11. Civil and Political Rights Treaties and Guidance
HRC, CCPR General Comment No. 35: Article 9 (Liberty and security of person) (2014)

02. Principles and Guidelines on Rights and Treatment of People Deprived of their Liberty


BPGRP

The Basic Principles and Guidelines on Remedies and Procedures on the Right of Anyone Deprived of…

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BPP

UNGA, Body of Principles for the Protection of All Persons under Any Form of Detention or…

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BPRL

UN, Basic Principles on the Role of Lawyers 1990

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BPTP

UNGA, Basic Principles for the Treatment of Prisoners

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SMR

UN, Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners, 1955

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03. Conduct of Law Enforcement Officials


BPUFF

UN, Basic Principles on the Use of Force and Firearms by Law Enforcement Officials (1990)

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CCLEO

UNGA, Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials (1979)

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04. Rights of Women and Girls


BR

UN Rules for the Treatment of Women Prisoners and Non-custodial Measures for Women Offenders 2010…

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CEDAW

1979 Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women

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05. Rights of Children


CRC

1989 Convention on the Rights of the Child

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CRC-GC10

CRC, General Comment No. 10 (2007) Children’s Rights in Juvenile Justice

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CRC-GC6

Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC), General Comment No. 6 (2005): Treatment of…

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GSCDL

UNGA, Report of the Independent Expert Leading the Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty,…

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RPJDL

UN, Rules for the Protection of Juveniles Deprived of their Liberty, 1990

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06. Social and Economic Rights Treaties and Guidance


CESCR-GC13

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR), General Comment No. 13: The right to…

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CESCR-GC18

CESCR, General Comment No. 18: The Right to Work (Art. 6 of the Covenant) 2006

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CESCR-GC20

CESCR, General Comment No. 20: Non-discrimination in economic, social and cultural rights (art. 2,…

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ICESCR

1966 International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

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07. Rights of Migrant Workers and Members of their Families


ASP

Protocol Against the Smuggling of Migrants by Land, Sea and Air, Supplementing The United Nations…

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ATP

Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children,…

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BPGRP

The Basic Principles and Guidelines on Remedies and Procedures on the Right of Anyone Deprived of…

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BPP

UNGA, Body of Principles for the Protection of All Persons under Any Form of Detention or…

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BPRL

UN, Basic Principles on the Role of Lawyers 1990

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BPTP

UNGA, Basic Principles for the Treatment of Prisoners

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BPUFF

UN, Basic Principles on the Use of Force and Firearms by Law Enforcement Officials (1990)

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BR

UN Rules for the Treatment of Women Prisoners and Non-custodial Measures for Women Offenders 2010…

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CCLEO

UNGA, Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials (1979)

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CDR

Cartagena Declaration on Refugees

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CEDAW

1979 Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women

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CESCR-GC13

Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR), General Comment No. 13: The right to…

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CESCR-GC18

CESCR, General Comment No. 18: The Right to Work (Art. 6 of the Covenant) 2006

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CESCR-GC20

CESCR, General Comment No. 20: Non-discrimination in economic, social and cultural rights (art. 2,…

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CMW

1990 Convention for the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their…

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CMW-GC3–CRC-GC22

CMW and CRC, Joint General Comment No. 3 (2017) of the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of…

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CMW-GC4–CRC-GC23

CMW and CRC, Joint General Comment No. 4 (2017) of the Committee on the Protection of the Rights of…

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CRC

1989 Convention on the Rights of the Child

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CRC-GC10

CRC, General Comment No. 10 (2007) Children’s Rights in Juvenile Justice

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CRC-GC6

Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC), General Comment No. 6 (2005): Treatment of…

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CRPD

2006 Convention on the Rights of Persons with a Disability

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CSR

1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees

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CSSP

1954 Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons

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DOM

Declaration of Malta on Hunger Strikers (1991) (revised 1992 and 2006)

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DOT

Declaration of Tokyo (1975) (revised 2005 and 2006), Guidelines for Physicians Concerning Torture…

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EXCOM110

EXCOM Conclusion No. 110 (LXI) (2010) Refugees with disabilities and other persons with…

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EXCOM44

EXCOM Conclusion No. 44 (XXXVII) (1986) Detention of Refugees and Asylum-Seekers

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GC-IV

Convention (IV) relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War 1949

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GCM

UNGA, Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration, GA Res A/RES/73/195 (2019)

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GCR

UNGA, Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Part II Global Compact on…

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GSCDL

UNGA, Report of the Independent Expert Leading the Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty,…

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HRC-GC18

Human Rights Committee (HRC), CCPR General Comment No. 18: Non-discrimination (1989)

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HRC-GC20

HRC, CCPR General Comment No. 20: Article 7 (Prohibition of Torture, or Other Cruel, Inhuman or…

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HRC-GC22

HRC, CCPR General Comment No. 22: Article 18 (Freedom of Thought, Conscience or Religion) (1993)

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HRC-GC31

HRC, CCPR General Comment No. 31 [80]: The Nature of the General Legal Obligation Imposed on States…

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ICAPED

2006 International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance

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ICCPR

1966 International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

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ICESCR

1966 International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

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ILO-C105

ILO Abolition of Forced Labour Convention, 1957, No. 105

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ILO-C138

ILO Minimum Age Convention, 1973, No. 138

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ILO-C182

ILO Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999, No. 182

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ILO-C29

ILO Forced Labour Convention, 1930, No. 29

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NYD

UNGA, New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants, GA Res A/RES/71/1 (2016)

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OHCHR-TG

Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), Recommended Principles and Guidelines on…

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OPCAT

Optional Protocol to the UN Convention against Torture

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PME

UNGA, Principles of Medical Ethics (1982)

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PSR

1967 Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees

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RPJDL

UN, Rules for the Protection of Juveniles Deprived of their Liberty, 1990

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SMR

UN, Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners, 1955

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TGFR

Twenty Guidelines on Forced Return, Council of Europe, 2005

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UDHR

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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UNCAT

UN Convention against Torture

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UNHCR-DG

UNHCR Guidelines on the Applicable Criteria and Standards relating to the Detention of…

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VCCR

Vienna Convention on Consular Relations

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WGAD-RD5

Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD), Revised Deliberation No. 5 on Deprivation of Liberty…

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08. Rights of People with a Disability


CRPD

2006 Convention on the Rights of Persons with a Disability

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09. Rights of People who are Refugees, Seeking Asylum, or Stateless


CDR

Cartagena Declaration on Refugees

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CSR

1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees

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CSSP

1954 Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons

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EXCOM110

EXCOM Conclusion No. 110 (LXI) (2010) Refugees with disabilities and other persons with…

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EXCOM44

EXCOM Conclusion No. 44 (XXXVII) (1986) Detention of Refugees and Asylum-Seekers

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GCR

UNGA, Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Part II Global Compact on…

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NYD

UNGA, New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants, GA Res A/RES/71/1 (2016)

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PSR

1967 Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees

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UNHCR-DG

UNHCR Guidelines on the Applicable Criteria and Standards relating to the Detention of…

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10. Rights of Non-citizens in Situations of Armed Conflict


GC-IV

Convention (IV) relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War 1949

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11. Civil and Political Rights Treaties and Guidance


HRC-GC18

Human Rights Committee (HRC), CCPR General Comment No. 18: Non-discrimination (1989)

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HRC-GC20

HRC, CCPR General Comment No. 20: Article 7 (Prohibition of Torture, or Other Cruel, Inhuman or…

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HRC-GC22

HRC, CCPR General Comment No. 22: Article 18 (Freedom of Thought, Conscience or Religion) (1993)

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HRC-GC31

HRC, CCPR General Comment No. 31 [80]: The Nature of the General Legal Obligation Imposed on States…

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ICAPED

2006 International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance

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ICCPR

1966 International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

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OPCAT

Optional Protocol to the UN Convention against Torture

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TGFR

Twenty Guidelines on Forced Return, Council of Europe, 2005

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UDHR

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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UNCAT

UN Convention against Torture

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WGAD-RD5

Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD), Revised Deliberation No. 5 on Deprivation of Liberty…

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12. Labour Rights


ILO-C105

ILO Abolition of Forced Labour Convention, 1957, No. 105

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ILO-C138

ILO Minimum Age Convention, 1973, No. 138

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ILO-C182

ILO Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999, No. 182

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ILO-C29

ILO Forced Labour Convention, 1930, No. 29

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13. Medical Rights and Ethics


DOM

Declaration of Malta on Hunger Strikers (1991) (revised 1992 and 2006)

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DOT

Declaration of Tokyo (1975) (revised 2005 and 2006), Guidelines for Physicians Concerning Torture…

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PME

UNGA, Principles of Medical Ethics (1982)

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14. Consular Rights and Relations


VCCR

Vienna Convention on Consular Relations

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