African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights
Information on the Commission, its members, sessions, status, events. Provides reports, basic legislation on human rights, publications, and links to other resources on human rights.
Canon Law Research Guide
This is a legal research guide to canon law by Don Ford in the Catholic church (both Roman and Eastern rites), the orthodox churches, the Anglican churches, the Lutheran churches, and the church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (L.D.S. or Mormons).
Center for Economic and Social Rights (CESR)
Information on economic and social rights worldwide, international and national projects of the center, publications and events. Includes wide collection of links related to human rights worldwide.
Centre for Human Rights. Africa
South Africa legal information centre of University of Pretoria provides with information on academic programmes, centres activities, projects, publications and legislation related to human rights. Contains useful collection of links to other human rights resources in Africa and international.
eLawOnline. Legal Link Directory
Catalogue of internet resources of the United Kingdom on criminal law, intellectual property law, family law, employment law, maritime, human rights as well as law firms, organizations and associations, legal education, legal publications and publishers. Legal resources on European Union and international law.
European Court of Human Rights
General information on the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), information for persons wishing to apply to the ECHR. Overview and analyses of the work of the ECHR. Database of the case law of the European Convention on Human Rights (HUDOC). Case law, judgements and decisions of the ECHR. Text of the European Convention on Human Rights and Rules of Court.
Finding the Law. Islamic Law (Sharia)
Research guide by Andrew Grossman gives historical overview of Islamic law, treatment of Islamic law in Western courts and bibliographical resources on Islamic law.
Foreign Law: Legal Research Resources in the Internet
Links to homepages with information on the legal systems of the world and legal resources databases. Information on war tribunals, human rights in Balkans and East Timor.
Guide to Law Online
The Guide to Law Online, prepared by the Law Library of Congress, is an annotated guide to sources of information on government and law available online. It includes selected links to useful and reliable sites for legal information.
HELP - Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals.
The European Programme for Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals (HELP) supports the Council of Europe member states in implementing the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) at the national level, in accordance with the Committee of Ministers Recommendation (2004), the 2010 Interlaken Declaration, the 2012 Brighton Declaration and the 2014 Brussels declaration.
This is done by enhancing the capacity of judges, lawyers and prosecutors in all 47 member states to apply the ECHR in their daily work. Indeed, legal professionals, who are at the forefront of the protection of human rights, including those of victims, must benefit from high-quality training. This is to ensure that they are kept up-to-date with the ever-evolving standards and case law of the European Court of Human Rights. HELP precisely aims at providing high-quality and tailor-made training tools to all European legal professionals.
The European Union (EU) countries benefit from the HELP in the 28 Programme, funded by the EU.
the only pan-European Network of national training institutions for judges, prosecutors and lawyers in the 47 Member States;
an e-learning platform on human rights;
a human rights training methodology for legal professionals.
Human and Constitutional Rights
The site, maintained by Arthur W. Diamond Law Library at Columbia Law School, compiles international and regional documents in the area of constitution law and human rights, reports of international organizations, and links to national, regional and international resources.
U.S. Department of State reports on human rights situation in the world. Search possibilities by country.
Human Rights in Latvia
Information about regional and international activities (seminars and conferences) and education in the field of human rights, links to the web pages of other human rights' organizations. Information on Latvian Human Rights Institute and Human Rights Quarterly. Domestic law (in English). Search possibilities.
Human Rights Internet
Search of information and publications by themes. Database on human rights events around the world. Information on UN and European human rights system and documents. UN Commission on Human Rights reports, UN conventions, resolutions, decisions.
Human Rights Watch
Information on Human Rights Watch - organization that is dedicated to protect human rights around the world. Information on different problems that usually lead to the abuse of human rights - arms, HIV/ AIDS, refugees, censorship, prisons, and other problems. Information on human rights situation in every country of the world.
Links to other sites on censorship, HIV/AIDS and abuse of human rights connected with it, and others.