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    UNSR Report: Disease Pandemics and the Freedom of Opinion and Expression

    May 4, 2020

    In this report, the UNSR on Freedom of Expression registers alarm that some efforts to combat the coronavirus disease pandemic may be failing to meet the standards of legality, necessity, and proportionality. The Special Rapporteur highlights five areas of concern, showing that access to information, independent media, and other free expression rights are critical to meeting the challenges of the pandemic.

    African Government Responses to COVID-19

    April 6, 2020

    This page provides information on African government responses to the coronavirus, using information from the COVID-19 Civic Freedom Tracker.

    Civil Society and Government Meet in The Gambia to Discuss New NGO Bill

    February 7, 2020

    From February 4 - 6, 2020, ICNL's Sub-Saharan Africa team facilitated a three-day consultative meeting in Banjul-The Gambia to discuss the country's new NGO bill. Participants discussed how the bill can be improved by bringing its provisions in line with existing international and regional standards, as well as best practices on freedom of association.

    National Human Rights Commission Act

    January 18, 2018

    National Human Rights Commission Act, 2017 1 NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION ACT, 2017 ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS Section PART I – PRELIMINARY 1. Short title and […]

    The Constitutional Review Commission Bill

    January 18, 2018

    1 THE CONSTITUTIONAL REVIEW COMMISSION BILL, 2017 ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS SECTION PART I – PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS 1. Short title 2. Interpretation PART II – ESTABLISHMENT […]

    Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission Bill

    January 18, 2018

    D R A F T Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission Bill, 2017 1 TRUTH, RECONCILIATION AND REPARATIONS COMMISSION BILL, 2017 ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS Section PART […]

    Public Order Act No. 5

    January 1, 2018

    Gambia_puborder.pdf

    NGO Decree No. 81

    January 1, 2018

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    Criminal Code (Amendment) Act

    January 1, 2018

    Gambia_crimcode.pdf

    Public Administration Country Profile

    November 5, 2012

    All papers, statistics and materials contained in the Country Profiles express entirely the opinion of the mentioned authors. They should not, unless otherwise mentioned, be […]

    Constitution of the Second Republic of The Gambia

    September 2, 2012

    CONSTITUTION OF THE SECOND REPUBLIC OF THE GAMBIA Adopted on 8 August 1996, entered into force in January 1997, last amended in 2001 In the […]

    Country Reports: Sub-Saharan Africa

    September 1, 2001

    The International Journal of Not-for-Profit Law Volume 4, Issue 1, September 2001 Gambia An Official Says that 98 NGOs have Been Registered* The Gambia has […]