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International Human Rights Standards for Law Enforcement A Pocket Book on Human Rights for the Police (Professional Training Series) by United Nations Centre for Human Rights

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Published by United Nations .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Human rights,
  • International human rights law,
  • Police & security services

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12895621M
ISBN 109211541220
ISBN 109789211541229

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human rights standards within law enforcement agencies; (f) To assist law enforcement agencies and individual law enforcement officials in providing effective policing through compliance with international human rights standards; (g) To equip police educators and trainers to provide human rights education and training for law enforcement officials. International Human Rights Standards for Law Enforcement: A Pocket Book on Human Rights for the Police This "pocket book" is designed to provide a readily accessible and portable reference for police committed to the lawful and humane performance of their . Get this from a library! International human rights standards for law enforcement: a pocket book on human rights for the police.. [United Nations. Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights.; United Nations Centre for Human Rights.;]. Title International human rights standards for law enforcement: a pocket book on human rights for the police Author OHCHR Imprint New York ; Geneva: UN,

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights is generally agreed to be the foundation of international human rights law. Adopted in , the UDHR . law enforcement officials, during basic training and all subsequent training and refresher courses, in the provisions of national legislation in accordance with the UN Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials as well as other basic international human rights standards applicable to law enforcement Size: KB. overlook human rights violations committed by more powerful nations, such as Russia's activities in Chechnya, or China's continuing repression after Tienanmen Square. International human rights law is not enforced, you might say, because human rights norms are vague and aspirational, because enforcement mechanismsCited by: An introduction to international human rights law / edited by Azizur Rahman Chowdhury, Jahid Hossain Bhuiyan. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (hardback: alk. paper) 1. Human rights. I. Chowdhury, Azizur Rahman. II. Bhuiyan, Jahid Hossain. KI63 ’8—dc22 ISSN: File Size: 1MB.

  International Human Rights Law offers a thorough, thought-provoking consideration of the essential elements of the subject. It covers all aspects of a typical international human rights course, from philosophical and other foundational issues to substantive rights to systems of protection. It also addresses contemporary challenges to human rights . development of human rights standards occurs at the international level, they tend to be enforced at the national level. While international law and domestic law are quite different, they do share similar principles. It is necessary to address the differences between domestic and international law to explain how human rights are created and. Even in the absence of appropriate federal law, however, employers and government agencies are still obligated under international human rights . enforcement of international human rights law is the respons ibility of the Nation State, and it is the primary responsibility of the State to make human rights a reality. In practice, manyAuthor: Vivek Dhupdale.