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Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
ABC TEACHING HUMAN RGHTS PRAC

ABC Teaching Human Rights

Practical Activities for Primary and Secondary Schools

14 Jan 2005
This publication aims to serve as a user-friendly tool for human rights education and a multi-coloured umbrella covering a number of basic human rights areas. It offers practical advice to teachers and other educators who want to foster human rights awareness and action among primary and secondar...
PACTO INTERNACIONAL DE DERECHOS

Pacto Internacional de Derechos Civiles y Políticos

Selección de Decisiones del Comité de Derechos Humanos Adoptadas con Arreglo al Protocolo Facultativo

7 Nov 2003
Este reporte se ha publicado de acuerdo a la decisión del Comité de Derechos Humanos de diseminar sus trabajos a una mayor audiencia. Incluye 16 opiniones expresadas en siete sesiones del comité y cubre desde el mes de julio de 1988 a julio de 1990.
DERECH HUMANOS Y DISCAPACIDAD

Derechos Humanos y Discapacidad

Uso Actual y Posibilidades Futuras de los Instrumentos de Derechos Humanos de las Naciones Unidas en el Contexto de la Discapacidad

8 Aug 2003
El presente estudio trata del uso actual y las posibilidades futuras de los instrumentos de derechos humanos de las Naciones Unidas en el contexto específico de la discapacidad.
DROITS DE L

Droits de l'Homme et Invalidité

L'Utilisation Actuelle et l'Usage Potentiel des Instruments des Nations Unies Relatifs aux Droits de l'Homme dans la Perspective de l'Invalidité

8 Aug 2003
Cette étude complète et bien documentée examine la nature du passage à une conception de l'invalidité fondée sur les droits de l'homme. Elle évalue l'utilisation actuelle des instruments des Nations Unies relatifs aux droits de l'homme et analyse en détail la façon dont chacun des six instrument...
HUMAN RIGHTS & LAW ENFORC TRAINER

Human Rights and Law Enforcement

A Trainer's Guide on Human Rights for the Police

Series:
Professional Training Series in Human Rights
8 Aug 2003
This Trainer’s Guide provides session outlines on a full range of human rights topics, group exercises, and instructions and tips for trainers. It also includes a number of training tools such as overhead transparencies used in conducting police training courses. It is a component of a three-part...
HUMAN RIGHTS THE ADMIN JUSTICE

Human Rights in the Administration of Justice

A Manual for Judges, Prosecutors and Lawyers

Series:
Professional Training Series in Human Rights
11 Feb 2005
Independent legal professionals play a fundamental role in the administration of justice and the protection of human rights. Judges, prosecutors and lawyers need to have access to information on the human rights standards laid down in the main international legal instruments and to the related ju...
HUMAN RIGHTS COMPI V1 P1&2

Human Rights

A Compilation of International Instruments - Universal Instruments

7 Aug 2003
This two part volume replaces volume one of A Compilation of International Instruments, published by the United Nations in 1993. It is an extensive collection of existing human rights instruments adopted at both universal and regional levels up to 18 December 2002. Widely quoted treaties that ca...
ABOLICION DE LA ESCLAVITUD Y SUS

Abolición de la Esclavitud y sus Formas Contemporáneas, La

6 Jun 2003
Este documento resume el derecho internacional básico sobre la esclavitud, sus orígenes y la evolución de la campaña internacional para abolir la trata de esclavos y la esclavitud, las instituciones y los instrumentos jurídicos establecidos para suprimir la esclavitud, la evolución de la definici...
ABOLISHING SLAVERY & ITS CONTEM

Abolishing Slavery and Its Contemporary Forms

6 Jun 2003
This review summarizes the core international law against slavery, its origins, and the progress of the international campaign to abolish slave trade and slavery. The subjects that are covered include: the legal instruments and institutions that have been established to combat slavery (including...
INTL COVENANT ON CIVIL & POLITICAL

Selected Decisions of the Human Rights Committee under the Optional Protocol

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

21 Feb 2003
This report is produced in line with the Human Rights Committee’s decision to have it’s work disseminated to a larger audience. It includes 16 opinions expressed in seven Human Rights Committee sessions, the thirty-third to the thirty-ninth, covering the period July 1988 – July 1990.
GAOR 57TH SUPP44 AGAINST TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Twenty-seventh Session (12-23 November 2001) Twenty-eight Session (29 April-17 May 2002)

Series:
Reports of the Committee Against Torture
10 Jan 2003
This is the official Record of the Report of the Committee against Torture on the 
Twenty-seventh Session (12-23 November 2001) Twenty-eight Session (29 April-17 May 2002).
HUMAN RGHTS & DISABILITY

