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African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights

Mr. Clement Nyaletsossi Voulé

Mr. Clement Nyaletsossi Voulé[Member since 2011] was appointed as United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights to Freedom of Peaceful Assembly and of Association in March 2018. Prior to his appointment, he led the International Service for Human Rights (ISHR) work to support human rights defenders from States in transition and coordinated the organization’s work in Africa as the Advocacy Director. As a founding member and Vice-Chair of the West African Human Rights Defenders Network, he has coordinated and participated in the elaboration of several studies and guidelines, including two studies on freedom of association and the situation of women Human Rights Defenders in Africa and the guidelines on the rights of Freedom of Association and Assembly of the African Commission on Human and People’s Rights. Clément also worked as Secretary-General of the Togolese Coalition of Human Rights Defenders and as Secretary-General of the Amnesty International section in Togo.