48th Ordinary Session
10 - 24 November, 2010
Banjul, The Gambia
  1. Information for Participants
  2. Invitation to State Parties
  3. Invitation to NGOs
  4. Invitation to NHRIs
  5. Preliminary Registration Form for State Parties
  6. Preliminary Registration Form for NHRIs & NGOs

Information for Hotel Reservation
The rates quoted for the Sheraton Hotel are in US Dollars and include Buffet Breakfast. The ACHPR has blocked a specific number of rooms at the Sheraton Gambia Hotel Resort & Spa.
We advice that you make your reservation directly with the hotel before 1st November 2010. Participants will be required to fully prepay for accommodation and place a deposit for incidentals upon check-in on their arrival date.
Any additional costs incurred during the booking must be paid for prior to departure. Cancellation terms and conditions will be communicated on the reservation confirmation supplied by the hotel.
Wifi will be available free of charge in the conference centre. Internet access in the room and at the business corner in the hotel lobby are available at an addition cost, which will be charged directly to the guest.
For more information contact:

Reservations Department.

Tel: +220 4410889
Fax: +220 4410879
E-mail: reservations.gambia@sheraton.com
Website: www.sheraton.com/gambia
State Reports
  • Periodic Report of the Democratic Republic of Congo

Hotel Reservation
Golden Beach Hotel is offering all participants accommodation for 1,200 Dalasis per night breakfast inclusive.
Booking can be made at info@goldenbeachhotel.gm and mention that you are coming for the AU meeting or call
+220 3542789 / 7548229 and ask for Mr. Gaye.

AU Member States are invited and expected to participate in the Ordinary Sessions of the ACHPR.
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  • Opening statement of the representive of NGO's
  • Statement by Non. Frederick Ruhindi, Deputy Attorney General/Minister of State for Justice and Constitutional Affairs of the Republic of Uganda
  • Statement of the network of African Natioinal Human Rights Institutions

Daily Briefing

Acting Chairperson of the African
Commission, Hon. Commissioner Mumba Malila, delivering the Closing Speech during the 48th Ordinary Session

Hon. Commissioner Pansy Tlakula reading the Final Communique of the 48th Ordinary Session

Commissioner Lucy Asuagbor newly elected
member of the Commission being sworn-in

Chairperson of the African Commission, Hon. Commissioner Reine Alapini- Gansou, delivering her opening speech during the 48th Ordinary Session

Hon. Gerard Niyungeko, President of the African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights, delivering his statement during the opening ceremony of the 48th Ordinary Session

Hon. Edward Gomez, Attorney General and Minister of Justice of the Republic of The Gambia, delivering the opening statement at the 48th Ordinary Session

Statement on behalf of AU Member
States, presented by Hon. Mme. Salamata Sawadogo, Hon. Minister for Promotion of Human Rights of the Republic of Burkina Faso

Cross-section of participants at the 48th Ordinary Session
  1. Intersession Activity Reports
    of the Members of the
    Commission and Special
  2. Concluding Observations
    • Periodic Report of the DRC
  3. List of Participants


Past Sessions
  • 47th Ordinary Session
  • 46th Ordinary Session
  • 45th Ordinary Session
  • 44th Ordinary Session
  • 5th Extraordinary Session
  • 43rd Ordinary Session
  • 42nd Ordinary Session