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African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights 
Research project that aims at legally analyzing the basic tenets of the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights. Includes background information, bibliography and links.
African Human Rights Resource Center 
The Peace Resource Center contains a large collection of international human rights treaties, instruments, general comments, recommendations, decisions, and views of treaty bodies; other U.N. human rights materials, with an emphasis on peace and war
African Rights 
Working for Justice - Africa's problems seen from an African perspective.
Article 19: Africa Programme 
The Africa Programme staff are based in London and Johannesburg and their current programme of work takes in freedom of information (Nigeria), truth commissions (Sierra Leone) and media monitoring (Zimbabwe, Malawi), as well as reporting and campaign
Article 19: Africa publications 
Range from short updates on country situations to full reports on the freedom of expression situation in the region.
Centre for Democracy and Development 
A non-profit, non governmental, institution dedicated to policy-oriented scholarship on questions of democratic development and peace-building in West Africa. Site includes press releases, strategy statement, current projects and publications, and pa
Green Charter International 
Green Charter International is an African International Human Rights Organisation based on the Great Green Charter for Human Rights and Freedoms. Green Charter International works to propagate knowledge of, and campaigns for, these advanced rights an
Hopes on the Horizon: The Rise of a New Africa 
Companion site to the PBS documentary film of the same name. Explores the rise of pro-democracy movements in six African countries --Mozambique, Morocco, Benin, Nigeria, Rwanda, and South Africa -- during the 1990s.
Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa 
A non-profit, non-governmental pan-African organisation founded to advance respect for human rights in Africa through the use of international law.
Richard Knight - Africa 
Documents on human rights and economic justice.
The Africa Fund 
Works for a positive U.S. policy towards Africa and supports human rights, democracy and development.