International Human Rights Law

1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights

1965 Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

1966 International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

1966 International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights

1966 Optional Protocol I to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

1979 Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of  Discrimination Against Women

1984 Convention on Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

1989 Convention on the Rights of the Child

1989 Optional Protocol II to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

1990 Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families

1999 Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women

2000 Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict

2001 The Responsibility to Protect

2002 Optional Protocol to the Convention on Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

2006 Convention for the Protection of all Persons from Enforced Disappearance

2006 Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities