An introduction to the concept of human rights, and the United Nations framework to promote and protect human rights.
Introduction to the notion and history of human rights.
4. Human Rights
Introductory video on human rights and global institutions (including the UN) that promote human rights protection.
Fact sheets about human rights generally
A series of fact sheets by the Australian Human Rights Commission, designed to provide a general introduction to human rights
A series of detailed publications on specific rights, including children’s rights and the rights of people with disabilities
Blogs on human rights issues
The Castan Centre for Human Rights Law seeks to promote and protect human rights through the generation and dissemination of public scholarship in international and domestic human rights law. This blog provides commentary on topical human rights issues.
LIVEWIRE is Amnesty’s global human rights blog, with contributions from writers all over the world.
Based in the University of Oxford Faculty of Law, the Oxford Human Rights Hub promotes human rights dialogue. Its blog includes commentary on recent human rights developments.