International human rights law

Treaties

Treaties

International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families

International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families English

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and its Optional Protocols

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and its Optional Protocols English

International Covenant on Economic Social and Cultural Rights and its Optional Protocol

International Covenant on Economic Social and Cultural Rights and its Optional Protocol English

International Convention for the Protection of all Persons from Enforced Disappearance (CED)

International Convention for the Protection of all Persons from Enforced Disappearance (CED) English

International Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)

International Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) English

Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)

Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) English

Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC)

Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) English

Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT)

Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CAT) English

International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD)

International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD) English

Soft Law

Soft Law

General Comment No 32 of the Human Rights Committee, on Right to Equality before courts and tribunals and to a Fair Trial

General Comment No 32 of the Human Rights Committee, on Right to Equality before courts and tribunals and to a Fair Trial English

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Universal Declaration of Human Rights English

United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners (The Nelson Mandela Rules)

United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners (The Nelson Mandela Rules) English

United Nations Rules for the Treatment of Women Prisoners and Non-custodial Measures for Women Offenders (the Bangkok Rules)

United Nations Rules for the Treatment of Women Prisoners and Non-custodial Measures for Women Offenders (the Bangkok Rules) English

Universal Declaration of Human Rights colour poster of unofficial simplified text

Universal Declaration of Human Rights colour poster of unofficial simplified text English

United Nations Declaration on Human Rights Defenders

United Nations Declaration on Human Rights Defenders English

General Comment No 34 of the Human Rights Committee, on Freedom of Opinion and Expression

General Comment No 34 of the Human Rights Committee, on Freedom of Opinion and Expression English

United Nations Instruments on the Rights of Victims of Human Rights Violations

United Nations Instruments on the Rights of Victims of Human Rights Violations English

General Comment No 2 of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, on Accessibility

General Comment No 2 of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, on Accessibility English

General Comment No 1 of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, on Equal Recognition before the law

General Comment No 1 of the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, on Equal Recognition before the law English

General Comment No 35 of the Human Rights Committee, on Liberty and Security of person

General Comment No 35 of the Human Rights Committee, on Liberty and Security of person English

United Nations Instruments on Judges, Prosecutors and Lawyers

United Nations Instruments on Judges, Prosecutors and Lawyers English

General Comment No 35 of the Human Rights Committee, on Right to Equality before courts and tribunals and to a Fair Trial

General Comment No 35 of the Human Rights Committee, on Right to Equality before courts and tribunals and to a Fair Trial English

United Nations Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials

United Nations Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials English

United Nations Principles and Guidelines on Access to Legal Aid in Criminal Justice Systems

United Nations Principles and Guidelines on Access to Legal Aid in Criminal Justice Systems English

United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples English

United Nations Commentary and Guidelines on Eviction and Resettlement

United Nations Commentary and Guidelines on Eviction and Resettlement English

Guiding Principles on Business and human rights: Implementing the United Nations “Protect, Respect and Remedy” Framework

Guiding Principles on Business and human rights: Implementing the United Nations “Protect, Respect and Remedy” Framework English

Paris Principles on National Human Rights Institutions

Paris Principles on National Human Rights Institutions English