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Recent Advances in Children’s Rights in the African Human Rights System

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A Review of the Decision of the African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child in the Talibés Case

This case note reviews recent developments in the protection of children’s rights in Africa through the individual communications mandate of the African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child (the Committee). It examines the recent decision of the Committee concerning the Talibés of Senegal. It argues that whilst the Committee took a commendable progressive approach in the interpretation of the African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child, its decision lacked a gender sensitive approach which it must address in future communications.

Affiliations: 1: University of Pretoria South Africa m.gyannyarko@gmail.com ; 2: University of Pretoria South Africa hennymarkkie@gmail.com

* LLB, QCL (Ghana), LLM (Pretoria), Doctoral Candidate & Tutor, Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria.
** LLM (Pretoria), Doctoral Candidate, Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria.
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2016-09-22
2017-10-22

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