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UNIV DECLAR HUMAN RIGHTS (M)

Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Multilingual Edition)

8 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....
STATE WORLDS INDIGENOUS PEOPLE 2ND

State of the World's Indigenous Peoples

Indigenous Peoples' Access to Health Services

Series:
State of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
7 Mar 2016
This publication sets out to examine the major challenges for indigenous peoples to obtain adequate access to and utilization of quality health care services. It provides an important background to many of the health issues that indigenous peoples are currently facing. Improving indigenous people...
PRINCIPLES RESPONSIBLE CONTRACTS

Principles for Responsible Contracts

Integrating the Management of Human Rights Risks into State-investor Contract Negotiations - Guidance for Negotiators

16 Dec 2015
This publication feeds into ongoing global efforts to better align the international investment regime with international human rights standards. It focuses on contracts between State entities and foreign business investors that govern big investment projects, such as natural resource exploitatio...
UNIV DECLAR HUMAN RIGHTS YAK

Universal Declaration of Human Rights: Illustrated by Yacine Aït Kaci (YAK)

9 Dec 2015
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....
GAOR 69TH SUPP36 OHCHR RPT

Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Sixty-ninth Session

Series:
Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
31 May 2015
The present report, submitted to the General Assembly pursuant to Assembly resolution 48/141, highlights some of the main achievements of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) between August 2013 and July 2014 under its management plans for 2012-2013 and 2014...
GAOR 69TH SUPP35 INALIENABLE RGTS

Report of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People

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Report of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People
31 May 2015
This is the report of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People submitted to the General Assembly in accordance with paragraph 2 of its resolution 68/12 of 26 November 2013. It covers the period from 7 October 2013 to 6 October 2014.
RULE OF LAW TOOLS POST CONFL

Rule-of-Law Tools for Post-Conflict States

Archives

31 May 2015
This publication focuses on the means to strengthen archives through the identification of good practice for the management of different types of records and archives, highlighting considerations and issues for reform, and setting out steps and strategies to strengthen archives. The first chapter...
25 YEARS CONVENTION RIGHT CHILD

25 Years of the Convention on the Rights of the Child

Is the World a Better Place for Children?

16 Feb 2015
collection of essays and viewpoints marking the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child. There is much to celebrate since the Convention was adopted in 1989, from declining infant mortality to rising school enrolment. But this milestone must serve as an urgent reminder of th...
MONITORING CONVEN RGHTS PERSO

Monitoring the Convention of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Guidance for Human Rights Monitors

Series:
Professional Training Series in Human Rights
31 Mar 2015
Human rights work requires preparation, technical skills and substantive knowledge in order to be effectively conducted. This publication aims to assist United Nations human rights officers and other human rights monitors—including from Governments, national human rights institutions and non-gove...
GDLNS INDIGENOUS PEOPLE ISSUES

Guidelines on Indigenous Peoples' Issues

Series:
Professional Training Series in Human Rights
31 Mar 2015
This publication aims to assist the United Nations system to mainstream and integrate indigenous peoples’ issues in processes for operational activities and programmes at the country level. It sets out the broad normative, policy and operational framework for implementing a human rights-based and...
FROM EXCLUSION TO EQUALITY

From Exclusion to Equality

Realizing the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Series:
Handbook for Parliamentarians
25 Mar 2015
Parliaments and parliamentarians have a key role to play in promoting and protecting human rights. This Handbook aims to assist parliamentarians and others in efforts to realize the Convention so that persons with disabilities can achieve the transition from exclusion to equality. It seeks to rai...
GLOBAL RPT TRAFFICK IN PERSON 2014

Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2014 (Includes text on Country Profiles data)

Series:
Global Report on Trafficking in Persons
20 Jan 2015
Trafficking in persons is a crime that affects nearly every country in the world. The 2014 Global Report on Trafficking in Persons is the second in a biennial series of UNODC reports on this topic. The Report, which is primarily based on officially reported information from Governments across the...
WOMEN

