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Approaches towards Inequality and Inequity: Concepts, measures and policies
This paper analyses the different concepts of inequality, in particular differentiating individual, or vertical, and group, or horizontal, inequality, ...

Championing Children's Rights: A global study of independent human rights institutions for children
Independent human rights institutions for children have the unique role of facilitating governance processes specific to young people, and have emerged ...

Child Well-Being in the EU and Enlargement to the East
The accession of up to 13 new members in the next decade is the most important development now facing the European Union. This paper analyses measurable ...

A Human Rights Conceptual Framework for UNICEF
This latest 'Innocenti Essay' outlines the legal and moral stance behind UNICEF's emerging human rights ethic. It goes on to consider the implications ...

Independent Institutions Protecting Children's Rights
Children are among the most vulnerable group in any society, with no vote, no access to the powerful lobbies that influence government agendas, and little ...

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Independent human rights institutions for children have the unique role of facilitating governance processes specific to young people, and have emerged ...

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The Role of National Institutions in Advacing the Human Rights of Women. A case study on trafficking in the Asia Pacific Region.
Paper authored by Anna Gallagher in her capacity as Advisor on Trafficking for the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, and ...

Kosovo (Serbia and Montenegro) "So does it mean that we have the rights?" Protecting the human rights of women and girls trafficked for forced prostitution in Kosovo
In this report, the organization identifies trafficking as a series of abuses and violations of the human rights of trafficked women and girls, both at ...

Trafficking in women and girls
Paper presented at the Expert Group Meeting on Trafficking in women and girls 18-22 November 2002, Glen Cove; New York.The paper calls for a co-ordinated ...

Trafficking in Unaccompanied Minors for Sexual Exploitation in the European Union
This research focuses on the human rights dimension and the protection of, and assistance to, victims of trafficking. Its specific aims are to identify ...

Rise in human trafficking
This article reports that in its 342-page Annual Report 2003, which was distributed to MPs in Parliament yesterday, a sub-committee set up to study the ...

Trafficking in Persons: a Gender and Rights Perspective
This study examines current policy responses and programming trends related to the global issue of trafficking in persons. Intended as a tool for practitioners, ...

Combating Trafficking in Women and Children: A Gender and Human Rights Framework
This paper was the plenary address given at a conference held in November 2002, 'The Human Rights Challenge of Globalization: Asia-Pacific-US: The Trafficking ...

Human traffic, human rights: redefining victim protection
The aims of this research were to identify the obstacles to convictions and prosecutions of traffickers; to assess victim and witness protection measures ...

Protection Schemes for Victims of Trafficking in Selected EU Member Countries, Candidate and Third Countries
This report addresses the protection of and assistance to victims of human trafficking. Through analysis of trafficking and several country case studies, ...

A Gender Perspective to Combat Trafficking: Strategy Paper on an Integrated Approach to Livelihood Options for Women & Girls
This paper was prepared for the Seminar on Promoting Gender Equality to Combat Trafficking In Women and Children, hosted by The United Nations Development ...

SOS Trafficking: On the tracks of stolen childhoods
This study is part of a campaign launched by the Social Alert Network in West Africa on the topic. The research's main objective is to combat the violation ...

Human Rights versus Human Trafficking in the Face of Globalization
This paper was prepared for the "Conference on the Human Rights Challenge of Globalization in the Asia-Pacific and the United States: Trafficking in Persons, ...

Call to help curb human trafficking
Bangladeshi Minister for Women and Children Affairs Khurshid Jahan Haque, MP yesterday in a press conference said the Government understood the depth ...

Group of Specialists on the Impact of the Use of New Information Technologies on Trafficking in Human Beings for the Purpose of Sexual Exploitation
The Internet offers unprecedented ways of finding, marketing and delivering women and children into sexual exploitation, which traffickers have been quick ...

Recommended Principles and Guidelines on Human Rights and Human Trafficking
These guidelines were presented by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights to the Economic and Social Council at the session on "Social and Human Rights ...

Combating Human Trafficking in Asia: a Resource Guide to International and Regional Legal Instruments, Political Commitments and Recommended Practices
"Combating Human Trafficking in Asia: a Resource Guide to International and Regional Legal Instruments, Political Commitments and Recommended Practices" ...

Globalization, Migration and Trafficking: Some Thoughts from the South-East Asian Region
This paper was originally presented at the Workshop on the Impact of Globalization on the Full Enjoyment of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and the ...

USA-New York: 17 year-old represents Ghana at Youth for Human Rights
On August 23rd and 24th, when young delegates from such diverse countries as Australia, Guyana, India, Nepal, South Korea, South Africa, Zambia, Germany ...

