Africa

Africa Action
The oldest human rights organization focused exclusively on Africa. Find a variety of documents and positions papers from the oldest organization in the U.S. working on African affairs whose mission is to change U.S.-Africa relations to promote political, economic and social justice in Africa.
African Human Rights Case Law Analyzer
Collection of decisions from the African Human Rights System.
African Human Rights Resource Center
Find African human rights instruments and related documents from the University of Minnesota Human Rights library
African International Courts and Tribunals
For each international court or tribunal substantially touching Africa, find an overview of the court, any recent news, the basic documents, a selected bibliography, biographies of its judges, and related jurisprudence from member states
African Legal Affairs
This website is maintained by the Organization for the Harmonization of Business Law in Africa (Organisation pour l'Harmonisation en Afrique du Droit des Affaires -- OHADA). It features OHADA's activities as well as provides documentation on this issue. This website is in French (English version is under construction).
African Union
Find documents, treaties, speeches, news related to the AU
African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States
Reports on the work of the ICP, including treaties and agreements
All Africa.com
(AllAfrica.com)

News from a variety of African countries and sources.

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Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)
COMESA aims to turn Eastern and Southern Africa into a "fully integrated, internationally competitive regional economic community with high standards of living for all its people ready to merge into an African Economic Community"
Customary Law in Africa
Introduction to the Norms and Institutions of the African Union
A detailed GlobaLex guide
Sierra Leone Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Find the TRC final and popular reports, images, video testimony, national vision for Sierra Leone, research data, legal resources, bibliography, and extensive links.
The Crisis in Darfur: Researching the Legal Issues
GlobaLex guide to the crisis and question of genocide in Darfur
Transitional Justice in Africa: The Experience with Truth Commissions
Transparency International Kenya
A non governmental organization dedicated to increasing government accountability and curbing both international and national corruption; find reports, newsletters, speeches, conventions, and other documents