Minority based and advocacy organisations

African Centre for Democracy and Human Rights Studies (ACDHRS)
Tel: +220-4462-341, 4462-342
Email: info@acdhrs.org
Website: www.acdhrs.org

African Commission on Human Rights and Peoples’ Rights (ACHPR)
Tel: +220-4392-962, 4372-070, 4377-721
Email: achpr@achpr.org
Website: www.achpr.org

Amnesty International
Tel: +220-4494-140
Email: admin-gm@amnesty.org

Sources and further reading

Bowman, J., Ominous Transition: Commerce and Colonial Expansion in the Senegambia and Guinea,1857-1919,Aldershot,Avebury,1996.

Gailey, H.A., Historical Dictionary of the Gambia, Metuchen, NJ, Scarecrow Press, 1987.

Hughes, A and Perfect, D., A Political History of the Gambia, Rochester, Rochester University Press, 2006.

Reporters Without Borders, Deyda Hydara: The Death of a Journalist under Surveillance, May 2005.