DECLARATIONS ON RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND MINORITIES

UN DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE (2007)
         
         Text of the Declaration:
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               HTML in English: www.un.org/esa/socdev/unpfii/en/drip.html
               HTML en español: www.un.org/esa/socdev/unpfii/es/drip.html

ILO CONVENTION 169 (1989)

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DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS BELONGING TO NATIONAL OR ETHNIC, RELIGIOUS AND LINGUISTIC MINORITIES

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UNESCO UNIVERSAL DECLARATION ON CULTURAL DIVERSITY

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INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS INSTRUMENTS

UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS

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         HTML in English: http://www.unhcr.ch/udhr/lang/eng.htm
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UN CONVENTIONS, PROTOCOLS, AND TREATY BODIES

There are nine core international human rights treaties. Each of these treaties has established a Committee of experts to monitor implementation of the treaty provisions by States that are party to the treaty. Some of the treaties are supplemented by optional protocols dealing with specific concerns.

Here is a chart listing the main conventions with information on the related treaty bodies:

UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEURS AND SPECIAL PROCEDURES: CLICK HERE

UN HUMAN RIGHTS BODIES: CLICK HERE

REGIONAL INSTRUMENTS AND BODIES: CLICK HERE