The Central African Republic: Introductory Note
Kameldy NeldjingayeEdited By: Institute for International and Comparative Law in Africa
© 2018 Oxford University Press
The origins and historical development of the 2016 Constitution of the Central African Republic (CAR) can be traced back to the country’s political history and the recent devastating conflict it has faced, including the political transition of 2013. The main guiding principles of the 2016 Constitution have been the key recommendations of the National Reconciliation Conference, known as the ‘Bangui Forum’, organised during the political transition of 2013, related to the fight against impunity, tribalism, corruption, and the prohibition of coups d’état . A former...