On November 20, 2009, the Somali Transitional Federal Government announced its intention to ratify the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), which, made the US the only UN member state not to have done so. The convention had been ratified by 193 nations, making it the world's most widely ratified human rights treaty.
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