ACHR: 23; CFREU 39; ACHPR 13; ADRDM 20; UDHR 21; ICCPR 25 A),



African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights “Banjul Charter” art. 13


Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women. General Assembly, A/RES/34/180, December 18, 1982, art. 7


Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Art 29


Convention on the Political Rights of Woman


Declaration on the Rights of Persons Belonging to National or Ethnic, Religious and Linguistic Minorities arts 2 and 3


General Comment No. 25, Human Rights Committee, ICCPR, UN.


Inter-American Convention on the Granting of Political Rights to Women.


Inter-American Democratic Charter arts. 2, 3 and 6


International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination. General Assembly resolution 2106 (XX), December 21, 1965. Art. 5


International Convention on the protection of the rights of all migrant workers and members of their families. General Assembly resolution No 45/158, December 18, 1990. Art 42.


Proclamation of Teheran, International Conference on Human Rights, Teheran, May 13, 1968


Protocol No. 1 to the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (article 3)


United Nations Declaration on the elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination. Art. 6


Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action. World Conference on Human Rights, May 14 to June 25, 1993 arts. I.8, I.18, I.20, II.B.2.27

Inter-American Court

Case of Yatama v. Nicaragua. PO, Merits, R and C. June 23, 2005. Series C No. 127. Par. 191-193 (content) -200


Requirements, limitations

Case of Yatama v. Nicaragua. PO, Merits, R and C. June 23, 2005. Series C No. 127.par. 206-219