EU limitara ayuda a tres países por no detener trafico de personas
En una declaración presidencial emitida este viernes, la Casa Blanca censuró a Venezuela y exoneró a Ecuador. E.U.restringirá su apoyo económico ...

Major crackdown on human trafficking: Feds Make Northern California Focus of New Effort
Authorities say Northern California is a "prime destination point" for people who are kidnapped abroad or lured to the United States and forced into prostitution ...

OSCE meets on human trafficking, calls on nations to do more
The two-day meeting, which was hosted by the Finnish government, concluded on Friday with a list of recommendations to OSCE member countries. The 55 ...

Policy shifts to aid human trafficking victims
A seminar recently taught nearly 300 law-enforcement and social service workers about the new program, Rescue & Restore Victims of Human Trafficking. ...

L'OSCE appelle à protéger les victimes du trafic d'êtres humains
L'Organisation pour la Sécurité et la Coopération en Europe (OSCE) a appelé vendredi les gouvernements à protéger les victimes du trafic d'êtres ...

Une étude de l'UNICEF révèle l'importance du trafic d'enfants au Laos
Alors qu'environ un tiers du trafic mondial des femmes et des enfants touche l'Asie orientale et la sous-région du Mékong, l'étendue du phénomène ...

New Approach On People-Trafficking Called For By UN Human Rights Chief
Ms. Arbour says many Member States, however, still take a law-and-order approach, prosecuting victims as illegal aliens and undocumented workers rather ...

Bangladeshi lawyer named UN rights expert on human trafficking

HCR Appoints HUDA as Special Rapporteur on Trafficking
The United Nations Human Rights Commission has appointed Sigma Huda of Bangladesh as its Special Rapporteur on human trafficking. Huda, who is the founder ...

Sheik denies using children as camel jockeys
Abdullah al-Saboosi, a UAE diplomat in Washington, said he doesn't follow camel racing, but that Sheik Mohammed "has a big charitable organization on ...

Human trafficking conference in Cambodia begins

Women combat modern slavery
Each year approximately 800,000 to 900,000 men, women and children are victims of human trafficking across international borders, according to the U.S. ...

Piden castigos m√°s severos para traficantes de personas
"La pobreza y la baja calidad de vida hace que millones de personas emigren hacia otros pa√≠ses con mayor desarrollo econ√≥mico. Seg√ļn estimaciones de ...

European Convention Against Trafficking in People: Call for victims' rights to be put at heart of new law
As the Council of Europe’s Parliament meets this week to give its formal Opinion on the draft European Convention against Trafficking in Human Beings, ...

Recommendations to the Government of Indonesia on the occasion of the election of Ambassador Makarim Wibisono as Chair of the United Nations Commission on Human Rights
The election of Ambassador Wibisono as Chair of the United Nations Commission on Human Rights (the Commission) provides a unique and important opportunity ...

UN panel sees grave women's rights abuse in Mexico
U.N. panel accused Mexico on Thursday of "grave and systematic" rights violations for failing to solve the killings of hundreds of women in the past decade ...

La trata de personas facilita la violación de derechos: ONU
La relatora de la Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU) para los derechos humanos de los migrantes, Gabriela Rodríguez Pizarro, reconoció que el ...

21st-century slavery calls for 21st-century abolitionism
Ambassador John Miller is head of the State Department's Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons. But he has a simpler word for what he is ...

Migrant, women’s groups back new Japan policy
AT least nine migrants and women's groups expressed support for the Japanese action plan against human trafficking, which would deprive 80,000 Filipino ...

Malaysia detains nine over human trafficking document scam
Malaysia has arrested nine people under a tough law that allows for detention without trial for allegedly issuing forged documents to human trafficking ...

Southeastern Europe Most Infected by Human Trafficking
Southeastern Europe Most Infected by Human Trafficking Ivana Stevanovic 04 November 2005 The Conference on Fight Against Human Trafficking, ...

Nuns urge new approaches to human trafficking
Nuns urge new approaches to human trafficking A group of religious congregations from around Australia who have prepared a report that calls ...

FM RODR√ćGUEZ REJECTS OAS REPORT ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING
FM RODR√ćGUEZ REJECTS OAS REPORT ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING Venezuelan Foreign Affairs Al√≠ Rodr√≠guez Araque Wednesday rejected as biased, influenced ...

Irish bishops condemn human trafficking
Irish bishops condemn human trafficking Jun. 19 (CWNews.com) - The Catholic bishops of Ireland have issued a statement condemning human trafficking ...

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Ends and means: human rights approches to armed groups

Forgotten children of war : Sierra Leonan refugee children in Guinea

The impact of mercenary activities on the right of people to self-determination

International dimensions of humanitarian law

Minority rights in Yugoslavia

Overview of issues for technical workshops : the international gathering to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child

Truth and reconciliation in South Africa and the Netherlands