Explores the relationship between Regional Economic Communities (REC) and the African Commission on Human and People's Rights. Examines the causes of proliferation of RECs in Africa and the rationale for their
involvement in human rights matters and illustrates the contribution of RECs to the promotion and protection of human rights in
Dissertation submitted to the Faculty of Law University of Pretoria, in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree Masters of Law (LLM in Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa). Prepared under the supervision of EK Quashigah, Faculty of Law, University of Ghana, Ghana.
Thesis (LLM (Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa))--University of Pretoria, 2009.