Key Treaties

On the UN Declaration on the Granting of Independence

UNGA Res 1514 (XV)

On the principle of the intangibility of borders existing upon achievement of independence

Article 4b – Constitutive Act of the African Union (Article 4b)

On the right to self-determination

Article 1.1 – International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

On the will of the people being the sole authority to their own government

Article 21.3 – Universal Declaration of Human Rights