Human rights


Key international documents 

:: Universal Declaration of Human Rights

:: The European Social Charter

:: European Convention for Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (ECHR)

:: Charter of the Unated Nations

:: International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (1965)

:: International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (1966)

:: International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (1966)

:: Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (1984)

:: Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989)

:: United Nations Millennium Declaration (2000)

:: UN database of documents


Institutions and organizations

:: European Court of Human Rights (EctHR)

:: Council of Europe Human Rights web site

:: The Council of Europe's Commissioner for Human Rights

:: United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

:: Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe

:: Netherlands Institute of Human Rights

:: Amnesty International

:: International Federation of Human Rights Leagues (FIDH)

:: OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights

:: Human Rights Campaign

:: European Commission Against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI)


Education on human rights

:: European Youth Campaign on  Diversity, Human Rights and Participation “All different, all equal"- Education pack

:: Manual on Human Rights COMPASS

:: Human Rights Research and Education Centre

:: Human Rights Internet