Our new research project focuses on armed non-state actors' human rights responsibilities, with a view to build a common understanding and vision as to how states and the relevant parts of the UN system can provide a concrete and practical framework to address these.
Our new research project focuses on international human rights law and policy related to gender equality guarantees and their application to business activities.
This Research Brief provides a summary of the findings and recommendations contained in the more lengthy publication No One Will Be Left Behind.
Our new publication outlines a series of recommendations related to the functioning of United Nations treaty bodies.
Our Senior Researcher Alice Priddy presented our research project on disability in armed conflict to the members of the United Nations Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
Professor Marco Sassòli has been appointed as the new Director of the Geneva Academy. He takes up this role following the retirement of Professor Robert Roth.
This public conference provides an opportunity to discuss the contributions of UN human rights mechanisms to the monitoring of the SDGs that seek to realize ESCR and their collaboration with the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development.&am
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The Rule of Law in Armed Conflicts project (RULAC) is a unique online portal that identifies and classifies all situations of armed violence that amount to an armed conflict under international humanitarian law.Read more >
The Weapons Law Encyclopedia (WLE) is a pioneering online compilation of information, accessible to non-specialists, on weapon technologies, the humanitarian impacts of their use, and their regulation under public international law.Read more >