General Comment No. 4 on the African
Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights:
The Right to Redress for Victims of Torture
and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading
Punishment or Treatment (Article 5)

Adopted at the 21st Extra-Ordinary Session of the
African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights,
held from 23 February to 4 March 2017
in Banjul, The Gambia

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