Cote d' Ivoire's Truth Panel Seen Faltering
Observers have criticized the country's truth commission, which recently ended its two-year mandate, for failing to help heal divisions.
A house destroyed by violence in the west of the country (file photo).
Cote d'Ivoire: Ivoirians Face an Incomplete Justice
Inter Press Service, 31 October 2013
"We are sad. We want our president back," Yao Amandine told IPS from a street corner in the Ivorian economic metropolis, Abidjan, after the International Criminal Court ruled... read more »
UN News Service, 24 October 2013
Victims of the violent post-election crisis that gripped Côte d'Ivoire two years ago must not be forgotten, an independent United Nations human rights expert stressed today,... read more »
Cote d'Ivoire: Universal Periodic Review - Côte d'Ivoire
Human Rights Watch, 16 September 2013
Ivorians went to the polls in November 2010 looking to move past a decade of serious human rights abuses and politico-military stalemate. Instead, when incumbent President Laurent... read more »
Cote d'Ivoire: Old Stalwarts Set to Run Again for President
ThinkAfricaPress, 1 August 2013
Apart from Gbagbo, the same political heavyweights who have been involved in problematic elections in the Ivory Coast for the past twenty years look set to run again.read more »
Cote d'Ivoire: Country on Right Track 'Despite Challenges'
UN News Service, 18 July 2013
While Côte d'Ivoire is on the right path following a violent post-election crisis in 2011, threats to its peace and political stability should not be underestimated, a senior... read more »
Human Rights Watch, 21 May 2013
Côte d'Ivoire's government has made little progress in addressing root causes of the country's decade of politico-military violence in the two years since President Alassane... read more »
United Nations, 25 April 2013
Concerned that the circulation of weapons continued to pose "significant" risks to the stability of Côte d'Ivoire, the Security Council today extended its arms embargo, as... read more »
Côte d'Ivoire security forces and a state-backed militia are creating a climate of fear that is preventing hundreds of thousands of people displaced by post-election violence from ... Read more »