National human rights institutions and economic, social and cultural rights / edited by Eva Brems, Gauthier de Beco, Wouter Vandenhole
Auteur:Beco, Gauthier de; Brems, Eva; Vandenhole, Wouter; De Beco, Gauthier Editeur:
Cambridge : Intersentia
x, 190 pages ; 25 cm.
Sujet RERO:Droits de l'homme (droit international) Sujet LCSH:Basic needs
- Culture and law
- Human rights advocacy
- National human rights institutions
- Social rights Contient:
Introduction to the volume / Eva Brems, Gauthier De Beco and Wouter Vandenhole -- The role of national human rights institutions in the promotion and protection of economic, social and cultural rights : historical, theoretical and critical perspectives / Gauthier de Beco -- National human rights institutions as independent actors in relation to economic, social and cultural rights / Lone Lindholt -- The Bolivian human rights ombudsman and economic, social and cultural rights / Thomas Pegram -- The role of NHRC in protecting and promoting the economic and social rights of vulnerable groups in India / Justice B.C. Patel -- The monitoring role of the Ghana Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) in the protection of economic, social and cultural rights / Kofi Quashigah -- National human rights institutions and economic, social and cultural rights : an examination of the mandate and practice of the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission / Mohammed Abdo -- Equal treatment, an effective mech
Includes bibliographical references.
Classification:dr-sys A 38.11 g dr-neubfd A 38.11 g NAHR 2013 Identifiant:
1780681453 (ISBN); 9781780681450 (ISBN) No RERO:
Contemporary human rights ideas / Bertrand G. Ramcharan
Auteur:Ramcharan, Bertrand G Edition:
2nd ed.. Editeur:
Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge
Routledge global institutions series ; 102
Documents dans cette collection:Global institutions series Sujet RERO:Droits de l'homme (droit international) Sujet LCSH:Human rights
- Human rights -- International cooperation Note:
"Written by a former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (2003-4), this book has been fully updated for a second edition and continues to provide a much needed, short and accessible introduction to the foundational human rights ideas of our times and shows that every government is under international obligation to respect and uphold universal human rights. Updates include: Discussion of the recent intellectual challenges to the international human rights movement, examination of the establishment and functioning of the Human Rights Council and the Universal Review Process, evaluation of the developments in the area of the Responsibility to Protect and continued efforts to impliment the right to development Inclusion of issues such as the push for compensation for slavery, experiments with democracy in a number of countries and the decisions of international judicial and human rights organs on conceptual and protection issues"-- Provided by publisher
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
Classification:dr-sys D 18 g dr-neubfd D 18 g RAMC 2015 Identifiant:
1138807141 (hbk) (ISBN); 1138807168 (pbk) (ISBN); 9781138807143 (hbk) (ISBN); 9781138807167 (pbk) (ISBN) No RERO: