The Constitutional Court is South Africa's highest court on constitutional matters. Its website informs about its functions and gives access to its judgements. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Community Court of Justice was established in 1991 and the Revised Treaty of the community came into existence in 1993. According to the Protocol on the community Court of Justice it shall1. ... ensure the observance of the law and of the principles of equity in the interpretation and application of the provisions of the Treaty.2. ... also be competent to deal with disputes referred to it in accordance with the provisions of Article 36 of the Treaty, by Member States or the Authority, when such disputes arise between the Member States or between one or more Member States and the Institutions of the Community, on the interpretation or application of the provisions of the Treaty.3. A Member State may on behalf of its nationals, institute proceedings against another Member State or Institution of the Community, relating to the interpretation and application of the provisions of the Treaty, after attempts to settle the disputes amicably have failed.4. ... shall have any powers conferred upon it specifically by the provisions of this Protocol. ... [according to site editor's information]
The website of the Project on International Courts and Tribunals (PICT) provides a centralized source for scholars, practitioners and laypersons working in or on the Continent and a reference to the work of African Courts and Tribunals. Here you will find for each international court or tribunal substantially touching Africa:
* An overview
* Any recent news
* The basic documents
* A selected bibliography
* Biographies of its judges
* Related jurisprudence from Member States ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
CEAC is a network of NGOs and human rights institutions formed in May 2003. The objectives of the Coalition are to have full ratification of the protocol establishing the African Court by all 53 member states of the African Union (AU); to enhance transparency in the nomination and election of judges; provide a platform for sustainable civil society participation in the creation of the African Court; and provide technical support to the AU and the African Court. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The Special Court for Sierra Leone was set up jointly by the Government of Sierra Leone and the United Nations. It is mandated to try those who bear the greatest responsibility for serious violations of international humanitarian law and Sierra Leonean law committed in the territory of Sierra Leone since 30 November 1996.
The website gives access to a number of related documents. ... [according to site editor's information]
Diese im Jahr 1997 gegründete Vereinigung besteht aus mehr als 40 Verfassungsgerichten aus Afrika, Europa, Amerika und Asien, deren Gemeinsamkeit die Verwendung der französischen Sprache ist.
Die Internetseite der "ACCPUF" stellt folgende Informationen zur Verfügung:
- Texte über die Organisation und Aufgaben aller Mitglieder,
- thematische Publikationen und Berichte verschiedener Treffen der Vereinigung sowohl über Rechtsprinzipien als auch Probleme zum Funktionieren eines Verfassungsgerichts.
Außerdem verlinkt die Internetseite auf die Datenbank des Europarates, CODICES, mit den wichtigsten verfassungsrechtlichen Entscheidungen. ... [Gemäß den Informationen des Anbieters - Übersetzung Vifarom]
UNDP links global and national efforts to achieve the Millennium goals aims and helps host countries to find solutions to global and national development challenges. Main areas of activity are:
- Democratic governance
- Poverty reduction
- Crisis prevention and recovery
- Environment and energy
Through the Resident Co-ordinator System UNDP plays a significant co-ordination role for the UN's activities in the field of development. ... [Redaktion ilissAfrica]