Northern Ireland Good Friday Agreement

Date Signed: 10 April, 1998

Accord Type: Comprehensive Peace Agreement

Country: United Kingdom

95.24Implementation Score after 10 years

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Provisions in this Accord

Cease Fire

Powersharing Transitional Government

Constitutional Reform

Inter-ethnic/State Relations

Electoral/Political Party Reform


Dispute Resolution Committee

Judiciary Reform

Police Reform




Prisoner Release

Paramilitary Groups

Human Rights

Right of Self-Determination

Citizenship Reform

Women's Rights

Education Reform

Official Language and Symbol

Minority Rights


Economic and Social Development

Ratification Mechanism

Detailed Implementation Timeline

Independence Referendum

Review of Agreement

Verification/Monitoring Mechanism

Please always cite: “Annualized implementation data on comprehensive intrastate peace accords, 1989–2012.” Madhav Joshi, Jason Michael Quinn, and Patrick M. Regan. Journal of Peace Research 52 (2015): 551-562.