Table of contents for Basic documents on human rights / edited by Ian Brownlie and Guy S. Goodwin-Gill.

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CONTENTS
Preface to the Fifth Edition xiii
Table of Ratifications xv
Selected Abbreviations xxiv
part one
STANDARD-SETTING BY THE UNITED
NATIONS ORGANIZATION
Relevant Provisions of the United Nations Charter, 1945 1
Procedure in the Commission on Human Rights of the Economic and Social Council 14
Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 1948 23
Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners, 1955 29
Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples, 1960 45
Declaration on Social Progress and Development, 1969 48
Declaration on the Rights of Mentally Retarded Persons, 1971 59
Universal Declaration on the Eradication of Hunger and Malnutrition, 1974 61
Declaration on the Protection of Women and Children in Emergency and Armed Conflict, 1974 66
Declaration on the Protection of All Persons From Being Subjected to Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, 1975 68
Declaration on the Rights of Disabled Persons, 1975 71
Declaration on the Elimination of All Forms of Intolerance and of Discrimination Based on Religion or Belief, 1981 74
Declaration on the Right of Peoples to Peace, 1984 78
Declaration on the Human Rights of Individuals Who are not Nationals of the Country in which they Live, 1985 79
Body of Principles for the Protection of All Persons under Any Form of Detention or Imprisonment, 1988 83
Declaration on the Right to Development, 1986 92
Basic Principles for the Treatment of Prisoners, 1990 97
United Nations Rules for the Protection of Juveniles Deprived of their Liberty, 1990 100
United Nations Principles for Older Persons, 1991 113
Principles for the Protection of Persons with Mental Illness and the Improvement of Mental Health Care, 1991 116
Declaration on the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance, 1992 127
Declaration on the Rights of Persons Belonging to National or Ethnic, Religious, or Linguistic Minorities, 1992 134
Standard Rules on the Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities, 1993 138
Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women, 1993 160
World Conference on Human Rights: Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action, 1993 165
Appointment of a United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, 1993 191
Draft United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, 1994 195
Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, Fourth World Conference on Women: Action for Equality, Development and Peace, 1995 205
Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement, 1997 220
Declaration on the Right and Responsibility of Individuals, Groups and Organs of Society to Promote and Protect Universally Recognized Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, 1998 230
Declaration of Articles on Nationality of Natural Persons in relation to the Succession of States, 2000 237
United Nations Millennium Declaration, 2000 245
General Assembly Declaration of Commitment on HIVAIDS, 2001 253
Norms on the responsibilities of transnational corporations and other business enterprises with regard to human rights, 2003 268
Basic Principles and Guidelines on the Right to a Remedy and Reparation for Victims of Gross Violations of International Human Rights Law and Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law, 2005 275
part two
IMPLEMENTATION AND STANDARD-SETTING IN CONVENTIONS SPONSORED BY THE UNITED NATIONS
Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, 1948 283
Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees, 1951 288
Convention on the Political Rights of Women, 1953 304
Slavery Convention, 1926, amended by Protocol, 1953 307
Supplementary Convention on the Abolition of Slavery, the Slave Trade, and Institutions and Practices Similar to Slavery, 1956 312
Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons, 1954 318
Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness, 1961 329
International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, 1966 336
International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights, 1966 348
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, 1966 358
Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, 1966 375
Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, 1990 on the abolition of the death penalty 379
International Convention on the Suppression and Punishment of the Crime of Apartheid, 1973 382
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, 1979 388
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, 1999 400
Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, 1984 405
Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, 2002 417
Convention on the Rights of the Child, 1989 429
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflicts, 2000 448
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography, 2000 454
International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Their Families, 1990 462
part three
CONTRIBUTION OF THE INTERNATIONAL LABOUR ORGANIZATION
Declaration Concerning the Aims and Purposes of the International Labour Organization, 1944 497
Convention Concerning Forced or Compulsory Labour, 1930 502
Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organize Convention, 1948 512
Right to Organize and Collective Bargaining Convention, 1949 518
Equal Remuneration Convention, 1951 523
Convention Concerning the Abolition of Forced Labour, 1957 527
Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention, 1958 530
Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Recommendation, 1958 534
Minimum Age Convention, 1973 538
Convention concerning Employment Promotion and Protection against Unemployment, 1988 545
