Agreements

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 1948

http://www.un.org/en/documents/udhr/

 

The Convention and Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees, 1951

http://www2.ohchr.org/english/law/refugees.htm

http://www2.ohchr.org/english/law/protocolrefugees.htm

 

The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, 1966, and its two Protocols, 1966 and 1989

http://www2.ohchr.org/english/law/ccpr.htm

 

The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, 1966

http://www2.ohchr.org/english/law/cescr.htm

 

The Convention on the Rights of the Child, 1989, and its two Optional Protocols, 2000

http://www2.ohchr.org/english/law/crc.htm

http://www2.ohchr.org/english/law/crc-sale.htm

 

The Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, 1948

http://www.hrweb.org/legal/genocide.html

 

The International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, 1965

http://www2.ohchr.org/english/law/cerd.htm

 

The Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, 1984

http://www2.ohchr.org/english/law/cat.htm

 

The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, 1979, and its Protocol, 1999

http://www2.ohchr.org/english/law/cedaw.htm