordan 13-Dec-78 15-Feb-79 (A)
Kazakhstan 11-Feb-98 25-Sep-98 (A)
Kenya   10-Nov-77 (R)
Kiribati   23-Feb-05 (A)
Kyrgyzstan 22-Jan-93 10-Sep-93 (A)
Lao People's Democratic Republic 13-Dec-78 13-Dec-78 (A)
Lebanon 13-Dec-77 20-Jun-78 (A)
Lesotho 13-Dec-77 13-Dec-77 (A)
Liberia   11-Apr-78 (A)
Madagascar 13-Dec-78 12-Jan-79 (A)
Malawi 13-Dec-77 13-Dec-77 (A)
Malaysia 23-Jan-90 23-Jan-90 (A)
Maldives 15-Jan-80 15-Jan-80 (A)
Mali   30-Sep-77 (R)
Malta   23-Sep-77 (R)
Marshall Islands
18-Feb-09
  (A)
Mauritania 13-Dec-78 26-Jun-79 (A)
Mauritius 13-Dec-78 29-Jan-79 (A)
Mexico   31-Oct-77 (R)
Mongolia 26-Jan-94 09-Feb-94 (A)
Morocco   16-Dec-77 (R)
Mozambique 13-Dec-77 16-Oct-78 (A)
Myanmar 23-Jan-90 23-Jan-90 (A)
Namibia 29-May-91 16-Oct-92 (A)
Nauru 13-Feb-13 13-Feb-13 (A)
Nepal 13-Dec-77 05-May-78 (A)
Nicaragua   28-Oct-77 (R)
Niger 13-Dec-77 13-Dec-77 (A)
Niue
15-Feb-06
20-Jul-06 (A)
Oman 13-Dec-77 19-Apr-83 (A)
Pakistan   09-Mar-77 (R)
Panama   13-Apr-77 (R)
Papua New Guinea   11-May-78 (R)
Paraguay 13-Dec-78 23-Mar-79 (A)
Peru   06-Dec-77 (R)
Philippines   04-Apr-77 (R)
Republic of Korea   26-Jan-78 (R)
Republic of Moldova 17-Jan-96 17-Jan-96 (A)
Romania   25-Nov-77 (R)
Rwanda   29-Nov-77 (R)
Saint Kitts and Nevis 21-Jan-86 21-Jan-86 (A)
Saint Lucia 15-Jan-80 09-Oct-80 (A)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 13-Dec-82 08-Mar-90 (A)
Samoa 13-Dec-77 13-Dec-77 (A)
Sao Tome and Principe 13-Dec-77 22-Apr-78 (A)
Senegal   13-Dec-77 (R)
Seychelles 13-Dec-78 13-Dec-78 (A)
Sierra Leone   14-Oct-77 (R)
Solomon Islands 08-Dec-80 13-Mar-81 (A)
Somalia   08-Sep-77 (R)
South Africa 17-Jan-96 14-Feb-97 (A)
South Sudan   23-Feb-12 (R)
Sri Lanka   23-Mar-77 (R)
Sudan   12-Dec-77 (R)
Suriname 13-Dec-82 15-Feb-83 (A)
Swaziland   18-Nov-77 (R)
Syrian Arab Republic   29-Nov-78 (R)
Tajikistan 26-Jan-94 26-Jan-94 (A)
Thailand   30-Nov-77 (R)
The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 26-Jan-94 26-Jan-94 (A)
Timor-Leste 19-Feb-2003 04-Mar-03 (A)
Togo 13-Dec-77 26-Apr-79 (A)
Tonga 19-Jan-82 12-Apr-82 (A)
Trinidad and Tobago 26-Jan-88 24-Mar-88 (A)
Tunisia   23-Aug-77 (R)
Turkey   14-Dec-77 (R)
Tuvalu 13-Feb-13 13-Feb-13 (A)
Uganda   31-Aug-77 (R)
United Republic of Tanzania   25-Nov-77 (R)
Uruguay   16-Dec-77 (R)
Uzbekistan   19-Feb-11 (R)
Vanuatu 13-Feb-13 13-Feb-13 (A)
Viet Nam 13-Dec-77 13-Dec-77 (A)
Yemen 13-Dec-77 (A)
Zambia   16-Dec-77 (A)
Zimbabwe 08-Dec-80 22-Jan-81 (A)

* Membership in IFAD Governing Bodies suspended by the Executive Board on 4 December 1992