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The following guides focus on each of the separate human rights protected under international law. These guides explain the scope of each right, summarize significant case law interpreting the right, and identify useful sources for further research.

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IGO  |   Capacity building  |   Rule of law  |  
Organization logo: International Development Law Organization (IDLO)

IDLO is the only intergovernmental organization with an exclusive mandate to promote the rule of law. Their vision is one where law, broadly defined, creates the premises for development. They enable countries to design, reform and strengthen those laws and institutions most apt to deliver justice, dignity and economic opportunity.

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NGO  |   Legal assistance  |   Minority rights  |  

The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) is an international public interest law organisation working to combat anti-Romani racism and human rights abuse of Roma through strategic litigation, research and policy development, advocacy and human rights education. Since its establishment in 1996, the ERRC has endeavoured to provide Roma with the tools necessary to combat discrimination…

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Organization logo: The Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL)

The Special Court for Sierra Leone was set up jointly by the Government of Sierra Leone and the United Nations. It is mandated to try those who bear the greatest responsibility for serious violations of international humanitarian law and Sierra Leonean law committed in the territory of Sierra Leone since November 30, 1996.

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NGO  |   Education  |   Children's rights  |  
Organization logo: End Military Use of Schools (EMUS)

Around the world, armies and rebel groups are taking over schools and universities, turning safe places of learning into places of war. In classrooms, soldiers sleep and store weapons. In school offices, they detain and torture suspects. Playgrounds become training grounds. School grounds become battlegrounds. Here, students from around the world call for an end…

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