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Human Rights: African Human Rights System

African Union & African African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights

Just as Europe and the Americas have an organizations tasked with administering human rights treaties, with an accompanying human rights court, so to, does Africa, with the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, founded in 1987, and the African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights, which has been operational since 2006.

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