Cameroon: Promotion Mission, 2012



The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (the Commission) is grateful to the Government of the Republic of Cameroon for kindly hosting, from 4 to 14 September 2012, a joint human rights promotion mission undertaken by two of its subsidiary mechanisms: the Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Women in Africa, Honourable Commissioner Soyata Maïga, and the Chairperson of the Committee on the Rights of People Living with HIV, and Those at Risk, Vulnerable to, and Affected by HIV, Honourable Commissioner Lucy Asuagbor.

The Commission extends its sincere thanks 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 expresses its gratitude to Ms Marie Chantal Mfoula, Africa Director at the Ministry of External Relations of Cameroon (MINREX); Mr Ondoua Christian, Mr Ndi Bitan Alain and Ms Corine Beyala, all staff members of MINREX; Mr Ntopa Tambi Christian Fritz, of the Ministry of Justice (MINJUSTICE); and Mr Makang Jean Pierre, Deputy Director for the Promotion of Women’s Rights and Gender at the Ministry of Women’s Empowerment and the Family (MINPROFF); for their important role in organising the various meetings during the mission.