East African Court: Community Must Investigate Tanzania’s Expulsion of Migrants

Published: 9/May/2016
Source: International Justice Resource Center

The East African Court of Justice (EACJ) recently held that the East African Community (EAC) breached its duties to effectively investigate and redress possible violations of the principles in the EAC Treaty that arose from the allegedly illegal expulsion of Rwandan and Burundian immigrants from Tanzania in 2013.

Read analysis of judgement on International Justice Resource Center website.

Themes: Sub-regional Standards, Deportation and Mass Expulsions, Mass Expulsions
Regions: Burundi, East Africa, Rwanda, Tanzania
Year: 2016