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The Museum’s Collections document the fate of Holocaust victims, survivors, rescuers, liberators, and others through artifacts, documents, photos, films, books, personal stories, and more. Search below to view digital records and find material that you can access at our library and at the Shapell Center.
The UN human rights treaty system : a system in crisis? / James Crawford Part A. The UN human rights monitoring system in action. Individual claims in a world of massive violations : what role for the Human Rights Committee? / Henry J. Steiner Decision-taking in the committee on the elimination of racial discrimination / Michael Banton The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women at the crossroads / Mara R. Bustelo The reporting process under the Convention on the Rights of the Child / Gerison Lansdown The Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights : catalyst for change in a system needing reform / Scott Leckie Country oriented procedures under the Convention against Torture : towards a new dynamism / Roland Bank UN human rights reporting procedures : an NGO perspective / Andrew Clapham Part B. National influences and responses. Making human rights treaty obligations a reality : working with new actors and partners / Anne Gallagher Domestic implementation of international human rights treaties : Nordic and Baltic experiences / Martin Scheinin The domestic impact of international human rights standards : the Japanese experience / Yuji Iwasawa The role of human rights treaty standards in domestic law : the Southern African experience / John Dugard Uses and abuses of the treaty reporting procedure : Hong Kong between two systems / Andrew Byrnes The United States and the international human rights treaty system : for export only? / Stefanie Grant Part C. Regional and sectoral comparisons. Reporting in the Inter-American system of human rights protection / Antônio Augusto Cançado Trindade Lessons from the reporting system of the European Social Charter / David Harris The role of reporting in international environmental treaties : lessons for human rights supervision / Daniel Bodansky Part D. Common challenges for the treaty bodies. The problem of overlapping among different treaty bodies / Eric Tistounet Bodies of knowledge: a diversity promotion role for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights / Craig Scott Treaty bodies responding to states of emergency : the case of Bosnia and Herzegovina / Michael O'Flaherty Ensuring effective supervisory procedures : the need for resources / Elizabeth Evatt Servicing and financing human rights supervision / Markus Schmidt Part E. Looking to the future. Beyond 'them' and 'us' : putting treaty body reform into perspective / Philip Alston.
Learn about over 1,000 camps and ghettos in Volume I and II of this encyclopedia, which are available as a free PDF download. This reference provides text, photographs, charts, maps, and extensive indexes.