Practice Relating to Rule 139. Respect for International Humanitarian Law
Senegal’s Decree on the High Commission for Human Rights and the Promotion of Peace (2004) states:
The High Commission for Human Rights and the Promotion of Peace is … tasked with monitoring all questions regarding the promotion and protection of human rights [and] the implementation of international humanitarian law …
To this effect:
- it watches over … the implementation of international conventions in the field of human rights and international humanitarian law, and contributes to the adaption of domestic law to these conventions.