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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 becoming a continent-wide legislative body ...
Topic: Legislative power
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 civil and criminal matters, overruled ...
Topic: Government ethics
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 (AfDB), the United Nations Economic ...
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 report, a quantitative assessment of ...
Topic: Legal systems
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 HIV AIDS treatment for persons ...
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 Horn are in the process ...
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 convened a meeting in Addis ...
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 drafted during a 2005 workshop ...
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 head of the U.N. Office ...
Topic: Trafficking in persons
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 capital punishment in five African ...
Topic: Capital punishment
Last updated: November 23, 2010