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UNIV DECLAR HUMAN RIGHTS (M) HC

Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Multilingual Edition)

13 Dec 2016
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....
MIGRANT SMUGGLING DATA & RESEARCH

Migrant Smuggling Data and Research

A Global Review of the Emerging Evidence Base

4 Nov 2016
The report shows that important research has been undertaken on the transnational crime aspects of migrant smuggling, including on routes, smuggling organizations (such as criminal networking and facilitation), smuggler profiles and fees/payment. Likewise, there is an emerging academic literature...
GAOR 70TH SUPP44 RPT COMM TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Fifty-third session (3-28 November 2014) and Fifty-fourth session (20 April-15 May 2015)

Series:
Reports of the Committee Against Torture
28 Oct 2016
This is the official Record of the Report of the Committee against Torture on the Fifty-third session (3-28 November 2014) and the Fifty-fourth session (20 April-15 May 2015)
GAOR 70TH SUPP36 OHCHR RPT

Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Series:
Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
28 Oct 2016
The present report, submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 48/141, provides an overview of the work of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) at headquarters and in the field between August 2014 and July 2015. This is the first report of the High Co...
GAOR 70TH SUPP18 ELIM RACIAL DISCR

Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Eighty-fifth session (11-29 August 2014) and Eighty-sixth session (27 April-15 May 2015

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Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
25 Oct 2016
This is the official record of the Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on the Eighty-fifth session (11-29 August 2014) and Eighty-sixth session (27 April-15 May 2015
UPROOTED

Uprooted

The Growing Crisis for Refugee and Migrant Children

14 Oct 2016
The growing crisis of refugee and migrant children' presents, for the first time, comprehensive, global data about refugee and migrant children - where they were born, where they move and some of the dangers they face along the way. The report sheds light on the truly global nature of childhood m...
GLOBAL RPT TRAFFICK IN PERSON 2016

Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2016

Series:
Global Report on Trafficking in Persons
3 Jan 2017
The UNODC Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2016 is the third of its kind mandated by the United Nations General Assembly. In July 2010, the UNGA adopted the Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons. The Report covers and provides an overview of patterns and flows of trafficki...
DEATH PENALTY AND THE VICTIMS

Death Penalty and the Victims

5 Oct 2016
This book includes perspectives from a broad range of victims. including family members of the crime victims; convicted persons whose rights are violated by the justice system through wrongful convictions, unequal and discriminatory application of justice, lack of a due process, imposition for cr...
YOUTH: REALITIES AND CHALLENGES FO

Youth: Realities and Challenges for Achieving Development with Equality

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ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
8 Sep 2016
This book offers a portrayal of the opportunities for social inclusion afforded to young people in Latin America and the Caribbean, with a view to building stronger youth policies in the region. The youth population must be included in development processes if progress is to be made towards more ...
ESTADO MUNDIAL INFANCIA 2016

Estado mundial de la infancia 2016

Una oportunidad para cada niño

Series:
Estado mundial de la infancia
30 Jun 2016
Cada año, la principal publicación de UNICEF, El estado de los niños del mundo, se examina detalladamente los problemas que afecta a los niños. El informe incluye datos de apoyo y las estadísticas y está disponible en versiones en inglés, español y francés.
SITUATION DES ENFANTS 2016

La Situation des enfants dans le monde 2016

L'égalité des chances pour chaque enfant

Series:
Situation des enfants dans le monde
30 Jun 2016
Chaque année, la publication phare de l'UNICEF, La situation des enfants dans le monde, examine de près un problème principal affectant les enfants. Le rapport comprend des données justificatives et des statistiques et est disponible en versions anglaise, française et espagnole.
STATE OF WORLDS CHILDREN 2016

The State of the World's Children 2016

A Fair Chance for Every Child

Series:
State of the World's Children
28 Jun 2016
The State of the World’s Children 2016, a UNICEF flagship report, argues that progress for the most disadvantaged children and families is the defining condition for delivering on the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. Millions of children’s lives around the world are blighted for no reason othe...
REALIZING WOMEN’S RIGHTS TO LAND

Realizing Women’s Rights to Land and other Productive Resources

21 Apr 2016
This publication provides detailed guidance for lawmakers and policymakers, as well as civil society organizations and other stakeholders, to support the adoption and effective implementation of laws, policies and programmes to respect, protect and fulfil women’s rights to land and other producti...
HUMAN RIGHTS & TRADITIONAL(A)

Human Rights and Traditional Justice Systems in Africa (Arabic language)