Human Rights and Disability

The Current Use and Future Potential of United Nations Human Rights Instruments in the Context of Disability

12 Dec 2002
This study looks at the current use and future potential of the United Nations’ human rights instruments in the field of disability. The world’s perspective shifted over the past two decades. People with disabilities used to be perceived as creating problems; now they are considered holders of ri...
PROTOCOLO ESTAMBUL MANUAL PARA INV

Protocolo de Estambul

Manual para la Investigación y Documentación Eficaces de la Tortura y otros Tratos o Penas Crueles, Inhumanos o Degradantes

Series:
Serie de Capacitación Profesional
21 Feb 2002
En el curso de los dos últimos decenios se ha aprendido mucho acerca de la tortura y sus consecuencias, pero antes del presente manual no se contaba con directrices internacionales para su documentación. Se pretende que el Manual Para la Investigación y Documentación Eficaces de la Tortura y Otro...
PROTOCOLE D

Protocole d'Istanbul

Manuel pour Enquêter Efficacement sur la Torture et autres Peines ou Traitements Cruels, Inhumains ou Degradants

Series:
Série sur la Formation Professionnelle
30 Nov 2001
Ce manuel contient des directives pour évaluer les victimes présumées de tortures et autres mauvais traitements et pour enquêter sur les allégations de torture. Il a été conçu et élaboré par plus de 75 spécialistes du droit, de la santé et des droits de l'homme, représentant 40 organisations ou ...
CAPACITACION MATERIA DERECHO

Capacitación en Materia de Derechos Humanos

Manual de Metodología de la Capacitación en Materia de Derechos Humanos

Series:
Serie de Capacitación Profesional
19 Oct 2001
La Oficina del Alto Comisionado de las Naciones Unidas para los Derechos Humanos se ha dedicado muchos años a la capacitación de personas que trabajan en distintas profesiones en esferas de los derechos humanos que conciernen a su ámbito particular de competencia. La metodología se ha elaborado p...
ISTANBUL PROTOCOL MANUAL

Istanbul Protocol

Manual on the Effective Investigation and Documentation of Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Series:
Professional Training Series in Human Rights
16 Nov 2001
Although international human rights and humanitarian law consistently prohibit torture under any circumstance, torture and ill-treatment are practiced in more than half the world's countries. This manual was developed to enable states to address one of the most fundamental concerns in protecting ...
FORMATION AUX DROITS DE L

Formation aux Droits de l'Homme

Guide de Formation á l'Intention des Professionnels adultes

Series:
Série sur la Formation Professionnelle
26 Jan 2001
Cet ouvrage offre une méthodologie de la formation aux droits de l'homme à l'intention de professionnels adultes. Il indique comment parvenir à une méthode de formation efficace et fournit des explications sur la conception internationale des droits de l'homme ainsi que sur leurs sources, systèm...
HUMAN RGHTS TRAINING MANUAL

Human Rights Training

A Manual on Human Rights Training Methodology

Series:
Professional Training Series in Human Rights
1 Sep 2000
The publication presents human rights training methodology developed on the basis of the experience gained by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) throughout the many years of experience in the field. The methodological approach the publication introduces, i...
VIH/SIDA ET LES DROITS DE HOMME

VIH/SIDA et les Droits de L'homme, Le

Directives Internationales

3 Jul 1998
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 ...
VIH/SIDA Y LOS DERECHOS HUMANOS

VIH/SIDA y los Derechos Humanos, El

Directrices Internacionales

8 May 1998
El presente documento contiene las Directrices aprobadas en la Segunda Consulta Internacional sobre el VIH/SIDA y los Derechos Humanos, celebrada en Ginebra del 23 al 25 de septiembre de 1996, para ayudara los Estados a dar al VIH/SIDA una respuesta positiva de índole jurídica que contribuya a re...
HIV/AIDS & HUMAN RGHTS INTL

HIV/AIDS and Human Rights

International Guidelines

27 Mar 1998
There is increasing recognition that public health often provides an added and compelling justification for safeguarding human rights, despite the respect, protection and fulfilment which they merit in their own right. In the context of HIV/AIDS, an environment in which human rights are respected...
LES DROITS DE L

Les Droits de L'Homme et la Détention Provisoire

Manuel de Normes Internationales en Matière de Détention Provisoire

Series:
Série sur la Formation Professionnelle
10 Jan 1997
Ce manuel est destiné à faire connaître plus largement les normes internationales existant en matière de détention provisoire, ainsi que les diverses interprétations qui leur ont été données. Comme le manuel mentionne des instruments ou des traités régionaux qui n'ont été ratifiés que par certa...