Daily Archives : 25th June 2015


Central African Republic: abuse by troops?

The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) has voiced its deep concern over the situation of children at the centre of allegations of sexual abuse by French and other foreign troops in the Central African Republic (CAR)….

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Senegal: Policy Support Instrument approved

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)  approved a three-year Policy Support Instrument (PSI)1 for Senegal, on 25th July.  The PSI supports implementation of a three-year program of macroeconomic reforms designed to advance the Plan Sénégal Emergent (PSE),…

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Uganda NGO bill and UN Human Rights

United Nations human rights expert Maina Kiai urged Ugandan legislators to hold meaningful consultations with civil society on a Bill that aims at regulating non-governmental organisations (NGO). A one-day consultation is taking place on 25th June in Kampala. “Since the…

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