Law and human rights

Contributor: John Hatchard
Publication date: 1 January 2003
Format: Paperback

This title provides an overview of some of the key legal issues that affect youth in Commonwealth countries. The issues covered fall, directly or indirectly, within the scope of the Harare Commonwealth Declaration of 1991.

Series title: Best Practice
Publication date: 1 January 2003
Format: Paperback

Trafficking of people (mostly women and children) for commercial sexual activities and forced labour is one of the fastest growing areas of international criminal activity – and one that is of huge concern. Trafficking in humans is now considered the third largest source of organised crime after drugs and arms.

Series title: Best Practice
Publication date: 1 January 2003
Format: Paperback

This publication considers factors which hinder the enjoyment of these rights and posits guidelines to overcome these hindrances. It examines the fundamental human rights of freedom of expression, assembly and association as set out in the international and regional instruments.

Series title: Best Practice Series
Publication date: 1 January 2003
Format: Paperback

The victims of crime are sometimes overlooked when reforming the criminal justice systems of countries. These guidelines set out best practice in this area.

Series title: Developing Human Rights Jurisprudence
Publication date: 1 January 2001
Format: Paperback

This volume contains the papers presented at the Eighth Judicial Colloquium of the Domestic Application of International Human Rights, held in Bangalore, India on 27-30th December 1998. This meeting marked the culmination of a series of colloquia started a decade earlier.

Publication date: 1 January 2000
Format: Paperback

This volume fills the gap in existing literature on the promotion of the human rights of women through the judiciary. It presents useful actual experiences of judges and experts, and highlights case laws which demonstrate successful applications of international standards to advance women's interests in national courts.

Contributor: Carl W Dundas
Series title: Compendium of Election Laws, Practices and Cases of Selected Commonwealth Countries
Publication date: 1 January 1998
Format: Hardback

This compendium presents the constitutional provisions and election laws of a number of selected Commonwealth countries in a user-friendly way.

Contributor: Carl W Dundas
Series title: Compendium of Election Laws, Practices and Cases of Selected Commonwealth Countries
Publication date: 1 January 1998
Format: Hardback

This compendium presents the constitutional provisions and election laws of a number of selected Commonwealth countries in a user-friendly way.

Series title: Developing Human Rights Jurisprudence Series
Publication date: 1 January 1998
Format: Paperback

One of an eight-volume series recording the development of international jurisprudence in human rights issues and, in particular, the domestic application of international human rights norms.

Contributor: Carl W Dundas
Series title: Compendium of Election Laws, Practices and Cases of Selected Commonwealth Countries
Publication date: 1 January 1998
Format: Hardback

This compendium presents the constitutional provisions and election laws of a number of selected Commonwealth countries in a user-friendly way.

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