23rd September to 11th October 2002. Banjul, The Gambia. Organised by IHRDA
This compilation is the first collection of African human rights jurisprudence of a continental human rights enforcement body in print. The publishing of these decisions in a single volume is pivotal as the decisions contain key interpretations of the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights. This collection contains decisions published between 1994-2001 in the […]
African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights (ACHPR) – withdrawal of complaint by complainant.
In human rights cases and administrative law, the first legal stumbling block an applicant faces is whether or not they have ‘standing’ to bring a claim to court. If they are not allowed to bring the claim, it will not be heard. It is therefore an essential element of procedural law that has a profound […]
29th to 30th June 2000. The Gambia, Banjul The seminar on the application of international human rights law in The Gambia primarily targeted members of the Gambian Judiciary and the Gambia Bar Association (GBA). The seminar attracted a total of about sixty participants. The theme of the seminar was the domestic application of international human […]
This communications were filed before the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights(ACmHPR) by Malawi African Association, Amnesty International, Ms Sarr Diop, Union Interafricaine des Droits de l’Homme and RADDHO, Collectif des Veuves et Ayants Droit, Association Mauritanienne des Droits de l’Homme / Mauritania due to the serious and massive human rights violations against the Black […]