The Resource Catalysts for change : how the UN's independent experts promote human rights, Ted Piccone

Catalysts for change : how the UN's independent experts promote human rights, Ted Piccone

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Catalysts for change : how the UN's independent experts promote human rights
Title
Catalysts for change
Title remainder
how the UN's independent experts promote human rights
Statement of responsibility
Ted Piccone
Title variation
  • How the UN's independent experts promote human rights
  • How the United Nation's independent experts promote human rights
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines the effectiveness of a key endeavor by the United Nations to monitor and influence human rights through a unique body of independent experts, appointed by countries to investigate, analyze, and report on the whole spectrum of human rights problems around the world"--Provided by publisher
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DLC
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Piccone, Theodore J
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JZ4974
LC item number
.P53 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brookings Institution
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  • United Nations Human Rights Council
  • Human rights
  • Human rights monitoring
Label
Catalysts for change : how the UN's independent experts promote human rights, Ted Piccone
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-214) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Who are the UN's independent human rights experts? -- Findings on effectiveness : country visits and communications -- Independence under the blue flag : relationship with the United Nations -- Style matters : the quality of special procedures work -- Bringing implementation home : the role of states -- Working with the independent sector -- The future of special procedures -- Appendix A. Experts working group members -- Appendix B. Mandate holders (as of April 2012) -- Appendix C. Human Rights Council members, 2006-12 -- Appendix D. Impact of communications and country visits : examples -- Appendix E. State responses to special procedures communications -- Appendix F. Status of country visits -- Appendix G. Methodology for analyzing government replies to special procedures communications -- Appendix H. Brookings/OSJI/UPR-watch summary recommendations
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 225 p.
Isbn
9780815721925
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20120231 70
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)729346523
Label
Catalysts for change : how the UN's independent experts promote human rights, Ted Piccone
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-214) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Who are the UN's independent human rights experts? -- Findings on effectiveness : country visits and communications -- Independence under the blue flag : relationship with the United Nations -- Style matters : the quality of special procedures work -- Bringing implementation home : the role of states -- Working with the independent sector -- The future of special procedures -- Appendix A. Experts working group members -- Appendix B. Mandate holders (as of April 2012) -- Appendix C. Human Rights Council members, 2006-12 -- Appendix D. Impact of communications and country visits : examples -- Appendix E. State responses to special procedures communications -- Appendix F. Status of country visits -- Appendix G. Methodology for analyzing government replies to special procedures communications -- Appendix H. Brookings/OSJI/UPR-watch summary recommendations
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 225 p.
Isbn
9780815721925
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20120231 70
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)729346523

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