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:


  • Watch the 63 Ordinary Session
  • Venue of the 63rd Ordinary Session

    The 63rd Ordinary Session will be held in the Republic of The Gambia at LABRANDA Coral Beach Hotels & Resorts (former Sheraton) from 24 October - 13 November 2018 as follows:-

    24 October - 02 November 2018: Public Session

    03 – 12 November 2018: Private Session

    13 November 2018: Closing Ceremony (Open to the Public)

  • Call for Application for ECOSOCC 3rd General Assembly

    You might be aware that September 30th 2018 has been set as a deadline for submission of membership applications to the Third General Assembly of Economic, Social and Cultural Council of AU (ECOSOCC), 2018-2022.

    We would like to appeal to you to participate and assist, in your personal capacity, in our campaign to sensitize and urge civil society organizations, officially recognized in your home country or region, to apply on time.

    This general appeal is also addressed, more specifically, to colleagues from countries that were less or even not represented at all in the current ECOSOCC Second General Assembly.  Indeed all national, regional or continental active civil Society Organizations are invited and encourage to maintain their rights and not to miss this quadrennial opportunity to participate and form the 3rd General Assembly of ECOSOCC.

    Kindly find below the link for the application for elections into the 3rd ECOSOCC Permanent General Assembly.


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