TITLE

The Justiciability of Socio-economic Rights under the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights: Appraisal and Perspectives Three Decades after Its Adoption

AUTHOR(S)
Nkongolo, Christian-Jr Kabange
PUB. DATE
October 2014
SOURCE
African Journal of International & Comparative Law;Oct2014, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p492
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an overview of the inclusion of socio-economic rights as African Charter on Human and People's Rights or the Banjul Charter justiciable rights. It discusses the key achievements of the African Commission on Human & Peoples' Rights and the perspectives and challenges of the African Court. It highlights socio-economic rights as rights that make entitlement to the amelioration of the poor's economic conditions and the satisfaction of basic social needs.
ACCESSION #
98699872

 

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics