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GAOR 65TH SUPP44 RPT COMM TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Forty-third Session (2-20 November 2009); Forty-fourth Session (26 April-14 May 2010)

Series:
Reports of the Committee Against Torture
26 Oct 2010
Official Records of the Report of the Committee against Torture: Forty-third Session (2-20 November 2009); Forty-fourth Session (26 April-14 May 2010).
REVIEW SEXUAL VIOLENCE ELEMENT

Review of the Sexual Violence Elements of the Judgements of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, and the Special Court for Sierra Leone in the Light of Security Council Resolution 1820

14 Oct 2010
The aim of this review is to identify the sexual violence elements of the jurisprudence of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) and the Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL). It offers a comprehensive overview ...
GAOR 64TH SUPP40 V2 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume II - 94th Session (13-31 October 2008); 95th Session (16 March-3 April 2009); 96th Session (13-31 July 2009)

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
28 Sep 2010
Official records of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: Volume II - Ninety-fourth Session (13-31 October 2008); Ninety-fifth Session (16 March-3 April 2009); Ninety-sixth Session (13-31 July 2009).
GAOR 64TH SUPP40 V1 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume I: 94th Session (13-31 October 2008); 95th Session (16 March-3 April 2009); 96th Session (13-31 July 2009)

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
28 Sep 2010
Official records of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: Volume I - 94th Session (13-31 October 2008); 95th Session (16 March-3 April 2009); 96th Session (13-31 July 2009).
UNIV DECLAR HUMAN RIGHTS R5 (C)

Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Chinese language)

Dignity and Justice for All of Us

10 Dec 2010
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....
UNIV DECLAR HUMAN RIGHTS R5 (R)

Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Russian language)

Dignity and Justice for All of Us (Booklet)

10 Dec 2010
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....
UNIV DECLAR HUMAN RIGHTS R5 (A)

Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Arabic language)

Dignity and Justice for All of Us (Booklet)

9 Dec 2010
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....
UNIV DECLAR HUMAN RIGHTS R5

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Dignity and Justice for All of Us (Booklet)

9 Dec 2010
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....
LAT AMER DEMOGRAPH OBSERV 2008 #6

Latin America and the Caribbean Demographic Observatory 2008, No.6

Indigenous People - Year III (Includes CD-ROM).

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Latin America and the Caribbean Demographic Observatory / Observatorio Demográfico América Latina y el Caribe
16 Sep 2010
New publication which replace the Demographic Bulletin, published by CELADE since 1968. The Demographic Observatory provides information regarding population estimates and projections at national and urban/rural level, economic active population, fertility, mortality, international migration and ...
AGEING HUMAN RGHTS & PUBL POL

Ageing, Human Rights and Public Policies

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ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
16 Sep 2010
The book sets out the framework of rights-based social protection policies and how they apply to the particular situation of the elderly population and looks at the status of older persons in terms of income security, access to health and inclusive environments. It also examines the impacts of po...
RECOM PRINCIP & GDLNS HUMAN

Recommended Principles and Guidelines on Human Rights and Human Trafficking

Commentary

16 Dec 2010
The Recommended Principles and Guidelines have been developed in order to provide practical, rights-based policy guidance on the prevention of trafficking and the protection of victims of trafficking. The Commentary on the Recommended Principles and Guidelines on Human Rights and Human Traffickin...
HNDBK FOR LEGISLATION VIOLENCE (A)

Handbook for Legislation on Violence against Women (Arabic language)

16 Nov 2010
Comprehensive legislation is fundamental for an effective and coordinated response to violence against women. The Handbook outlines the international and regional legal and policy frameworks which mandate States to enact and implement comprehensive and effective laws to address violence against w...
MUJERES EMPRENDEDORAS EN AMERICA

Mujeres Emprendedoras en América Latina y el Caribe

Realidades, Obstáculos y Desafíos

Series:
Mujer y Desarrollo
11 Jun 2010
El presente informe examina continuidades y transformaciones en la participación de la mujer latinoamericana en actividades productivas en un sentido amplio: se incluyen pequeñas y medianas empresas (PYME) y micro emprendimientos. El análisis se propone por una parte, caracterizar las particulari...
HUMAN RIGHTS REGIMES AMERICAS

Human Rights Regimes in the Americas

5 Apr 2010
Human Rights Regimes in the Americas examines the complex role of human rights norms and standards in the region’s progression, illustrating the evolution and impact of international conventions, laws and institutions. The chapters combine historical detail with a focus on presentday challenges f...
GAOR 64TH SUPP44 RPT COMM TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Forty-first Session (3-21 November 2008); Forty-second Session (27 April-15 May 2009)

Series:
Reports of the Committee Against Torture
19 Oct 2009
This is the official Record of the Report of the Committee against Torture on the Forty-first Session (3-21 November 2008); Forty-second Session (27 April-15 May 2009).
STATE WORLDS INDIGENOUS PEOPLE

State of the World's Indigenous Peoples

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State of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
24 Dec 2009
While indigenous peoples make up around 370 million of the world’s population – some 5 per cent – they constitute around one-third of the world’s 900 million extremely poor rural people. Every day, indigenous communities all over the world face issues of violence and brutality. Indigenous peoples...
INSTRUM L

Les Instruments de l'Etat de Droit dans les Sociétés Sortant d'un Conflit

Programmes de Réparation

10 Sep 2009
En réponse aux nombreux abus et violations des droits fondamentaux qui ont lieu particulièrement pendant les conflits et sous des régimes autoritaires, plusieurs mesures ont déjà été prises. Cette publication a passe en revue des instruments de loi pertinents en matière d’indemnisation et a relev...
GAOR 64TH SUPP36 OHCHR RPT

Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Series:
Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
16 Sep 2009
The present report describes the activities undertaken by my Office since my last report to the General Assembly in 2008. They were undertaken during and in the aftermath of the celebrations marking the sixtieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which culminated on 10 Dec...
RULE OF LAW TOOLS POST CONFL (R)

Rule-of-law Tools for Post-conflict States (Russian language)

Amnesties

30 Apr 2010
This tool identifies core principles that should guide United Nations personnel when confronted with draft amnesties that may be inconsistent with international law and United Nations policy. The first chapter defines amnesties, describes their use and distinguishes them from other legal measures...
RULE OF LAW TOOLS POST CONFL (C)

Rule-of-law Tools for Post-conflict States (Chinese Language)

Amnesties

30 Apr 2010
This tool identifies core principles that should guide United Nations personnel when confronted with draft amnesties that may be inconsistent with international law and United Nations policy. The first chapter defines amnesties, describes their use and distinguishes them from other legal measures...
RULE OF LAW TOOLS POST CONFL

Rule-of-law Tools for Post-conflict States

Amnesties

31 Dec 2010
This tool identifies core principles that should guide United Nations personnel when confronted with draft amnesties that may be inconsistent with international law and United Nations policy. The first chapter defines amnesties, describes their use and distinguishes them from other legal measures...
TRAFFICKING OF MEN

Trafficking of Men

A Trend Less Considered - The Case of Belarus and Ukraine

Series:
IOM Migration Research Series
5 Mar 2009
To date, trafficking in males has been underconsidered in research despite noteworthy signals that it is a violation faced by many males, adults and minors. Through the case of Belarus and Ukraine, this study, established from a survey of about 685 trafficked males and qualitative information fro...