National human rights institutions : history, principles, roles and responsibilities / Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. - vi, 211 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm.

Includes bibliographical references.

The United Nations human rights system and national human rights institutions -- Introducing national human rights institutions -- The International Coordinating Committee and the Paris Principles -- Human rights promotion -- Human rights protection -- Advising the government and Parliament -- Monitoring human rights -- Coordination and cooperation -- National human rights institutions in conflict and post-conflict situations -- Supporting national human rights institutions.

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National human rights institutions.
Human rights.

JC571 / N33 2010