23rd Ordinary Session: Agenda of the 23th Ordinary Session of the ACHPR
African Commission on Human and Peoples'
AGENDA OF THE 23RD ORDINARY SESSION
20-29 April 1998 - Banjul, The Gambia 1. Opening Ceremony (public session)
2. Adoption of Agenda (private session)
3. Organisation of work (private session).
4. Introduction Note of the Secretary on the activities of the Commission
5. Observers: (public session)
of the States delegates.
of requests by NGOs for Observer Status with the Commission
on the relations between the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights
and the NGOs.
6. Consideration of Initial Reports (public session):
7. Amendment of guidelines on the preparation of period reports by States
parties (public session)
8. Procedure for
Submission of States’ Periodic Reports
9. The setting up of an Early
Intervention Mechanism in cases of massive human rights violations (public
Activities: (public session)
reports of Commissioners.
rights situation in Africa (promotion and protection).
of the 50th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human
of the Report of the Special Rapporteur on summary, arbitrary and
of the Report of the Special Rapporteur on prison conditions in Africa
of the review and the newsletter of the Commission (private session)
the co-operation between the Commission and the national institutions of Human
- Organisation of seminars and
Review of the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights (public session):
Protective Activities: (private session)
issue of incompatibility of the membership of the Commission
of an African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights
of the Draft Additional Protocol on Women’s Rights in Africa.
of mission reports: Sudan Report, Nigeria Report
of Mission Reports on Senegal and Mauritania
by States Parties of the decisions of the ACHPR
Administration and financial matters (private session):
of the Chairman of the Commission
situation and functioning of the Secretariat
of the Commission in certain activities of the OAU
of the Headquarters of the Commission
distribution of the OAU member States among the Commissioners
of the Implementation of The Mauritius Plan of Action (private session).
of work of the Commission (private
of the Commission (private session).
Venue and Provisional Agenda of the 24th Ordinary Session (private
other business (private session)
Annual Activity Report
of the Annual Activity Report, the Session Report and the Final Communiqué
Reading of the Final Communiqué (public session)
Press Conference (public session)