Established by member States of the African Union under Article 1 of the Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Right on the Establishment of an African Court on Human and Peoples’ Right to ensure the protection of human rights in Africa.
Human rights Conventions and Agreements opened to the member States of the Council of Europe and, where appropriate, to European non-member States (E); Non-European non-member States (N), and European Union (U). The letters E, N, and U are used to identify treaty signatories in the database.
An inter-disciplinary research and teaching institute based in the Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales. The Centre also publishes the Human Rights Defender, a human rights magazine featuring articles, commentary, art and photographs across a broad range of contemporary human rights issues.