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IHRDA Statement on Extractive Industries and Human Rights in Africa

51st Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights, 18 April- 02 May 2012, Banjul, The Gambia IHRDA Statement on Extractive Industries and Human Rights in Africa The Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa (IHRDA) wishes to congratulate the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (the African Commission) for […]

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Kenya violates African Children’s Charter as Nubian children suffer discrimination and statelessness

Kenya has been found in violation of the rights of Nubian children to non-discrimination, nationality and protection against statelessness by the African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child. In a landmark decision issued on 25 March 2011, the Committee finalised its consideration of case (called communication) 002/2009 which Nubian children […]

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