Human Rights and Refugees

GAOR 72ND SUPP53 HR COUNCIL RPT

Report of the Human Rights Council

Twenty-sixth special session (14 December 2016), Thirty-fourth (27 February-24 March 2017) and Thirty-fifth Sessions (6-23 June June 2017)

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Report of the Human Rights Council
20 Apr 2018
This is the official report submitted to the General Assembly by the Human Rights Council on its twenty-sixth special session (14 December 2016), as well as thirty-fourth (27 February-24 March 2017) and thirty-fifth sessions (6-23 June 2017).
THE MINNESOTA PROTOCOL

The Minnesota Protocol on the Investigation of Potentially Unlawful Death 2016

The Revised United Nations Manual on the Effective Prevention and Investigation of Extra-legal, Arbitrary and Summary Executions

22 Mar 2018
The Minnesota Protocol on the Investigation of Potentially Unlawful Death (2016) is an updated version of the original UN Manual on the Effective Prevention and Investigation of Extra-legal, Arbitrary and Summary Executions of 1991 (commonly known as the Minnesota Protocol). The revised Protocol ...
GAOR 72ND SUPP18 ELIM RACIAL DISCR

Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Ninetieth (2-26 August 2016), Ninety-first (21 November-9 December 2016) and Ninety-second Sessions (24 April-12 May 2017)

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Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
22 Feb 2018
This is the annual report submitted to the General Assembly by the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on its ninetieth (2-26 August 2016), ninety-first (21 November-9 December 2016) and ninety-second sessions (24 April-12 May 2017).
RES BOOK THE USE FORCE & FIREARMS

Resource Book on the Use of Force and Firearms in Law Enforcement

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Criminal Justice Handbook Series
8 Feb 2018
This resource book explores international law sources relevant to the use of force and the general responsibility of law enforcement authorities for the use of force. It discusses a number of instruments of force, including firearms, and the conditions under which these should be used. It furthe...
WORLD HUMANITARIAN DATA 2017

World Humanitarian Data and Trends 2017

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World Humanitarian Data and Trends
6 Feb 2018
This publication highlights major trends in the nature of humanitarian crises, their underlying causes and drivers, and the actors that participate in prevention, response and recovery. Beyond providing statistics, the report uses infographics to display trend analyses that show how the humanitar...
UNIV DECLAR HUMAN RIGHTS 2017

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

10 Dec 2017
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) is the first international agreement setting out freedoms, rights and entitlements for all humanity to claim. It emphasizes the inextricable relationship between fundamental freedoms and social justice, and their connection with peace and security....
DECLARAT UNIV DROITS LHOMME 2017

Declaration Universelle des Droits de l'Homme

10 Dec 2017
La Déclaration universelle des droits de l'homme (DUDH) est le premier document international établissant les libertés et les droits pour toute l'humanité. Il souligne la relation inextricable entre les libertés fondamentales et la justice sociale, et leur lien avec la paix et la sécurité. L'Asse...