40th Ordinary Session


The Committee holds two ordinary sessions each year. The duration of the session varies in each case from 10 to 15 days depending on needs and finance. The Secretary of the African Commission must communicate to the members the date and venue of the ordinary session at least 60 days ahead of the session.

40th Ordinary Session
Session 40th Ordinary Session
Date Start Date Nov 23 2022 Closing Date Dec 02 2022
Place Virtual Session
Program of Work



Communication Number Applicants
Received Date: Feb 24 2020
Taha Fadul, Nisreen Mustafa, Somia Shampaty and Nawras Elfatih on behalf of Abbas Mohamed AL-Nour Musa Al-Emam, Modathir Alrayah Mohamed Badawi and Fadoul Almoula Aljaili Nourallah: Taha Fadul et al against the Republic of the Sudan
No: 0013/Com/001/2020
Received Date: Jan 13 2020
APDF and IHRDA on behalf of AS a minor against the Republic of Mali

Consideration of State Reports

State Party State Report Complementary Report

Documents Adopted

CSOs Granted Observer Status

Day of General Discussion Reports


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