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Human Rights Mechanisms in Latin America from the Perspective of Intersection of Regional and Universal Human Rights Concepts

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Концепт: философия, религия, культура, Vol 6, Iss 3, Pp 68-82 (2022)

Abstract:The article analyzes the intersection of universal and regional human rights concepts in Latin America. The regional approach to human rights protection has been proposed by anthropologists who argue that cultural relativism is the basis for the develo...

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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, Vol 17, Iss 2 (2021)

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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Justice for All in the Americas? A Quantitative Analysis of Admissibility Decisions in the Inter-American Human Rights System

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Laws, Vol 10, Iss 56, p 56 (2021)

Abstract:The overwhelming majority of unsuccessful petitions in the Organization of American States’ Inter-American human rights system are unsuccessful because they are dismissed at the pre-admissibility or admissibility phase rather than at the merits phase. ...

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Building Prevention to Protect: The Inter-American Human Rights System

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):ACDI: Anuario Colombiano de Derecho Internacional, Vol 10, Iss 0, Pp 261-294 (2017)

Abstract:The article explores the way that the Inter-American human rights system assumes the “responsibility to protect” in the context of serious violations of human rights that can be characterized as war crimes, crimes against humanity, genocide, and ethnic...

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Fighting Against Impunity: the Federal Prosecution Service and the Gomes Lund Case

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Revista Brasileira de Política Internacional, Vol 60, Iss 1 (2017)

Abstract:Abstract Recently, the Federal Prosecution Service has embraced the agenda of individual criminal accountability for human rights violations committed by the military dictatorship. This article aims to reconstruct such process of institutional change, ...

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Impunity and the Right to Truth in the Inter-American System of Human Rights

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Iberoamericana. América Latina - España - Portugal, Vol 7, Iss 26, Pp 45-66 (2014)

Abstract:During the 1970s and the 1980s, Latin America witnessed widespread violations of human rights. However, from the early 1980s, the beginning of democratic transition in the region led to an intense debate on impunity and the controversial “right to trut...

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Judicialização da política e Sistema Interamericano de Direitos Humanos: uma investigação empírica da atuação das organizações da sociedade civil / Judicialization of Politics and Inter-American Human Rights system

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Revista Direito e Práxis, Vol 2, Iss 2, Pp 181-212 (2011)

Abstract:Resumo O presente artigo traz análises sobre a terceira fase de pesquisa que vem sendo realizada pelo grupo Direitos Humanos, Poder Judiciário e Sociedade – DHPJS – sobre o sistema de justiça e a atuação de seus agentes no Rio de Janeiro. O foco de obs...

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Chile and the Inter-American Human Rights System.

Publication Type:Review

Source(s):European Review of Latin American & Caribbean Studies. Jul-Dec2018, Issue 106, p1-2. 2p.

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Book reviews.

Publication Type:Review

Source(s):European Journal of International Law. 1999, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p465. 21p.

Abstract:Reviews books on international law. 'The Inter-American Human Rights System,' by Scott Davidson; 'Procedures at International Conferences,' by Robbie Sabel; 'The United Nations at Work,' by Ira Martin Glassner.

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Is there a Human Right to Indefinitely Run for Reelection?

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Verfassungsblog, Iss 2366-7044

Abstract:In the next few months, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (I/A Court) shall issue an advisory opinion in order to clarify whether presidential reelection is a right arising from the American Convention on Human Rights and, if so, whether it can ...

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