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


Online Sources and Materials

International law and human rights sources:


Legal Research on International Law Issues Using the Internet:

Right International – The Center for International Human Rights Law, Rights International Research Guide for International Human Rights Lawyers, available at

University of Minnesota Human Rights Library, Human Rights Documents and Materials, available at

American Society of International Law, ASIL Guide to Electronic Resources for International Law, at

International Human Rights Lexicon, at

Bora Laskin Law Library, Women’s Human Rights Resources Library, at

Columbia University website on the influence of the Universal Declaration of HumanRights, at

US State Department website, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, available at

International law and human rights institutions:

International Court of Justice:

Americas: and

Asia Human Rights Mechanism group:

African Charter site:

Council of Europe:

European Union:

Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe:


Human rights organizations and other institutions:

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, at

UN High Commissioner for Refugees, at

European Court of Human Rights, at

Inter-American Commission and Court, at

African Commission and Court, at

Amnesty International, at

Human Rights Watch, at

Business and HR, at

Columbia University, Center for the Study of Human Rights, at

Freedom House, at

Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs, at

Human Rights in China, at

International Crisis Group, at

International Network for Economic, Social & Cultural Rights, at


Human rights and international law weblogs and news sources:

Jurist – Legal News and Research, at

ECHR-Blog – A Blog on the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms – at

Opinio Juris – A weblog dedicated to reports, commentary, and debate on current developments and scholarship in the fields of international law and politics – at

PhD Studies in Human Rights – Irish Center for Human Rights – at



Palestinian human rights organizations:

Badil, at

Al-Haq, at

DCI-Palestine, at

Ramallah Center for Human Rights Studies, at

Adalah, available at

Women’s Center for Legal Aid and Counseling (WCLAC), at

Arab Human Rights Association, at

Palestinian Center for Human Rights, at

Addameer – Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association, at

Israeli human rights organizations:

Bimkom – Planners for Planning Rights, at

Adalah, at

Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI), at

Arab Association for Human Rights (HRA), at

Gisha – Center for the Legal Protection of the Freedom of Movement, at

HaMoked – Center for the Defence of the Individual, at

Mussawa – Advocacy Center for Arab Citizens of Israel, at

Physicians for Human Rights – Israel, at

Public Committee against Torture in Israel (PCATI), at

Yesh Din – Volunteers for Human Rights, at

Btselem – Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories, at


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