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1 AFRICAN UNION UNION AFRICAINE UNIÃO AFRICANA African Commission on Human & Peoples Rights Commission Africaine des Droits de l Homme & des Peuples 31 Bijilo Annex Layout, Kombo North District, Western Region, P. O. Box 673, Banjul, The Gambia Tel: (220) / ; Fax: (220) Web 62 nd ORDINARY SESSION OF THE AFRICAN COMMISSION ON HUMAN AND PEOPLES RIGHTS (25 April to 9 May 2018 in) Nouakchott, Mauritania Draft Public Session Agenda Day 1: Wednesday 25 April 2018 Item 1 09:00 13:00 Opening Ceremony (Public session) Item 2 13:00 13:30 Adoption of the Agenda (Private Session) Item 3 15:00 16:30 Human Rights Situation in Africa a) Statements by State Delegates (7 mins) b) Statement by African Union Organs with a Human Rights Mandate (5 mins) c) Statements by Intergovernmental and International Organizations (5 mins) d) Statements by National Human Rights Institutions (5 mins) e) Statements by NGOs (5 mins) Item 4 Panels & Launches 16:45 17:15 Launch of the Human Rights Year Book 17:15 17:45 Launch of the Guidelines on Elections and Access to Information in Africa End of Day 1 bm/mm 1

2 Day 2: Thursday 26 April :00 11:00 Human Rights Situation in Africa cont d 11:15 13:30 Human Rights Situation in Africa cont d 15:00 16:00 Human Rights Situation in Africa cont d Item 4 cont d: Panels & Launches 16:00 16:30 Launch of the ACHPR Study on HIV, the Law and Human Rights in the African Human Rights System: Key Challenges and Opportunities for Rights-Based Responses to HIV Item 4 cont d: 16:45 17:45 Panel discussion on the implementation of the Guidelines for the Policing of Assemblies by Law Enforcement Officials in Africa End of Day 2 Day 3: Friday 27 April :00 11:00 Human Rights Situation in Africa cont d 11:15 11:30 Human Rights Situation in Africa cont d Item 4 cont d Panels & Launches 11:30 12:30 Panel discussion on the implementation of Decisions of the Commission 12:30 13:30 Panel on Extrajudicial and summary or arbitrary killings in Africa bm/mm 2

3 End of Day 3 Day 4: Saturday 28 April :00 10:00 Human Rights Situation in Africa cont d Item 4 cont d Panels & Launches 10:00 11:00 Panel on the Management of Mixed Migration Flows Item 5 11:15 12:15 Relationship and Cooperation with National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) a) Relationship and cooperation between the ACHPR and NHRIs - Consideration of Applications for Affiliate Status from NHRIs b) Relationship and cooperation between the ACHPR and NGOs: - Consideration of Applications for Observer Status from NGOs Item 6 12:30 13:00 Status of Submission of State Party Reports Item 7 13:00 13:30 (i) Consideration of State Periodic Reports - State Presentation (1 Hr) - Commissioner Rapporteur (10 mins) - Each Special Mechanism (7 mins) - - State Response (1Hrs 30 mins) - Concluding remarks of Commissioner Rapporteur and Chairperson (10 mins) Report of the State of Eritrea 15:00 16:30 Report of the State of Eritrea cont d bm/mm 3

4 16:45-17:20 Report of the State of Eritrea cont d Day 5: Sunday 29 April 2018 End of Day 4 13:00 14:30 LUNCH BREAK 14:30 16:30 ii) Report of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 16:30 16:45 TEA/COFFEE BREAK 16:45-17:20 Report of the Federal Republic of Nigeria cont d End of Day 5 Day 6: Monday 30 April 2018 Consideration of State Periodic Reports 09:00 10:40 Report of the State of Eritrea (cont d) 10:40 11:00 iii) Report of the Republic of Togo - State Presentation (1 Hr) - Commissioner Rapporteur (10 mins) - Each Special Mechanism (7 mins) - State Response (1Hrs 30 mins) - Concluding remarks of Commissioner Rapporteur and Chairperson (10 mins) 11:15-13:30 Report of the Republic of Togo (cont d) 15:00 16:40 Report of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (cont d) 16:40-17:05 TEA/COFFEE BREAK Item 4 cont d Panels & Launches 17:05-18:00 Launch of the Study on Child Marriage and Joint General bm/mm 4

5 Comments on Child Marriage Day 7: Tuesday 1 st May 2018 End of Day 6 Consideration of State Periodic Reports 09:00 10:40 Report of the Republic of Togo (cont d) Item 8 10:40 11:00 Activity Reports of the Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, Members of the Commission & Special Mechanisms (Presentations - 20 mins, Interventions States 5 mins, NGOs & NHRIs 3 mins) (i) Chairperson &; Chairperson of the Working Group on Indigenous Populations/Communities in Africa (ii) (iii) (iv) (v) (vi) (vii) Vice-Chairperson & Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression and Access to Information in Africa; Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Women in Africa; Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders in Africa; Special Rapporteur on Prisons, Conditions of Detention and Policing in Africa; Special Rapporteur on Refugees, Asylum Seekers, Internally Displaced Persons and Migrants in Africa; Chairperson of the Working Group on the Rights of Older Persons and People with Disabilities in Africa; (viii) Chairperson of the Working Group on Extractive Industries, Environment and Human Rights Violations in Africa; (ix) (x) (xi) Chairperson of the Working Group on Death Penalty and Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Killings in Africa; Chairperson of the Committee for the Prevention of Torture in Africa; Chairperson of the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of People Living with HIV and those at Risk, Vulnerable to and Affected by HIV; bm/mm 5

6 (xii) Chairperson of the Working Group on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Africa; (xiii) Chairperson of the Working Group on Communications. 11:15-13:30 Activity Reports of the Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, 15: 00 16:30 Activity Reports of the Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, 16:45 17:45 Activity Reports of the Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, End of day 7 Day 8: Wednesday 2 nd May :00 11:00 Activity Reports of the Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, :30 Activity Reports of the Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, 15:00 15:40 Activity Reports of the Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, Item 9 Presentation of APRM Report 15:40 16:30 Report of the Federal Republic of Nigeria bm/mm 6

7 Item 4 cont d Panels & Launches 16:45 17:45 Panel discussion on the 15 th Anniversary of the Maputo Protocol End of Day 8 Adjournment of Public Session, to resume on 9 May 2018 Day 15: Wednesday 9 May Public Session Closing Ceremony 09:00 12:00 Reading of the Final Communiqué and Closing Ceremony 12:00 13:00 Press Conference END OF THE 62 ND ORDINARY SESSION bm/mm 7

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