Al-Quds Bard College, Al-Quds University, Palestine

Links

Online Sources and Materials

International law and human rights sources:

HURIDOCS : http://www.hurisearch.org/

Legal Research on International Law Issues Using the Internet: http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/~llou/forintlaw.html

Right International – The Center for International Human Rights Law, Rights International Research Guide for International Human Rights Lawyers, available at http://www.rightsinternational.org/guides.html

University of Minnesota Human Rights Library, Human Rights Documents and Materials, available at http://www1.umn.edu/humanrts//index.html

American Society of International Law, ASIL Guide to Electronic Resources for International Law, at http://www.asil.org/resource/humrts1.htm

International Human Rights Lexicon, at http://www.internationalhumanrightslexicon.org

Bora Laskin Law Library, Women’s Human Rights Resources Library, at http://www.law-lib.utoronto.ca/diana

Columbia University website on the influence of the Universal Declaration of HumanRights, athttp://www.ccnmtl.columbia.edu/projects/mmt/udhr/

US State Department website, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, available at http://www.state.gov/www/global/human_rights/index.html

International law and human rights institutions:

International Court of Justice: www.icj-cij.org

Americas: http://www.cidh.org.cr and http://www.corteidh.or.cr/

Asia Human Rights Mechanism group:  http://www.aseanhrmech.org/

African Charter site:  http://www.achpr.org

Council of Europe: www.coe.int

European Union: http://europa.eu/pol/rights/index_en.htm

Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe: www.osce.org

 

Human rights organizations and other institutions:

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, at http://www.unhchr.ch

UN High Commissioner for Refugees, at http://www.unchr.ch

European Court of Human Rights, at http://www.echr.coe.int/echr

Inter-American Commission and Court, at http://www.oas.org/OASpage/humanrights.htm

African Commission and Court, at http://www.achpr.org

Amnesty International, at http://www.amnesty.org

Human Rights Watch, at http://www.hrw.org

Business and HR, at http://www.business-humanrights.org/

Columbia University, Center for the Study of Human Rights, at http://www.humanrights.columbia.edu

Freedom House, at http://www.freedomhouse.org

Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs, at http://www.carnegiecouncil.org

Human Rights in China, at http://www.hrichina.org

International Crisis Group, at http://www.crisisweb.org

International Network for Economic, Social & Cultural Rights, at http://www.escr-net.org

 

Human rights and international law weblogs and news sources:

Jurist – Legal News and Research, at http://jurist.law.pitt.edu/

ECHR-Blog – A Blog on the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms – at http://www.echrblog.blogspot.com/

Opinio Juris – A weblog dedicated to reports, commentary, and debate on current developments and scholarship in the fields of international law and politics – at http://www.opiniojuris.org/

PhD Studies in Human Rights – Irish Center for Human Rights – at http://humanrightsdoctorate.blogspot.com/

 

 

Palestinian human rights organizations:

Badil, at http://www.badil.org

Al-Haq, at http://www.alhaq.org

DCI-Palestine, at http://www.dci-pal.org/

Ramallah Center for Human Rights Studies, at http://www.rchrs.org/

Adalah, available at http://www.adalah.org

Women’s Center for Legal Aid and Counseling (WCLAC), at http://www.wclac.org

Arab Human Rights Association, at  http://www.arabhra.org/HRA/Pages/Index.aspx

Palestinian Center for Human Rights, at www.pchr.org

Addameer – Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association, at http://www.addameer.org/

Israeli human rights organizations:

Bimkom – Planners for Planning Rights, at http://www.bimkom.org/aboutEng.asp

Adalah, at http://www.adalah.org/eng/index.php

Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI), at http://www.acri.org.il/eng/

Arab Association for Human Rights (HRA), at http://www.arabhra.org/HRA/Pages/Index.aspx?Language=2

Gisha – Center for the Legal Protection of the Freedom of Movement, at http://www.gisha.org/english/index_eng.htm

HaMoked – Center for the Defence of the Individual, at http://www.hamoked.org/

Mussawa – Advocacy Center for Arab Citizens of Israel, at http://www.mossawacenter.org/

Physicians for Human Rights – Israel, at http://www.phr.org.il/phr/lang.asp?lang=2

Public Committee against Torture in Israel (PCATI), at http://www.stoptorture.org.il/en

Yesh Din – Volunteers for Human Rights, at http://www.yesh-din.org/site/index.php?page=index&lang=en

Btselem – Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories, at http://www.btselem.org/English/

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