Main African judicial and quasi-judicial mechanisms

  1. African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights
    http://www.achpr.org/
  2. The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights
    http://www.african-court.org/en/
  3. African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child (ACERWC)
    http://www.acerwc.org/
  4. ECOWAS Community Court of Justice
    http://www.courtecowas.org/site2012/
  5. East African Court of Justice
    http://eacj.org/
  6. African Court Library
    http://en.african-court.org/index.php/library/general-information

Main statutes

  1. African Constitutive Act
    https://au.int/en/constitutive-act
  2. Protocol to the African Charter on Human And Peoples’ Rights on the Establishment of an African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights
    https://au.int/en/treaties/protocol-african-charter-human-and-peoples-rights-establishment-african-court-human-and
  3. Protocol of the Court of Justice of the African Union
    https://au.int/en/treaties/protocol-court-justice-african-union
  4. Protocol on The Statute of the African Court of Justice and Human Rights (Merger Protocol)
    https://au.int/en/treaties/protocol-statute-african-court-justice-and-human-rights
  5. Protocol on Amendments to the Protocol on the Statute of the African Court of Justice and Human Rights
    https://au.int/en/treaties/protocol-amendments-protocol-statute-african-court-justice-and-human-rights
  6. African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child
    https://au.int/en/treaties/african-charter-rights-and-welfare-child
  7. Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Revised Treaty
    http://www.courtecowas.org/site2012/pdf_files/revised_treaty.pdf
  8. Treaty for the Establishment of the East African Community
    http://eacj.org/?page_id=33

Other materials

  1. Rome Statute for the International Criminal Court
    https://treaties.un.org/Pages/ShowMTDSGDetails.aspx?src=UNTSONLINE&tabid=2&mtdsg_no=XVIII-10&chapter=18&lang=en
  2. Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties
    https://treaties.un.org/doc/publication/unts/volume%201155/volume-1155-i-18232-english.pdf
  3. African Human Rights Case Law Analyser
    http://caselaw.ihrda.org/
  4. African State Withdrawals from the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court: Legal Political Considerations
    http://www.africancourtresearch.com/publications/
  5. African Union Transitional Justice Framework (ATJF)
    https://www.legal-tools.org/doc/bcdc97/pdf/
  6. “Looking for Justice” The Special Criminal Court, a New Opportunity for Victims in the Central African Republic
    https://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/report_pdf/car0518_web.pdf
  7. Liberia’s Compliance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Report of Civil Society Organizations in Reply to the List of Issues Regarding Impunity for Past Human Rights Violations (arts. 2, 6, 7 and 14)
    https://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/supporting_resources/hrcommittee_group_submission_on_liberia.pdf