Los derechos de la mujer son derechos humanos

3 Jan 2017
La igualdad entre mujeres y hombres y la eliminación de todas las formas de discriminación contra la mujer forman parte de los derechos humanos fundamentales y de los valores de las Naciones Unidas. A pesar de ello, a lo largo de su vida, las mujeres de todo el mundo sufren regularmente vulneraci...
WOMEN

Women's Rights are Human Rights (Chinese language)

22 Feb 2016
Attaining equality between women and men and eliminating all forms of discrimination against women are fundamental human rights and United Nations values. Women around the world nevertheless regularly suffer violations of their human rights throughout their life, and realizing women’s human right...
WOMEN

Women's Rights are Human Rights

20 Jan 2015
Attaining equality between women and men and eliminating all forms of discrimination against women are fundamental human rights and United Nations values. Women around the world nevertheless regularly suffer violations of their human rights throughout their life, and realizing women’s human right...
GAOR 67TH SUPP53A HR COUNCIL RPT

Report of the Human Rights Council

Twenty-first Session (10-28 September and 5 November 2012)

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Council
18 Aug 2014
Official Records of the Report of the Human Rights Council, General Assembly, Sixty-seventh session, Supplement No. 53 A.
GAOR 63RD SUPP40 V2 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume II, Ninety-first Session; Ninety-second Session; Ninety-third Session

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
17 Jun 2014
Official records of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: Ninety-first Session (15 October-2 November 2007); Ninety-second Session (15 October-2 November 2007); Ninety-third Session (7-25 July 2008).
GAOR 63RD SUPP40 V1 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume I, Ninety-first Session; Ninety-second Session; Ninety-third Session

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
17 Jun 2014
Official records of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: Ninety-first Session (15 October-2 November 2007); Ninety-second Session (17 March-4 April 2008); Ninety-third Session (7-25 July 2008).
GAOR 66TH SUPP40 V2 P2 HR COMM

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume II (Part Two) 100th Session; 101st Session; 102nd Session

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
10 Jun 2014
Official records of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: 100th Session (11–29 October 2010); 101st Session (14 March–1 April 2011); 203nd Session (11–29 July 2011).
GAOR 66TH SUPP40 V2 P1 HR COMM

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume II (Part One) - 100th Session; 101st Session; 102nd Session

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
10 Jun 2014
Official records of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: One hundredth Session (11–29 October 2010); One hundred and first Session (14 March–1 April 2011); One hundred and second Session (11–29 July 2011).
GAOR 66TH SUPP40 V1 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume I - 100th Session; 101st Session; 102nd Session

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
10 Jun 2014
Official records of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: 100th Session (11–29 October 2010); 101st Session (14 March–1 April 2011); 102nd Session (11–29 July 2011).
GAOR 65TH SUPP40 V2 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume II - 97th Session; 98th Session; 99th Session

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
10 Jun 2014
Official records of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: 97th Session (12–30 October 2009);98th Session (8–26 March 2010); 99th Session (12–30 July 2010).
GAOR 65TH SUPP40 V1 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume I - 97th Session; 98th Session; 99th Session

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
10 Jun 2014
Official records of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: 97th Session(12–30 October 2009); 98th Session(8–26 March 2010); 99th Session (12–30 July 2010).
GAOR 68TH SUPP53 HR COUNCIL RPT

Report of the Human Rights Council

Seventh organizational meeting (14 and 29 January 2013), Twenty-second session (25 February–22 March 2013), Twenty-third session (27 May–14 June 2013)

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Council
28 May 2014
Official Records of the Seventh organizational meeting (14 and 29 January 2013), Twenty-second session (25 February–22 March 2013), Twenty-third session (27 May–14 June 2013) of the Human Rights Council, Sixty-eighth session of the General Assembly.
GAOR 68TH SUPP44 RPT COMM TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Forty-ninth Session (29 October - 23 November 2012); Fiftieth Session (6-31 May 2013)

Series:
Reports of the Committee Against Torture
28 May 2014
Official Records of the Report of the Committee against Torture: Forty-ninth Session (29 October - 23 November 2012); Fiftieth Session (6-31 May 2013)