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Markus Schmidt on Human Rights Treaty-Based Complaints Procedures
23 Jul 2009 -  Mr. Markus Schmidt, Office of the United Nations, High Commissioner of Human Rights

"Explaining the Human Rights Treaty-Based Complaints Procedures at the United Nations Level"
The lecture intends to introduce the listener or viewer to the individual treaty-based complaints procedures of the UN human rights treaty bodies. It will outline the procedures of the treaty bodies in this respect, give examples of relevant treaty body jurisprudence and look at how States implement the decisions of the treaty bodies on individual complaints.