Freedom of assembly must be respected in the context of political rallies and meetings.
- State authorities must observe their duty of neutrality. In particular, this concerns: iii. the right to demonstrate.
- States shall respect and ensure the human rights of all individuals within their territory and subject to their jurisdiction. In time of elections, the State and its organs should therefore ensure: That freedom of movement, assembly, association and expression are respected, particularly in the context of political rallies and meetings.