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Working together against human rights violations

by Rodney G. Peck

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Published by Rosen Pub. Group in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil rights -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Human rights -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Civil rights.,
  • Human rights.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index.

    Other titlesHuman rights violations
    StatementRodney Peck.
    SeriesThe Library of social activism
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC571 .P35 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1085008M
    ISBN 100823917789
    LC Control Number94008858

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The book implicated high ranking Angolan military officials for human rights violations committed in one of Angola's diamond mining areas. The list is incomplete; please add known articles or create missing ones. The following is a list of articles on the human rights organisations of the does not include political parties, or.

The term “human rights” was mentioned seven times in the UN's founding Charter, making the promotion and protection of human rights a key purpose and guiding principle of the Organization. The Soviets argued that human rights consisted of social or economic rights – the rights to work, to healthcare, and to education.

As was so. “The amount of violations of human rights in a country is always an inverse function of the amount of complaints about human rights violations heard from there. The greater the number of complaints being aired, the better protected are human rights in that country.” ― Daniel Patrick Moynihan.

The World Conference on Human Rights, which recognized violence against women as a human rights violation, and which contributed to the following UN declaration.

[41] The UN Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women was the first international instrument explicitly defining and addressing violence against women.

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