Submission of State Reports

In accordance with Article 62 of the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights, States Parties to the Charter are required to submit every two years, a report on the legislative or other measures taken, with a view to giving effect to the rights and freedoms recognised and guaranteed by the Charter.

The following Initial/Periodic State reports have been submitted to the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights as per Article 62, and are hereby made public in accordance with Rule 74 of the Rules of Procedure of the African Commission:



    Participants intending to make reservations at the hotels listed on the Information Note are hereby advised that, to qualify for the negotiated rates for the hotels, they have to inform the hotels or the head of accommodation committee that they will be participating at the 55th Ordinary Session of the Commission.






    The Secretariat kindly informs all those intending to travel to the Republic of Angola for the 55th Ordinary Session that, in addition to the personalized letter of invitation from the Secretariat, they need to comply with the requirements of the Angolan Consulates in their respective countries.


    Hotel reservation:

    Participants can start making their reservations, with the hotels listed in the Information Note, as from the 14th of April 2014.

  • Call for Applications for the Nomination of Expert Members to serve on the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of People Living with HIV and those at Risk, Vulnerable to and Affected by HIV

  • The African Commission's Working Group on the Rights of Older Persons and Persons with Disabilities in Africa is developing a Draft Protocol on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Africa.

    Please provide comments on this draft by 30 June 2014 to:  

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