The Food Assistance Convention was adopted on 25 April 2012 in London.

In accordance with article 12 the Convention was open for signature, at United Nations Headquarters in New York until 31 December 2012, by:

Argentina Australia the Republic of Austria the Kingdom of Belgium
the Republic of Bulgaria Canada the Republic of Croatia the Republic of Cyprus
the Czech Republic the Kingdom of Denmark the European Union the Republic of Estonia
the Republic of Finland the French Republic the Federal Republic of Germany the Hellenic Republic
Hungary Ireland the Italian Republic Japan
the Republic of Latvia the Republic of Lithuania the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg the Republic of Malta
the Kingdom of the Netherlands the Kingdom of Norway the Republic of Poland the Portuguese Republic
Romania the Slovak Republic the Republic of Slovenia the Kingdom of Spain
the Kingdom of Sweden the Swiss Confederation the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland the United States of America

The status of ratification can be seen in the UN Treaty Database .