The Republic of The Gambia: Promotion Mission, 2017



The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (the Commission) is grateful to the Government of the Republic of The Gambia for kindly hosting this first ever human rights promotion mission undertaken by a delegation of the Commission from 19 to 24 April 2017.

The Commission expresses its sincere gratitude to the country’s highest authorities for providing the delegation with the necessary facilities and personnel for the smooth conduct of the mission.

The Commission also expresses its appreciation to His Excellency Mr. Ba Tambadou, Attorney General and Minister of Justice for his personal involvement in the organization of the various meetings which greatly contributed to the success of the mission.

Finally, the Commission expresses its gratitude to Miss Bafou Jeng and Ms Matilda Mendy from the Gambian Ministry of Justice for assisting the delegation throughout their stay and for facilitating the organization of the various meetings.