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New Regional Anti-Piracy Agreement (July 09, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On June 25, 2013, in an effort to help prevent piracy and other illegal maritime actions ...

Topic: Treaties and International Agreements/Maritime ; Piracy
Jurisdiction: Africa

Pan-African Parliament to Become Continent-Wide Legislative Body (November 23, 2010) by Hanibal Goitom

It was reported on November 22, 2010, that the Pan-African Parliament is on the verge of ...

Topic: Legislative power
Jurisdiction: Africa

French Supreme Court Authorizes Corruption Investigation of Three African Heads of State (November 17, 2010) by Nicole Atwill

On November 9, 2010, the criminal chamber of the Cour de Cassation, France's Supreme Court for ...

Topic: Government ethics and transparency
Jurisdiction: Africa; France

Joint Statement on Climate Change Agenda Issued (October 28, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported on October 24, 2010, that a joint committee comprising the African Development Bank ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: Africa

Adherence to Rule of Law in Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa Measured (October 20, 2010) by Hanibal Goitom

On October 14, 2010, the World Justice Project released its 2010 World Rule of Law Index ...

Topic: Legal systems
Jurisdiction: Africa

Draft HIV Law for East African Community (December 09, 2009) by Wendy Zeldin

The East African Community (EAC) is drafting a law to provide a joint, regional response to ...

Jurisdiction: Africa

Countries to Harmonize Laws on Arms Control (September 10, 2009) by Hanibal Goitom

It was reported on September 7, 2009, that countries from Africa's Great Lakes region and the ...

Topic: Weapons
Jurisdiction: Africa

Conference to Craft Common Negotiating Position on Climate Change (August 25, 2009) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported on August 24, 2009, that representatives and experts of ten African nations have ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: Africa

Model Law Criminalizing HIV/AIDS Transmission Under Criticism (August 14, 2009) by Hanibal Goitom

According to a news report dated August 8, 2009, the Model Law for HIV/AIDS, a document ...

Jurisdiction: Africa

Action Against Child Trafficking Urged (December 02, 2007) by Constance Johnson

Speaking at an international meeting on trafficking in children and armed conflict, Antonio Maria Costa, the ...

Topic: Human trafficking
Jurisdiction: United Nations; Africa

Death Penalty Developments (November 02, 2007) by Wendy Zeldin

The non-governmental human rights organization Amnesty International (AI) reported in October 2007 on various developments concerning ...

Topic: Capital punishment
Jurisdiction: Africa

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Last updated: July 09, 2013