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Human rights in Afghanistan : national and international... -- 2006

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2006
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Title Human rights in Afghanistan : national and international legal standards.
Imprint Kabul : AIHRC and UNHCR, 2006.
Physical Description 1 folder (4 ring) (125, 129 p.) + 1 CD-ROM.
Notes Text in English and Dari.
Contents (folder): Introduction—A. The principle of non-discrimination—B. The right to effective remedy—1. The right to life—2. The right to personal integrity—3. The right of liberty and security of person—4. The right to due process—5. The right to property—6. The right to adequate housing—7. The right to education—8. The right to health—9. The right to an adequate standard of living—10. The right to marry and found a family—11. The right [to] freedom of movement and residence—12. The right to work—13. The right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion—14. The right to freedom of opinion and expression—15. The right to participation and freedom of association—16. The right to freedom of assembly—17. The right to nationality.
Contents (CD): A. International legal standards (1) International human rights law: Conventions: ILO conventions—C004 (Shelved) Night Work (Women) Convention, 1919 (3 p.)—C029 Forced Labour Convention, 1930 (9 p.)—C041 (Shelved) Night Work (Women) Convention (Revised), 1934 (3 p.)—C045 Underground Work (Women) Convention, 1935 (3 p.)—C095 Protection of Wages Convention, 1949 (7 p.)—C100 Equal remuneration convention, 1951 (4 p.)—C105 Abolition of Forced Labour Convention, 1957 (3 p.)—C106 Weekly Rest (Commerce and Offices) Convention, 1957 (6 p.)—C111 Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention, 1958 (4 p.)—C137 Dock Work Convention, 1973 (4 p.)—C140 Paid Educational Leave Convention, 1974 (4 p.)—Other conventions—Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (1984) (English 10 p., Dari 24 p.)—Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (1981) (English 10 p)—Convention on the Rights of the Child (1990) (English 15 p., Dari 36 p.)—Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflicts (2002) (English 5 p., Dari 10 p.)—Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the sale of children, child prostitution and child pornography (2002) (English 7 p.)—International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (1976) (English 14, Dari 37 p.)—International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (English 9 p.)—International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (1969) (English 8 p.)—Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons Especially Women and Children, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (2000) (English 8 p.)—Slavery Convention (1927) (4 p.)—Supplementary Convention on the Abolition of Slavery, the Slave Trade, and Institutions and Practices Similar to Slavery (1956) (English 5 p.)—Declarations—Cairo Declaration on Human Rights in Islam (1990) (English 6 p.)—Declaration on the Right to Development (1986) (English 4 p.)—Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women (1993) (English 4 p.)—Declaration on the Protection of all Persons from Enforced Disappearance (1992) (English 5 p.)—Principles on the Effective Prevention and Investigation of Extra-legal, Arbitrary and Summary Executions (1989) (4 p.)—Basic Principles and Guidelines on the Right to a Remedy and Reparation for Victims of Gross Violations of International Human Rights Law and Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law (English 9 p.)—Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners (1955) (English 14 p.)—Universal Declaration of Human Right (English 8 p.)—Universal Declaration on the Eradication of Hunger and Malnutrition (1974) (English 4 p.)—General comments and recommendations—[Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women] General Recommendation No. 19 (llth session, 1992) Violence against women (English 4 p.)—General Recommendation No. 21 (13th session, 1994) Equality in marriage and family relations (English 7 p.)—General Recommendation No. 24 (20th session, 1999) (article 12 : Women and health) (English 6 p.)—[International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights ]—The right to adequate food (Art.11) : . 12/05/99 E/C.12/1999/5. (General Comments) (English 9 p.)—The right to education (Art.13) : . 08/12/99 E/C.12/1999/10. (General Comments) (English 14 p.)—The right to the highest attainable standard of health : . 11/08/2000 E/C.12/2000/4. (General Comments) (English 17 p.)—Substantive issues arising in the implementation of the international covenant on economic, social and cultural rights : general comment No. 16 (2005) (English 11 p.)—Substantive issues arising in the implementation of the international covenant on economic, social and cultural rights : general comment No. 15 (2002) (English 18 p.)