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Author Murray, Rachel (Rachel H.)

Title The role of National Human Rights Institutions at the international and regional levels : the experience of Africa / Rachel Murray
Published Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Hart, 2007


Description 1 online resource (viii, 137 pages)
Series Human rights law in perspective
Human rights law in perspective.
Contents Half Title Page; Half Title verso; Title Page; Title verso; Acknowledgements; Contents; Abbreviations; 1. The Role of National Human Rights Institutions at the International and Regional Levels; 2. Legitimacy of NHRI Participation; 3. The Role of NHRIs in the United Nations; 4. NHRIs at the Regional Level; 5. NHRIs as State or Non-State Actors; 6. Ensuring the Accountability of NHRIs. What Role for the International and Regional Bodies?; 7. Conclusion; Appendices; Bibliography; Index
Summary National Human Rights Institutions have increased in number since the General Assembly adopted principles governing their effectiveness in 1993. This book examines these institutions in the African region, the way in which they use the international and regional fora, the effectiveness of their contributions and how they are able to participate
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 117-133) and index
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Subject National human rights institutions.
National human rights institutions -- Africa
Human rights -- Africa
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Civil Rights.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Human Rights.
Human rights
National human rights institutions
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781847313645