18 Jan 2017
Human rights issues relating to traditional justice systems in Africa have rarely been addressed in detail. This publication defines the nature and characteristics of traditional justice systems, including issues related to jurisdiction, community involvement, composition, and a primary focus on ...
HUMAN RIGHTS & TRADITION JUSTI

Human Rights and Traditional Justice Systems in Africa

8 Sep 2016
Human rights issues relating to traditional justice systems in Africa have rarely been addressed in detail. This publication defines the nature and characteristics of traditional justice systems, including issues related to jurisdiction, community involvement, composition, and a primary focus on ...
FAIRNESS FOR CHILDREN: (F)

Équité entre les enfants

Tableau de classement des inégalités de bien-être entre les enfants des pays riches

Series:
Bilan innocenti
14 Apr 2016
Ce Bilan présente une vue d’ensemble des inégalités de bien-être entre les enfants de 41 pays de l’Union européenne (UE) et de l’Organisation de coopération et de développement économiques (OCDE). Il se concentre sur les « inégalités dans la partie inférieure de la distribution », c’est-à-dire l’...
FAIRNESS FOR CHILDREN

Fairness for Children

A League Table of Inequality in Child Well-being in Rich Countries

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Innocenti Report Card
9 May 2016
This Report Card presents an overview of inequalities in child well-being in 41 countries of the European Union (EU) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). It focuses on ‘bottom-end inequality’ – the gap between children at the bottom and those in the middle – and ...
JUVENTUD: REALIDADES Y RETOS PARA

Juventud: Realidades y Retos para un Desarrollo con Igualdad

Series:
ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
28 Mar 2016
En este documento se pretende abordar los principales retos que enfrenta este segmento tan relevante de la población en su proceso de desarrollo e inclusión en la sociedad latinoamericana y se espera hacer un aporte para el fortalecimiento de las políticas de juventud de la región. En esa línea, ...
DISABILITY AT GLANCE 2015

Disability at a Glance 2015

Strengthening Employment Prospects for Persons with Disabilities in Asia and the Pacific

Series:
Disability at a Glance
29 Feb 2016
This publication focuses on barriers to the employment of persons with disabilities in the Asia-Pacific region and offers solutions to strengthen their employment prospects. It offers a regional overview of disability legislation, policies and practices, as well as relevant country-specific infor...
GAOR 69TH SUPP56 RPT COMM ENFORCED

Report of the Committee on Enforced Disappearances

Fifth session (4–15 November 2013) and the Sixth session (17–28 March 2014)

Series:
Report of the Committee on Enforced Disappearances
10 Feb 2016
This is the official Record of the Report of the Committee on Enforced Disappearances on the Fifth session (4–15 November 2013) and the Sixth session (17–28 March 2014)
GAOR 69TH SUPP53A HRC RPT

Report of the Human Rights Council

Twenty-second special session (1 September 2014) and the Twenty-seventh session (8–26 September 2014)

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Council
10 Feb 2016
This is the official Record of the Report of the Human Rights Council on the Twenty-second special session (1 September 2014) and the Twenty-seventh session (8–26 September 2014)
GAOR 69TH SUPP44 RPT COMM TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Fifty-first session (28 October–22 November 2013); Fifty-second session (28 April–23 May 2014)

Series:
Reports of the Committee Against Torture
10 Feb 2016
This is the official Record of the Report of the Committee against Torture on the Fifty-first session (28 October–22 November 2013) and the Fifty-second session (28 April–23 May 2014).
GAOR 69TH SUPP40 V2 PT2

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume II (Part 2) 108th session; 109th session; 110th session

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
10 Feb 2016
This is the official Record of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: Volume II, Part 2 - 108th session (8–26 July 2013) 109th session (14 October–1 November 2013) 110th session (10–28 March 2014).
GAOR 69TH SUPP40 V2 PT1

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume II (Part 1) 108th session; 109th session; 110th session

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
28 Jan 2016
This is the official Record of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: Volume II, Part 1 - 108th session (8–26 July 2013) 109th session (14 October–1 November 2013) 110th session (10–28 March 2014).
GAOR 69TH SUPP40 V1 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume I - 108th session; 109th session; 110th session

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
28 Jan 2016
Report of the Human Rights Committee: Volume I - 108th session (8–26 July 2013); 109th session (14 October–1 November 2013); 110th session (10–28 March 2014).
GAOR 69TH SUPP18 ELIM RACIAL DISCR

Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Eighty-third session (12–30 August 2013) and the Eighty-fourth session (3–21 February 2014)

Series:
Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
28 Jan 2016
This is the official record of the Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on the Eighty-third session (12–30 August 2013) and the Eighty-fourth session (3–21 February 2014)