International Tribunal 2021
on US Human Rights Abuses Against
Black, Brown, and Indigenous Peoples
Human Rights Law & Policy
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
It is a milestone document in the history of human rights. the Declaration was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in Paris on 10 December 1948
UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
It establishes a universal framework of minimum standards for the survival, dignity and well-being of the indigenous peoples of the world. It was adopted by the General Assembly on Thursday, 13 September 2007
UN Convention on Genocide
In 1948, the early days of the formation of the UN, the Convention on Genocide was approved and proposed for ratification by General Assembly Resolution 260A (III). Today, UNESCO and many other bodies work on watch-dogging and implementing the contemporary aspects of the Convention.
UN Nelson Mandela Rules
Not only adopted the revised United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners, but also approved that they should be known as the "Nelson Mandela Rules" in order to honour the legacy of the late President of South Africa.
"It is said that no one truly knows a nation until one has been inside its jails. A nation should not be judged by how it treats its highest citizens, but its lowest ones."
- Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela