HIGHLIGHTS 64th session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights In April, the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (ACHPR) held its 64th session in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. We facilitated the participation of human rights defenders (HRDs) to the NGO Forum and the Ordinary Session, and conducted bilateral...

64th Ordinary session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights Item 3: Human Rights Situation in Africa Statement delivered by Mireille Tushiminina Madame Chairperson, distinguished Commissioners, State Delegates, representatives of National Human Rights Institutions, and Non-Governmental Organisations: The East and Horn of Africa Human Rights Defenders Project...

*Version française ci-dessous*   OPEN LETTER His Excellency Paul BIYA President of the Republic of Cameroon Yaoundé, Cameroun   Object: Letter of protest related to the Government’s attacks and reprisals against international and regional human rights organizations   Your Excellency Mr. President, We, the participants at the Forum on the Participation of Civil Society Organizations...