The Human Rights Law Index is a collection of international treaties and case law from African courts on topics relating to human rights. The case selection aims to provide a snapshot of human rights law in a country, as well as within the African Union. The index currently covers over 1000 documents.
Get started by selecting a topic from the drop-down menu on the left, and then select which jurisdiction you're interested in. Or, you can leave this section blank to see a cross-section of documents from across Africa.Make your selections from the choices on the left
|Court||Title||Case citation (MNC)||Judgement Date||Summary|
|Supreme Court of Appeal||Mbeta and Others v Republic (Criminal Appeal No. 15 of 2016)  MWSC 1 (09 January 2017);|| MWSC 1||09 Jan 2017||Flynote tags: HR Liberty Have his cause heard (fair trial) JUDICIARY IN THE MALAWI SUPREME COURT...|
|High Court General Division||S v Lilongwe Water Board and Others; Ex Parte: Malawi Law Society (Judicial Review Cause No.16 of 2017)  MWHC 135 (21 April 2017);|| MWHC 135||21 Apr 2017||Headnote and Holding: The applicant sought various reliefs concerning a project to abstract and...|