EISIL Logo - Home An ASIL Product
Electronic Information System for International Law
HOMEABOUT EISILWHAT'S NEWSITE MAPHELP          s
Find: in: Recent Additions   Advanced Search  

Save Record? 

Primary Document  
Title: Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa
Alternative Title(s): Maputo Protocol
Available From: http://www.unhcr.org/refworld/docid/3f4b139d4.html
http://www.africa-union.org/root/au/Documents/Treaties/Text/Protocol%20on%20the%20Rights%20of%20Wome
Conclusion Date: 2003-07-11
Entry Into Force Date: 2005-11-25
Description: This Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights focuses on the rights of women. It includes articles on the elimination of discrimination against women; the right to dignity; the right to life, integrity and security of the person; and many more important rights. The Protocol will help the African Commission and African Court to better protect women�s rights in Africa.
Legal Citation: CAB/LEG/66.6 (Sept. 13, 2000); 1 Afr. Hum. Rts. L.J. 40 (2001)
Amends: African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights
EISIL Categories: Home > International Human Rights > Women's Human Rights
Home > International Human Rights > Marriage
Home > International Human Rights > Regional Systems > African System
Keywords: African System
marriage
rights of women
Language(s): English
French
Document Creator: African Commission on Human & Peoples' Rights
achpr@achpr.org
Site Administrator: African Commission on Human & Peoples' Rights
achpr@achpr.org


ASIL Logo

Join UsJoin Us


SUGGEST SITE | REPORT A BROKEN LINK | CONTACT | ASIL



Join ASIL on:    Facebook     Twitter