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African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights

Sudan: 1st Periodic Report, 1994-1996

Period Covered:1994 - 1996

Date Submitted:April 24 , 1997

Session Considered:21st Ordinary Session


The report contains an Introduction with general information about the country and the following Chapters:

  1. Introduction to the Republic of the Sudan
  2. Cultural Heritage of Human Rights in the Republic of the Sudan (focusing on the relationship between Islam and human rights)
  3. Human rights guarantees in the Laws and Constitutional Political Systems of the Sudan (independence of the judiciary, Constitutional and political guarantees
  4. Civil and Political Rights 
  5. Economic and Social Rights (economic rights, right to work, social rights)
  6. Maternity and Child Care (social security, education)
  7. Other Miscellaneous Rights (environment protection, land use, international relations, cultural rights, ten-year plan for human rights awareness, duties of the individual, rights of women)

Concluding Observations and Recommendations - Sudan: 1st Periodic Report, 1994-1996

Adopted at 21st Ordinary Session April 15 to April 24 , 1997 ,Mauritanie.

Zimbabwe: 2nd and 3rd Periodic Reports, 1992-1996

Submitted:April 24 , 1997

Concluding Observations: Available