Overview of African human rights conventions and frameworks
Resource centre: Regional and international conventions
There are a number of important international agreements, declarations and other instruments, which guide our work and that of free expression activists around the world.
Provision relevant to freedom of expression: ARTICLE 27: State Parties shall commit themselves to: . . . (8) Promoting freedom of expression, in particular freedom of the press and fostering a ...
Section 2 deals with freedom of media and code of ethics.