International Human Rights Lexicon

International Human Rights Lexicon

Online Companion


Core Documents

African (Banjul) Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights

American Convention on Human Rights

American Declaration on the Rights and Duties of Man

Arab Charter of Human Rights

European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Universal Documents

UN Treaty Body General Comments

Human Rights Committee General Comment 29 on States of Emergency

UN Treaty Body Concluding Observations

Kivenmaa v Finland (Human Rights Committee Views on Communication 412/1990)

Tae Hoon Park v Republic of Korea (Human Rights Committee Communication 628/1995)

Regional Documents

Judgements and Decisions by Regional Courts and Bodies

European Court of Human Rights

Appleby and Others v United Kingdom

Cissé v France

Steel and Others v United Kingdom

Chorherr v. Austria

Plattform "Ärzte für das Leben" v Austria

European Court of Justice

France v Commission

Eugen Schmidberger, Internationale Transporte und Planzüge v Republic of Austria

Other Documents

National Decisions

Marsh v. Alabama (United States of America Supreme Court)