TITLE

AFRICA'S REGIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS SYSTEM: RECENT DEVELOPMENTS AND JURISPRUDENCE

AUTHOR(S)
Odinkalu, Chidi Anselm
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Human Rights Law Review;Jan2002, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p99
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Africa's regional human rights system and the Constitutive Act of the African Union, focusing on an analysis of several decisions adopted by the Africa Commission on Human and People' Rights prior to the end of May 2001. Sovereignty and respect for borders among African States are addressed, along with the establishment of an an African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child within the Organisation of African Unity.
ACCESSION #
78220585

 

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