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Africa"s long road to rights

Africa"s long road to rights

reflections on the 20th anniversary of the African Commission on Human and Peoples" Rights = Long trajet de l"Afrique vers les droits : réflexions lors du 20ème anniversaire de la Commission Africaine des Droits de l"Homme et des Peuples

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Published by Fahamu in Nairobi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Commission on Human and Peoples" Rights,
  • Human rights -- Africa

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLong trajet de l"Afrique vers les droits :
    Statementedited by Hakima Abbas.
    ContributionsAbbas, Hakima.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKQC573.A34 .A378 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 172 p. ;
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16474096M
    ISBN 109781906387242
    LC Control Number2007542028

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