Aug 30th, 2013
The United Nations refugee agency has said that thousands of people have fled to the Central African Republic (CAR)’s main international airport to escape violence in the country in recent days. “Over the past 10 days arbitrary arrests, detention, torture, extortion, armed robberies, phys...
In African Union (AU)
Feb 7th, 2013
FIDH welcomes the African Union’s commitment to prioritising the protection of civilians and restoration of the rule of law in conflict resolution, made during its recent Twentieth Summit. Our organisation calls on the African Union (AU) to now take all the necessary steps to give plain effect to the...