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.
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|International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights||International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Adopted and opened for signature,...|
|International Convention on Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families||Adopted by General Assembly resolution 45/158 of 18 December 1990 Preamble The States Parties to...|
|African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights||African Institute For Human Rights And Development v Guinea (Communication No. 249/2002)  ACHPR 59; (7 December 2004)||07 Dec 2004||English 23 November- 7 December 2004 Communication No. 249/2002 AFRICAN COMMISSION ON HUMAN AND...|
|African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights||Interights v Ethopia (Communication No. 233/99)  ACHPR 45; (29 May 2003)||29 May 2003||English 15-29 May 2003 Communication No. 233/99 AFRICAN COMMISSION ON HUMAN AND PEOPLES' RIGHTS...|
|African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights||Organisation Mondiale Contre La Torture and Ors. v Rwanda (Communication No. 27/89, 46/91, 49/91, 99/93)  ACHPR 6; (31 October 1996)||31 Oct 1996||English 21-31 October 1996 Communication No. 27/89, 46/91, 49/91, 99/93 AFRICAN COMMISSION ON...|