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GAOR 63RD SUPP44 RPT COMM TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Thirty-ninth Session (5-23 November 2007); Fortieth Session (28 April-16 May 2008)

Series:
Reports of the Committee Against Torture
25 Nov 2008
This is the official Record of the Report of the Committee against Torture on the 
Thirty-ninth Session (5-23 November 2007); Fortieth Session (28 April-16 May 2008).
INSTRUM ESTADO DERECH PARA SOCIED

Instrumentos del Estado de Derecho para Sociedades que han Salido de un Conflicto

Aprovechamiento Máximo del Legado de los Tribunales Mixtos

6 Nov 2008
Aprovechamiento Máximo del Legado de los Tribunales Mixtos explora como los tribunales mixtos pueden recibir los mandatos y el apoyo político necesita ser más eficaz en el edificio de capacidad y otorgamiento de una herencia duradera sobre el sistema de justicia. Basado en estándares de derechos ...
PRACTICAS BUEN GOBIERNO PARA PROTE

Prácticas de Buen Gobierno para la Protección de los Derechos Humanos

6 Nov 2008
Este libro se compone de cuatro partes. La primera sobre el fortalecimiento de las instituciones democráticas, la segunda sobre la mejora de la prestación de servicios, la tercera expone el estado de derecho y la ultima la lucha contra la corrupción. La presenta publicación pretende salvar la d...
GAOR 62ND SUPP44 RPT COMM TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Thirty-seventh Session (6-24 November 2006); Thirty-eighth Session (30 April-18 May 2007)

Series:
Reports of the Committee Against Torture
15 Sep 2008
This is the official Record of the Report of the Committee against Torture on the 
Thirty-seventh Session (6-24 November 2006); Thirty-eighth Session (30 April-18 May 2007) .
SELEC DECIS HUMAN RIGHTS COM V9

Selected Decisions of the Human Rights Committee under the Optional Protocol, Vol 9

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

2 Apr 2009
The Human Rights Committee started its work under the Optional Protocol at its second session in 1977. From then until its eighty-fourth session in 2005, 1414 communications relating to alleged violations by 78 States Parties were placed before it for consideration. This volume presents interlocu...
SELECT DECIS COMM AGAIN TORTURE V1

Selected Decisions of the Committee Against Torture, Vol.1

Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

19 Jan 2009
The worldwide eradication of the practice of torture was one of the major challenges of the United Nations only a few years after it was created. To ensure adequate protection for all persons against torture and other forms of cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, the United Nation...
CLAIMING MILLENNIUM DEV GOALS

Claiming the Millennium Development Goals

A Human Rights Approach

29 Jul 2008
The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are time-bound development targets that address many dimensions of poverty, such as hunger, disease, inadequate water supplies and lack of education. This publication sets out a human rights approach to the MDGs, the primary purpose of which is to outline a...
RULE OF LAW TOOLS POST CONFL

Rule-of-law Tools for Post-conflict States

Maximizing the Legacy of Hybrid Courts

7 Nov 2008
Maximizing the Legacy of Hybrid Courts explores how hybrid courts can receive the mandates and the political support required to be more effective in building capacity and bestowing an enduring legacy upon the justice system. Grounded in international human rights standards and inspired by best p...
RULE OF LAW TOOLS POST CONFL

Rule-of-law Tools for Post-conflict States

Reparations Programmes

21 Apr 2008
In response to the myriad violations and abuses of fundamental rights that take place particularly during conflicts and under authoritarian regimes, a variety of measures have been developed. This publication has reviewed some of the relevant international law instruments on reparations, and has ...
PRINCIPAUX INSTRUMENTS INTERNATION

Principaux instruments internationaux relatifs aux droits de l'homme

nouveaux traités

19 Mar 2008
Cette publication complète le recueil que le Haut-Commissariat des Nations Unies aux droits de l'homme (HCDH) a publié en 2006 : Principaux instruments internationaux relatifs aux droits de l'homme. En publiant ces nouveaux instruments sous une forme facile à consulter, le HCDH souhaite les rendr...
PROPUESTA DE REFORMA CONSTITUCION

Propuesta de Reforma Constitucional en Materia de Derechos Humanos

Elaborada por las Organizaciones de la Sociedad Civil y por Académicas y Académicos Especialistas en Derechos Humanos

13 Aug 2008
Esta publicación presenta la propuesta de reforma constitucional en materia de derechos humanos la cual es el resultado del trabajo conjunto de un grupo amplio de académicos, académicas y representantes de organizaciones no gubernamentales con amplia experiencia en diversos aspectos de los derec...
GOOD GOVERN PRACTICE PROTECT HUMAN

Good Governance Practices for the Protection of Human Rights

27 Feb 2008
The publication defines good governance as the exercise of authority through political and institutional processes that are transparent and accountable, and encourage public participation. It explores the links between good governance and human rights in four areas: democratic institutions, the ...
GAOR 62ND SUPP18 ELIM RAC DISCRIM

Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination: Seventieth Session (19 February-9 March 2007); Seventy-first Session (30 July-17 August 2007)

General Assembly Official Records, Sixty-second session

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Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
18 Jan 2008
The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination held two regular sessions in 2007: the seventieth (1787th to 1817th meetings) and seventy-first (1818th to 1845th meetings). The Committee remains committed to a continual process of reflection on and improvement of its working methods, wi...
HNDBK HIV & HUMAN RGHTS

Handbook on HIV and Human Rights for National Human Rights Institutions

28 Dec 2007
This Handbook is designed to assist national human rights institutions to integrate HIV into their mandate to protect and promote human rights. It provides a basic overview of the role of human rights in an effective response to the epidemic and suggests concrete activities that national institut...
LE VIH/SIDA ET LES DROITS L

VIH/SIDA et les droits de l'homme, Le - Directives internationales

Version consolidée 2006

30 Nov 2007
Les Directives proposent des mesures concrètes qui pourraient être prises afin de protéger les droits de l'homme et la santé dans le contexte du VIH/SIDA. Elles représentent un apport important en matière de droits de l'homme comme de santé publique et mettent en lumière la synergie de ces deux ...