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The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights : conscience for the world / edited by Felice D. Gaer, Christen L. Broecker.

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Language:
English.
Publication date:
2014
Publication:
Leiden : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2014.
Format:
  • Book, Conference Proceedings
  • xxii, 398 pages ; 25 cm.
Note:
"This endeavor began with a conference entitled: The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: -- Conscience for the World, which was convened on February 7-8, 2012."-- Acknowledgments.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-392) and index.
Contents:
  • Introduction / Felice D. Gaer and Christen L. Broecker
  • Rights inflation and role conflict in the office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights / Michael Ignatieff
  • The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights : from the personal to the institutional / Harold Hongju Koh
  • Address by the High-Commissioner at the Jacob Blaustein Institute for the Advancement of Human Rights / Navi Pillay
  • A conversation with the High Commissioner / Felice D. Gaer and Navi Pillay
  • Future preventive strategies of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights / Bertrand G. Ramcharan
  • The High Commissioner and the treaty bodies / Michael O'Flaherty
  • The High Commissioners' promotion of universality of human rights / Sunila Abeysekera
  • The High Commissioners and the special procedures : colleagues and competitors / Felice D. Gaer
  • Protection through presence : the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the field / Christen L. Broecker
  • Enhancing UN human rights work on the ground / William G. O'Neill
  • The High Commissioner and national human rights institutions / Tseliso Thipanyane
  • The High Commissioner for Human Rights and the UN Human Rights Council / Suzanne Nossel and Christen L. Broecker
  • Human rights prosecutors? : the High Commissioner for Human Rights, international justice, and the example of Syria / David Kaye
  • The High Commissioner, OHCHR, and China 1998-2005 : challenges and achievements / Stephanie Kleine-Ahlbrandt
  • The High Commissioner for Human Rights and North Korea / Roberta Cohen
  • The role of the High Commissioner in protecting and promoting human rights in Afghanistan and Sudan / Sima Samar
  • The High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation / Karinna Moskalenko, Maria Goldman, and Catherine A. Fitzpatrick
  • The High Commissioner for Human Rights and Burma (Myanmar) / Jared Genser
  • The impact of the High Commissioner for Human Rights protection in Colombia / Victor Rodriguez-Rescia.
Contributor:
Gaer, Felice D., editor of compilation.
Broecker, Christen, editor of compilation.
Jacob Blaustein Institute for the Advancement of Human Rights.
Series:
Nottingham studies on human rights, 2211-7342 ; v. 3
Nottingham studies on human rights ; v. 3.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9789004254244
9004254242

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