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Human Rights

Human Rights

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Published by: Julian on Sep 19, 2011
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Nº 8 - 2005
INTER-PARLIAMENTARY UNIONOFFICE OF THE UNITED NATIONSHIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS
HUMAN RIGHTS
HANDBOOK FOR PARLIAMENTARIANS
 
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HUMAN RIGHTS: A HANDBOOK FOR PARLIAMENTARIANS
Te sons of Adam are like the limbs of the same body.For they share the same essence in creation.When one limb is put to painTe other limbs cannot remain at restO thou who do not feel the sufferings of mankindTou deservest not to be called a human being.Sadi, Gulistan (Te Rose Garden, 1258)
 
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Te Handbook was written by Mr. Manfred Nowak, Director of the LudwigBoltzmann Institute of Human Rights at the University of Vienna and UnitedNations Special Rapporteur on orture, with contributions from Mr. Jeroen Klok(OHCHR) and Ms. Ingeborg Schwarz (IPU).
Comments were received from:
 Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU):
Te members of the Committee on the HumanRights of Parliamentarians: Ms. Ann Clwyd (United Kingdom), Mr. Juan PabloLetelier (Chile), Mr. Mahamane Ousmane (Niger), Ms. Veronika Nedvĕdová(Czech Republic) and Mr. Mahinda Samarasinghe (Sri Lanka); and IPU ocials:Mr. Anders B. Johnsson and Mr. Rogier Huizenga.
Offi ce of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR):
Mr. Zdzislaw Kedzia, Ms. Jane Connors, Mr. Markus Schmidt and Mr. Julian Burger.
Original version: EnglishCover design by Aloys Robellaz, les Studios Lolos, Carouge, SwitzerlandPrinted in France by SADAG, Bellegarde-sur-Valserine

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