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Africa: Human Rights "Commissions" Have Little Effect; State-Sponsored Bodies Often Silent on Abuses
Author: Human Rights Watch, Published on: 22 February 2001
A rapid growth in government-sponsored human rights commissions across Africa has not generally led to better human rights protection, Human Rights Watch charged in a major new study released today.