JOURNAL OF UWC FACULTY OF LAW | ISSN 2077-4907 | Short URL www.ldd.org.za

Special Issue 2013



Guidelines and principles on imprisonment and the prevention of torture under the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights: How relevant are they for South Africa? pg 363

 Muntingh, Lukas 

It must be regarded as a peculiarity that the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights makes no specific mention of prisoners' rights and that these rights have to be inferred from overall reading of the Charter, and in particular Articles 4-6. There also does not exist in respect of...


How international human rights law influences domestic law in Africa, pg 378

 Killander, Magnus 

International law plays an important role in framing the content of national law. This is evident with regard to norms of environmental law, crime prevention and human rights, to name just a few areas where norms adopted by global and regional organisations influence, and to a certain extent harmonise, national...