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 External Links

.::Amnesty International UK working to protect Human Rights worldwide.

.::UNICEF the driving force that helps build a world where the rights of every child are realized.

.::United Nations: Human Rights section

.::University of Minnesota: Human Rights library. A detailed collection of documents related to Human rights available in the web.

.::Human Rights Education Associate Human Rights Education Associates (HREA) is an a-political, non-profit organisation whose main mission is to support efforts aimed at introducing human rights concepts and values into educational curricula and teaching practices.

.::Human Rights Internet - Exchange of information within the worldwide human rights community.

.::Human Rights Organizations & Resources names of human rights organizations, other organizations doing substantial amounts of human rights work, and resources (such as libraries and internet-based information) of use to human rights activists and researchers.

.::Human Rights Watch

.::International Foundation for Human Rights and Tolerance provides easy to understand human rights education to adults and children so that they are able to grasp what fundamental human rights are as aligned with the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

.::Physicians for Human Rights

.::UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office/ Human Rights Department

.::United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights State reports, committee reports and press releases.

.::Youth for Human Rights International teaches youth around the globe about Human Rights, thus helping them to become valuable advocates for the promotion of tolerance and peace.

 Reports, Articles and Analysis

.::Universal Declaration of Human Rights adopted and proclaimed by General Assembly resolution 217 A (III) of 10 December 1948.(United Nations)

.::European Convention of Human Rights

.::Charter of the United Nations

.::The international bill of Human Rights

.::Durban Declaration and Programme of Action [PDF | Word]

.::UNICEF State of the World’s Children: 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998

.::PROGRESS FOR CHILDREN: Achieving the MDGs with Equity Number 9, September 2010

.::Hidden scandal, secret shame: Torture and ill-treatment of children (Amnesty International) (2000)

.::Barcelona +5: What Result for Human Rights? Whitebook Human Rights Assessment of Five Years of Euro-Mediterranean Partnership November 1995-November 2000 (November 15, 2000)

.::Human Rights Watch World Report: 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004

.::Millennium Summit -- Time to commit to human rights protection  (Amnesty International) (September 5, 2000)

.::Human rights crises are never inevitable: they can, and must, be prevented (Amnesty International) (June 14, 2000)

.::UNCHR: Acts to prevent "disappearances" but continues to ignore grave violations in some countries (Amnesty International) (April 27, 2001)

.::UN to Monitor Harassment of Rights Workers (Human Rights Watch) (April 27, 2000)

 Country/Region Specific


 African commission for Human Rights

 International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda

 The African Union

South America

 American convention on Human Rights, "Pact of San Jose", Costa Rica

 Organisation of American States

 Inter-American commission for Human Rights

 OAS General Assembly: An Opportunity to Focus on Human Rights (Amnesty International) (June 5, 2000)

 The Human Rights Foundation: Protecting Human Rights in the Americas

North America

 World Organisation for Human Rights: USA

 U.S. Department of State: Diplomacy in action

 Justice for Lynne Stewart

 UN Human rights Council takes aim at new target: United States

Asia Pacific

 Asian Human Rights commission

 Asia Pacific Forum: Advancing Human rights in our region

 Human Rights Abuses in China

 Taking up the human rights challenge (Amnesty International) (July 21, 2000)

 Human rights cannot be suspended (Amnesty International) (June 2, 2000)

Europe/Central Asia

 The council of Europe

 The European court of Human Rights

 Euro Mediterranean Human Rights Association

 The international criminal tribunal for the former Yugoslavia

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