Publications

  • SUBJECT OF THE SCORECARD In line with its reporting obligations under the Maputo Protocol, Ghana is for the first time producing a scorecard to the Committee on Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa. This......

  • These are outcome statements from key national government, RECs and regional CSOs discussions. Regional Dialogue Committee Report of June 2018 to prepare for the 6th Secretary Generals Forum and disuss IIDEA progress and sustainability....

  • The Supplementary Act on Equality of Rights between Women and Men for Sustainable Development in the ECOWAS Region that was adopted by the 47th Ordinary Session of the Conference of the Heads of State and Government held in Accra, Ghana, on May 19, 2015. It......

  • The Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa was adopted by the Africa Union (AU) Assembly in July 2003 in Maputo Mozambique. It is thus also referred to as the Maputo Protocol. The Maputo Protocol......

  • The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Regional Protocol on Education was adopted in 2003 within the framework of the Decade of Education adopted by the Africa Union in the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) initiatives; Education for All as well as Millennium......

  • The ECOWAS Summit of December 1999 agreed on a Protocol for the Establishment of a Mechanism for Conflict Prevention, Management and Resolution, Peace and Security. The adoption of this Protocol was preceded by several years of ad hoc conflict management interventions by some of the......

  • The East Africa Community Youth Policy 2013 (EAYCP) is a plan of action adopted by East Africa Community (EAC) Council of Ministers on Youth matters.One of the considerations by the EAC Forum of Ministers that led to the development of the policy was the need......

  • Description and status A framework is a particular set of rules, ideas, or beliefs which are used in order to deal with problems or to decide what to do. The East African Community Regional Framework on United Nations Security Council Resolutions (UNSCR) 1325 is therefore......