Human Rights Emergencies

What are Human Rights?

An Introduction to Human Rights
A Short History of the Human Rights Movement
Biographies of Prisoners of Conscience

Human Rights Legal and Political Documents

United Nations Documents
Other Documents
Human Rights Issues, Debates, and Discussions

What can I do to Promote Human Rights?

Getting Started: A Primer for New Human Rights Activists
Join a Human Rights Organization!

Human Rights Resources

Human Rights Web Administrative Page

Human Rights

Action Without Borders
Amnesty International
Anti-Slavery International
The Carter Center
Center For Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Derechos Human Rights
Estonian Institute for Human Rights
Free Africa Foundation
Free Cuba
Fund for Peace
Global Fund for Women
Human Rights Internet
Human Rights Watch
International Campaign for Tibet
International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development
International Human Rights Law Group
International Rescue Committee
Lawyers Committee for Human Rights
NCSJ: Advocates on behalf of Jews in Russia, Ukraine, the Baltic States & Eurasia
Physicians for Human Rights
Tibet Information Network
Tibetan Center for Human Rights and Democracy
U.S. Committee for Refugees
Witness

HUMAN RIGHTS

Amnesty International

    • Annual country reports on human rights practices
    • Multiple investigations for individual countries
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Bibliography for Research On International Human Rights Law

    • Extensive bibliography of paper, electronic and Internet sources
    • Covers treaties case law, research guides, periodicals, and country situations

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

    • State Department annual report on human rights violations in individual countries beginning 1993
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For the Record

    • Summary of human reports reports given by individual countries to the United Nations
    • Hot links to the full text
    • Part of the Human Rights Internet
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Human and Constitutional Rights (Columbia University)

    • Links to foreign national web sites on human rights (e.g. Supreme Courts, human rights watch groups)
    • Links to international and regional organizations monitoring human rights
    • Human rights treaties

Human Rights in China

    • Press releases and descriptions of human rights violations beginning 1994
    • Information originates from a non-government organization of Chinese scientists and scholars
    • Text in English

Human Rights on the Internet (ACRL)

    • Annotated bibliography of human rights activist sources on the Internet
    • Includes Meta sites, annual surveys and lsits

Human Rights Watch

    • Full text of country reports on human rights in various countries
    • Breaking news and background reports
    • Web site includes search engine

Human Rights Web

    • Extensive guide to human rights organizations, data bases, and newsgroups worldwide
    • Includes inter-governmental and private web sites and documents

InterAction

    • Web site for 150 of the world's relief, development and refugee assistance agencies
    • Links to information on refugees and disaster relief
    • News items, such as the status of foreign aid bills, Kurdish refugees
    • Description of the American Council for Voluntary Action's humanitarian programs
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Non-Western Sources (SUNY-Binghamton)

    • Foreign publications on human rights issues
    • Arranged by region and country
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United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

    • "Refworld" is an extensive, searchable data base of United Nations, legal, treaty, and statistical information on refugees
    • "Refworld" also includes "Country" reports with descriptive text on the status of refugees by country as well as statistics
    • Information about the UNCHR and its publications, news releases, and documentaries

United States Committee for Refugees

    • Annual reports and statistics about refugees by country
    • Glossary of terms and links to refugee service organizations

University of Minnesota Human Rights Library

    • International human rights treaties arranged by subject and searchable by keyword
    • United States human rights laws, speeches, reports, and historical materials
    • International refugee and asylum information
 

ENSAYOS
 
Humanitarian Intervention: What Lies Ahead?
 

 REPORTE POR PAIS
 

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Czech Republic
Denmark

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Kuwait
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Latvia
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Lesotho
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Libya
Liechtenstein
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Madagascar
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Mexico
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Samoa

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