—The right to work, General comment No. 18, Adopted on 24 November 2005, Article 6 of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (English 15 p.)—The right to adequate housing (Art.11 (1)) : . 13/12/91 CESCR General comment 4. (General Comments) (English 5 p.)—The economic, social and cultural rights of older persons : . 08/12/95, CESCR General comment 6 (General Comments), general comment 6, The economic, social and cultural rights of older persons (English 9 p.)—The right to adequate housing (Art.11.1): forced evictions : . 20/05/97 CESCR General comment 7 (General Comments) GENERAL COMMENT 7 (English 5 p.)—[Human Rights Committee]—General Comment No. 06 : The right to life (art. 6) : 30/04/ CCPR (English 2 p.)—General Comment No. 16 : The right to respect of privacy, family, home and correspondence, and protection of honour and reputation (Art. 17) : 08/04/88 CCPR (English 2 p.)—General Comment No. 18 : Non-discrimination : 10/11/89 CCPR English 7 p.)—General Comment No. 19 : Protection of the family, the right to marriage and equality of the spouses (Art. 23) : 27/07/90 CCPR (English 3 p.)—General Comment No. 20 : Replaces general comment 7 concerning prohibition of torture and cruel treatment or punishment (Art. 7) : 10/03/92 CCPR (English 3 p.)—General Comment No. 22 : The right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion (Art. 18) : 30/07/93 (English 3 p.)—General Comment No. 28 : Equality of rights between men and women (article 3) : 29/03/2000 CCPR/C/21/Rev.1/Add.10, (General Comments) (English 7 p.)—General Comment No. 31 [80] Nature of the General Legal Obligation Imposed on States Parties to the Covenant : 26/05/2004 CCPR/C/21/Rev.1/Add.13 (General Comments) (English 5 p.)—(2) International humanitarian Law—Convention 1 for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded and Sick in Armed Forces in the Field. Geneva, 12 August 1949 (English 17 p.)—Convention (II) for the Amelioration of the Condition of Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked Members of Armed Forces at Sea. Geneva, 12 August 1949 (English 13 p.)—Convention (III) relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War. Geneva, 12 August 1949 (English 45 p.)—Convention (IV) relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War Geneva, 12 August 1949 (English 41 p.)—(3) International criminal law—Statute of the International Criminal Court Adopted by the United Nations Diplomatic Conference of Plenipotentiaries on the Establishment of an International Criminal Court on 17 July 1998 Entry into force: 1 July 2002, in accordance with article 126 (English 54 p.)—(4) Refugee law—Conclusion on Legal Safety Issues in the Context of Voluntary Repatriation of Refugees (No. 101 (LV) - 2004) (English, 4 p.)—Convention relating to the Status of Refugees, 189 U.N.T.S. 150, entered into force April 22, 1954 (English 13 p.)—Further promotion and encouragement of human rights and fundamental freedoms, including the question of the programme and methods of work of the commission human rights, mass exoduses (English 11 p.)—Housing and property restitution in the context of the return of refugees and internally displaced persons : final report of the Special Rapporteur, Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro, principles on housing and property restitution for refugees and displaced persons (English 13 p., ﯽﮕﻨهﺮﻓ و ﯽﻋﺎﻤﺘﺟا ،ﯼدﺎﺼﺘﻗا قﻮﻘﺡ و نﺎﮔ ﻩﺪﻨهﺎﻨﭘ ﺖﺸﮔزﺎﺑ ﻂﻳاﺮﺷ رد ﺖﻴﮑﻠﻡ و ﻦﮑﺴﻡ دادﺮﺘﺳا ﺎﺠﻴﺑ ﯽﻠﺧاد نﺎﮔ ﻩﺪﺷ وﺮﻴﻬﻨﻴﭘ ﻮﻴﮔﺮﺳ ﻮﻝوﺎﭘ صﺎﺧ ﺮﮕﺷراﺰﮔ ﯽﺋﺎﻬﻥ شراﺰﮔ ﯽﻠﺧاد نﺎﮔ ﻩﺪﺷ ﻩﺎﺠﻴﺑ و نﺎﮔ ﻩﺪﻨهﺎﻨﭘ ﺖﻴﮑﻠﻡ و ﻦﮑﺴﻡ دادﺮﺘﺳا لﻮﺹا Dari 18 p).—Protocol relating to the Status of Refugees (1967) (3 p.)——B. Legal standards——C. National legal standards—Afghan constitution—Civil code (Dari)—Penal code (1355, Dari)—Civil procedure code (Dari)—Interim criminal code for courts (2004) (English 36 p., Dari 30 p.)—National laws—Military laws (Criminal procedure code for military courts (Dari), Military courts law (Dari).—AIHRC law (English)—Anti-corruption law (Dari)—Education law (Dari)—Election law (Dari)—Environmental law (Dari)—Income tax law (Dari)—Law of investigation of [child] violation (Dari, English)—Law on the competencies and structure of the courts (Dari)—Police law (Dari)—Political parties law (Dari)—Press law (Dari)—Prision and detention centers law (Dari)—Presidential decrees—Decree 47—Decree 83 on land (Dari, English)—Decree 84 on Oshir and Zakat (Dari, English)—Decree 172 Foundation and rehabilitation of the National Army (Dari, English)—Decree 297 on dignified return (Dari, English)—Decree 362 on land (Dari, English)—Different decrees (Dari).
Subject Headings Human rights – Law and legislation.
Human rights – Law and legislation – Afghanistan.
Corporate Body Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC).
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).
Accession Number 7386, 7387
Language English, Dari
Language Code E
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