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Human Rights Topic Guides - Index

The human rights topic guides offer introductions to various human rights issues, presenting definitions, key rights at stake, human rights instruments, and protection and assistance agencies.

The guides also offer links to the full text of international treaties relevant for the topic, and other useful resources from the University of Minnesota Human Rights Library and HREA.

The Aged
Children and Youth
Ethnic and Racial Minorities
European Human Rights System
Food and Water
Freedom of Assembly and Association
Freedom of Expression
Freedom of Movement
Freedom of Religion or Belief Arabic || French || Russian || Spanish
Indigenous Peoples' Study Guide Arabic || French || Russian || Spanish
Inter-American Human Rights System
International Humanitarian Law
Persons with Disabilities
Right to a Family
Right to Culture
Right to Life
The Right to Means for Adequate Health Arabic || French
The Right to Vote Arabic || French || Russian || Spanish
The Rights of Non-Citizens Arabic || French || Russian || Spanish
The Rights of Refugees Russian
Torture, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment
Sexual Orientation and Human Rights
Slavery and Forced Labor
Sustainable Development
United Nations Human Rights System

Methodology and Learning Materials: Women's Rights Methodology

Learning Materials: The Right to Food Methodology
Learning Materials: Freedom from Racial Discrimination
Human Rights Resource Center
Fact Sheets
Studies, Surveys, and Evaluations
Rule of Law Symposium
Rule of Law: What Does it Mean? Robert Stein, 18 Minn. J. Int’’l L. 293 (2009)
English  ||  Arabic

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