Human Rights & UN Machinery

Human Rights & UN Machinery - Commissioner of Human...

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1. UDHR: Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948) 2. ICCPR: International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (1974)  I. UN: Principal Avenues for Promotion and Protection of Human Rights 1. Human Rights field offices, in cooperation w/ UN member state (via Office of the High 
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Unformatted text preview: Commissioner of Human Rights 2. Special Sessions of the Human Rights Council, to review country sistuations 3. Thematic work and complains procedure. Special Procedure under aegis of Human Rights Council and its Advisory Committee with assistance of OHCHR. 4. Universal Periodic Review undertaken bY human Rights Council 13:43 13:43...
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2012 for the course CICS 101 taught by Professor Farnsworth during the Winter '10 term at University of Michigan.

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