Witchcraft and the human rights of persons with albinism 2017, para. 77
Attacks against persons with albinism are characterized by the hacking off of body parts. This appears to be the primary purpose of a majority of attacks. Body parts such as limbs are removed from the body and transported to alleged witchdoctors for the purpose of concocting muti or juju medicines and potions.
Non-negotiated soft law
Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
Special Procedures' report
Means of adoption
IE Albinism, Report to the HRC (2017), A/HRC/34/59, para. 77.