Concepts developed with particular meanings in a non-human rights context can enter into a dedicated human rights domain, with particular consequences.
The promises of increased effectiveness, inclusivity and fairness in a human rights based approach response to climate change is questioned.
Charlesworth and Chinkin revisit their ground-breaking feminist analysis of international law.
“You’ve got lawyers, political scientists, philosophers and anthropologists, and I think you need that breadth of expertise to come to grips with something as complicated as ‘why torture?’
There are no official statistics on the political participation of women with disabilities.