Litigating the Right to Health in Africa: Challenges and by Ebenezer Durojaye

By Ebenezer Durojaye

health and wellbeing rights litigation remains to be an rising phenomenon in Africa, regardless of the constitutions of many African nations having provisions to boost the ideal to health and wellbeing. Litigation offers a strong instrument not just to carry governments liable for failure to grasp the suitable to wellbeing and fitness, but additionally to empower the folk to hunt redress for the violation of this crucial correct. With contributions from activists and students throughout Africa, the gathering features a assorted variety of case reviews in the course of the area, demonstrating that even in jurisdictions the place the precise to health and wellbeing has no longer been explicitly assured, makes an attempt were made to litigate in this correct. the gathering focusses on knowing the criminal framework for the popularity of the suitable to well-being, the demanding situations humans come across in litigating future health rights matters and clients of litigating health rights circumstances in Africa. The ebook additionally takes a comparative method of litigating the ideal to wellbeing and fitness earlier than nearby human rights our bodies. This ebook may be beneficial examining to students, researchers, policymakers, activists and scholars drawn to the proper to health.

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