Decree of the Presidency of the Interim Administration of Afghanistan on the Establishment

Decree of the Presidency of the Interim Administration of Afghanistan on the Establishment

of an Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission

Date: 6/June/2002

 

 

Whereas, the Agreement on Provisional Arrangements in Afghanistan Pending The Re-Establishment

of Permanent Government Institutions (hereinafter, “the Bonn Agreement”) provides that: “The Interim Administration shall, with the assistance of the United Nations, establish an independent human rights commission, whose responsibilities will include human rights monitoring, investigation of

violations of human rights, and development of domestic human rights institutions,” Details