African Court on Human and People's rights Collection
The Documentation Unit supports the Vision, Mission and Objectives of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights (herein refers to the Court) as it is stipulated in the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights. Thus, the mandate of the Documentation Unit of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights is to support the Court fulfill its mission, goals and vision through organizing, managing and making accessible all internally produced documents.
These documents are products of activities of the Court; therefore, they must be well-preserved to ensure that they are, authentic, reliable and useable. The same serves not only as evidence but they ensure accountability, transparency and good governance. The African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights like any other organization of the current Information age relies upon organized documents and well-managed records for information, communication and sound decisions