Convention concerning Indigenous and Tribal Peoples in Independent Countries, 1989 557
Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work, 1998 570
Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999 574
Tripartite Declaration of Principles concerning Multinational Enterprises and Social Policy, 2000 579
part four
CONTRIBUTION OF THE UNITED NATIONS EDUCATIONAL, SCIENTIFIC, AND CULTURAL ORGANIZATION
Convention Against Discrimination in Education, 1960 593
Declaration of the Principles of International Cultural Co-operation, 1966 600
Universal Declaration on Cultural Diversity, 2001 603
part five
EUROPE
5.1 Council of Europe
European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, 1950, together with Protocols Nos 1, 4, 6, and 7, as amended by Protocol No. 11 609
Protocol No. 12 to the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, on a General Prohibition of Discrimination, 2000 632
Protocol No. 13 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, concerning the abolition of the death penalty in all circumstances, 2002 635
Protocol No. 14 to the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, amending the control system of the Convention, 2004 638
European Social Charter, 1961 645
Additional Protocol to the European Social Charter, 1988 662
Protocol amending the European Social Charter, 1991 670
Additional Protocol to the European Social Charter providing for a System of Collective Complaints, 1995 674
European Social Charter (Revised), 1996 678
European Convention on the Legal Status of Migrant Workers, 1977 704
European Convention for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, 1987 717
European Convention on the Participation of Foreigners in Public Life at Local Level, 1992 725
European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages, 1992 731
European Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities, 1995 745
European Convention on the Exercise of Children's Rights, 1996 754
European Convention on Nationality, 1997 763
European Convention on Contact concerning Children, 2003 775
European Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings, 2005 786
5.2 European Union
European Union Charter of Fundamental Rights, 2000 806
5.3 Conference on Security and Co-operation in Europe (CSCE) Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)
Final Act of The Helsinki Conference, 1975 817
Concluding Document of the Vienna Meeting of the CSCE Conference, 1989 845
Document of the Copenhagen Meeting of the Conference on the Human Dimension of the CSCE, 1990 849
The Charter of Paris for a New Europe, 1990 866
Document of the Moscow Meeting of the Third Conference on the Human Dimension of the CSCE, 1991 877
Document of the CSCE Helsinki Summit Meeting, 1992 893
Document of the CSCE Budapest Summit Meeting, 1994 908
Document of the OSCE Lisbon Summit Meeting, 1996 919
part six
AMERICAS
American Declaration of the Rights and Duties of Man, 1948 925
American Convention on Human Rights, 1969 933
Additional Protocol to the American Convention on Human Rights in the Area of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, 1988 955
Protocol to the American Convention on Human Rights to Abolish the Death Penalty, 1990 963
Inter-American Convention to Prevent and Punish Torture, 1985 965
Inter-American Convention on the Prevention, Punishment and Eradication of Violence against Women, 1994 970
Inter-American Convention on Forced Disappearance of Persons, 1994 977
Inter-American Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Persons with Disabilities, 1999 983
Inter-American Democratic Charter, 2001 989
part seven
AFRICA
Organization of African Unity Convention on the Specific Aspects of Refugee Problems in Africa, 1969 999
African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights, 1981 1007
Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights on the Establishment of an African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights, 1998 1021
Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa, 2003 1029
African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child, 1990 1042
part eight
ARAB STATES
Cairo Declaration on Human Rights in Islam, 1990 1057
Declaration on the Protection of Refugees and Displaced Persons in the Arab World, 1992 1065
Arab Charter on Human Rights, 2004 1070
part nine
THE CONCEPT OF EQUALITY
Dissenting Opinion of Judge Tanaka, South West African Cases (Second Phase), 1966 1085
UNESCO Declaration on Race and Racial Prejudice, 1978 1113
World Conference against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance, 2001 (Durban Declaration and Programme of Action) 1119
part ten
HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE HUMAN GENOME
Universal Declaration on the Human Genome and Human Rights, 1997 1177
European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Dignity of the Human Being with Regard to the Application of Biology and Medicine (Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine), 1997 1185
Additional Protocol to the European Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine with Regard to the Application of Biology and Medicine on the Prohibition of Cloning Human Beings, 1998 1196
Additional Protocol to the European Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine concerning Transplantation of Organs and Tissues of Human Origin, 2002 1199
Additional Protocol to the European Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine, concerning Biomedical Research, 2005 1207
UNESCO International Declaration on Human Genetic Data, 2003 1220
United Nations Declaration on Human Cloning, 2005 1231
Universal Declaration on Bioethics and Human Rights, 2005 1233
INDEX 1243

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Human rights -- History -- Sources.