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MIGRATION HUMAN SMUGGLING NIGERIA

Migration, Human Smuggling and Trafficking from Nigeria to Europe

Series:
IOM Migration Research Series
13 Nov 2006
There are several hundreds of thousands of Nigerians throughout Europe, half of whom live in the United Kingdom. According to this report, emigration has represented a considerable drain of highly qualified labour from Nigeria, while at the same time, the Nigerians abroad represent a substantial ...
INDIGENOUS WOMEN & THE UNITED NAT

Indigenous Women and the United Nations System

Good Practices and Lessons Learned

20 Apr 2007
Despite their enormous assets and contribution to society, indigenous women still suffer from multiple discrimination, both as women and as indigenous individuals. They are subjected to extreme poverty, trafficking, illiteracy, lack of access to ancestral lands, non-existent or poor health care a...
MOVING FORWARD POST TSUNAMI VOICE

Moving Forward Post-Tsunami

Voices of the Vulnerable

12 Jan 2007
In response to the tsunami which hit eight Asian countries on 26 December 2004, a project was initiated to increase understanding of how this natural disaster had affected people who were particularly vulnerable due to social marginalization, disability status, age and gender. Studies were commis...
ENDING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

Ending Violence Against Women

From Words to Action - Study of the Secretary-General

5 Apr 2007
Violence against women is a form of discrimination and a violation of human rights. It causes untold misery, cutting short lives and leaving countless women living in pain and fear in every country in the world. This study calls for efforts to eradicate violence against women to become a higher p...
DISABILITY AT GLANCE 2006

Disability at a Glance 2006

A Profile of 28 Countries and Areas in Asia and the Pacific

Series:
Disability at a Glance
12 Jan 2007
The Asian and Pacific Decade of Disabled Persons started with the premise of promoting a paradigm shift from a welfare-based to a rights-based approach towards disability. The current publication aims to provide disability-related data and policy-related information so that readers are able to se...
RULE OF LAW TOOLS POST CONFL

Rule-of-law Tools for Post-conflict States

Truth Commissions

28 Jul 2006
Countries emerging from conflict often suffer weak or non-existent rule of law, inadequate law enforcement and justice administration capacity, and increased instances of human rights violations. This situation is often exacerbated by a lack of public confidence in State authorities and a shortag...
MANUAL PARA SITUACIONES DE

Manual para Situaciones de Emergencia Sobre el Terreno

Una Guía para el personal de UNICEF (Incluye CD-ROM)

10 Feb 2006
Este manual se limita a los temas que se abordan en los Compromisos básicos para la infancia en situaciones de emergencia y está estructurado para ofrecer respuestas a las preguntas que se haga el personal de UNICEF sobre aquello que es necesario hacer, y cómo hacerlo, cuando se pongan en práctic...
REC TRANSP DANG GOODS #14 (A)

Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Model Regulations - Fourteenth Revised Edition (Arabic language)

Model Regulations (Arabic language)

Series:
Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Model Regulations (Arabic)
10 Feb 2006
Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Model Regulations - Eighteenth Revised Edition
These Recommendations have been developed by the United Nations Economic and Social Council's Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods in the light of technical progress, the advent...
GAOR 60TH SUPP40 V2 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume II - 82nd Session (18 October-5 November 2004); 83rd Session (14 March-1 April 2005); 84th Session (11-29 July 2005)

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
16 Dec 2005
This is the official Record of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: Volume 
II - Eighty-second Session (18 October-5 November 2004); Eighty-third Session (14 March-1 April 2005); Eighty-fourth Session (11-29 July 2005).
NOT A MINUTE MORE ENDING VIOLENCE

Not a Minute More

Ending Violence against Women

21 Apr 2006
This report on gender based violence highlights many of the achievements in combating violence against women, and suggests recommendations as to what must be done to build on the achievements and address the challenges. The report provides examples of good practices as well as of efforts that did...
GAOR 60TH SUPP44 RPT COMM TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Thirty-third Session (16-26 November 2004); Thirty-fourth Session (2-20 May 2005)

Series:
Reports of the Committee Against Torture
2 Dec 2005
This is the official Record of the Report of the Committee against Torture on the Thirty-third Session (16-26 November 2004); Thirty-fourth Session (2-20 May 2005).
GAOR 60TH SUPP40 V1 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume I - 82nd Session (18 October-5 November 2004); 83rd Session (14 March-1 April 2005); 84th Session (11-29 July 2005)

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
18 Nov 2005
This is the official Record of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: Volume I - Eighty-second Session (18 October-5 November 2004); Eighty-third Session (14 March-1 April 2005); Eighty-fourth Session (11-29 July 2005).
HUMAN RIGHTS & PRISONS TRAINER (A)

Human Rights and Prisons

Trainer's Guide on Human Rights Training for Prison Officials (Arabic language)

Series:
Professional Training Series in Human Rights (Arabic)
18 Nov 2005
HUMAN RIGHTS & PRISONS POCKET (A)

Human Rights and Prisons

A Pocketbook of International Human Rights Standards for Prison Officials (Arabic language)

Series:
Professional Training Series in Human Rights (Arabic)
9 Sep 2005
HUMAN RIGHTS & PRISONS MANUAL (A)

Human Rights and Prisons

Manual on Human Rights Training for Prison Officials (Arabic language)

Series:
Professional Training Series in Human Rights (Arabic)
9 Sep 2005
HUMAN RGHTS & PRISONS COMPILA (A)

Human Rights and Prisons

A Compilation of International Human Rights Instruments Concerning the Administration of Justice (Arabic language)

Series:
Professional Training Series in Human Rights
22 Apr 2005
GAOR 59TH SUPP40 V2 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

Volume II - Seventy-ninth Session; Eightieth Session; Eighty-first Session

Series:
Report of the Human Rights Committee
24 Mar 2005
This is the official Record of the Report of the Human Rights Committee: Volume 
II - Seventy-ninth Session (20 October-7 November 2003); Eightieth Session (15 March-2 April 2004); Eighty-first Session (5-30 July 2004).
GAOR 59TH SUPP44 AGAINST TORTURE

Report of the Committee against Torture

Thirty-first Session (10-21 November 2003), Thirty-second Session (3-21 May 2004)

Series:
Reports of the Committee Against Torture
14 Jan 2005
This is the official Record of the Report of the Committee against Torture on the Thirty-first Session (10-21 November 2003), Thirty-second Session (3-21 May 2004).