West and Central Africa

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  • WEST AND CENTRAL AFRICA
  • BENIN
  • BURKINA FASO
  • CAMEROON
  • CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
  • CHAD
  • CONGO
  • CôTE D’IVOIRE
  • EQUATORIAL GUINEA
  • GABON
  • GAMBIA
  • GHANA
  • GUINEA
  • GUINEA-BISSAU
  • LIBERIA
  • MALI
  • MAURITANIA
  • NIGER
  • NIGERIA
  • SENEGAL
  • SIERRA LEONE
  • TOGO

Overview

As Africa remembers the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide, violent conflicts dogged much of the continent throughout 2014 – unfolding or escalating in a particularly bloody way in the Central African Republic (CAR), South Sudan and Nigeria, and continuing unresolved in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Sudan and Somalia.

Countries in West and Central Africa

Commentary

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Our Offices

About

Amnesty International has three regional offices in Africa. These offices are major hubs for our investigations, campaigns and communications. The regional offices strengthen the work of Sections that work at the national level.

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West and Central Africa (Dakar, Senegal)

Address

Address: Point E - Immeuble Malaado Plazza, 6ème Etage P.O. Box 47582 - Dakar, SENEGAL

Phone

+221 33 869 30 03