The African Charter established the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights. The Commission was inaugurated on 2 November 1987 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Commission’s Secretariat has subsequently been located in Banjul, The Gambia.Read More
The African Commission expresses deep shock about the death of more than 80 civilians in Northern Kaduna, Nigeria from a drone strike
The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (the African Commission), through its Country Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in the...
77th Ordinary Session [Public]: 20 October – 9 November 2023 (Physically in Arusha, Republic of Tanzania)
Convened in terms of Article 64 (2) of the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights, read together with Rule 27 of the Rules of Procedure of the...