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The Historical and Present-Day Role of Non-Governmental Organisations before the Inter-American Human Rights System in Documenting Serious Human Rights Violations and Protecting Human Rights and the Rule of Law Through Ensuring Accountability.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2021, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p8-25. 18p.

Abstract: From a Latin-American perspective, even in a context where the rule of law has been under attack or has been very weak, the role of human rights NGOs has been and is very relevant in terms of documenting human rights violations, and seeking and bringin...

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The Role of Civil Society in Monitoring the Executive in the Case-Law of the European Court of Human Rights: Recasting the Rule of Law.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2021, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p102-115. 14p.

Abstract: This article explores the role of civil society in monitoring the executive as perceived by the European Court of Human Rights. Although this role is traditionally associated with the judiciary and the legislature, in light of the institutional mutatio...

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Editorial for Localising the Sustainable Human Right to Water.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2020, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p1-6. 6p.

Abstract: This Special Issue on Localising the Sustainable Human Right to Water begins with contributions focused on a global and more general perspective. These contributions provide a general introduction to the topic of the sustainable human right to water. I...

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Exploring the Road to Justiciability of the Human Right to Water in Suriname.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2020, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p125-135. 11p.

Abstract: In Suriname, the national percentage of population with access to safe drinking water is 72.6 percent and shows that even though Suriname has great wealth in water resources, not everyone is benefiting from it. From a human rights perspective, states c...

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Localizing the Human Right to Water in Lagos State, Nigeria.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2020, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p75-84. 10p.

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Abstract: Nigeria's water sector is characterised by abysmal network coverage despite significant natural water resources potential. Most of the water sector reforms across the country encourage private sector participation in service delivery, to improve qualit...

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The Human Right to Water and the Realisation of Water Rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territory.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2020, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p137-149. 13p.

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Abstract: This article seeks to assess the role of the human right to water in realising water rights in the scenario of the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT). In particular, it seeks to answer the question of the extent to which the human right to water prot...

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Realising the Human Right to Water in Costa Rica through Social Movements.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2020, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p96-109. 14p.

Abstract: This article examines human rights from the perspective of social constructions and as the result of historical processes. This means that human rights, as we know them today, are the result of dynamic and historical struggles. This is no different wit...

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Human Right to Water in the Helmand Basin: Setting a Path for the Conflict Settlement between Afghanistan and Iran.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2020, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p150-162. 13p.

Abstract: There is a long-standing dispute between Iran and Afghanistan over the Helmand River. In recent years, between 2002 and 2013, the access to water of the population living in the river basin in Iran has been adversely affected. As the human right to wat...

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Participation in the Implementation of the Human Right to Water in Tunisia.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2020, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p85-95. 11p.

Abstract: This article analyses the implementation of the human right to water in Tunisia, focusing on the procedural indicator on 'participation'. The article looks at the functioning of local Water User Associations as the lowest institutional level of water m...

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The Sustainable Human Right to Water as Reflected in the Sustainable Development Goals.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Utrecht Law Review. 2020, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p18-32. 15p.

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Abstract: In Sustainable Development Goal 6 (SDG6), also known as the 'water goal', one finds various (implicit) references to the internationally recognized human right to water. The aim of this paper is to further explore those linkages. More specifically, the...

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