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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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Mauritania: ACmHPR Reiterates Rights of Political Parties to Non-Discrimination & Property

The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (ACmHPR) has ruled against the Mauritanian government, finding it in violation of the rights to non-discrimination and property, as well as in violation of its obligations towards the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights for its un-proportional punishment through closure and seizure of property of the […]

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