|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.40(d)|
About the Author
Michael O'Flaherty is Professor of Applied Human Rights and Co-Director of the Human Rights Law Centre, University of Nottingham, UK. He is a member of the United Nations Human Rights Committee and former Head of UN Human Rights programmes in Bosnia and Sierra Leone. Dr George Ulrich is, since 2003, Secretary-General of the European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation, where he served previously for three years as the Academic Coordinator and Acting Programme Director of the E.MA programme. He has published widely on issues of ethics and human rights, and lectured throughout Europe and Africa.
Table of Contents
Contents: Introduction, Michael O'Flaherty and George Ulrich; The professional identity and development of human rights field workers, Michael O' Flaherty and George Ulrich; The guiding principles for human rights field officers working in conflict and post-conflict environments; a commentary, William G. O'Neill; The statement of ethical commitments of human rights professionals: a commentary, George Ulrich; A fresh view on protection: the human rights field officer's perspective, Diane Paul; New models for human rights capacity building in the field: human rights field officers and relief and development professionals, Daniel Seymour; Human rights field officers working for the most vulnerable: internally displaced persons, Maria Stavropoulou; Human rights field officers working for the most vulnerable: children, Nazia Hussain; Human rights field officers working for the most vulnerable: women, Annette Lyth; Emerging issues for human rights field officers: monitoring economic, social and cultural rights, Gregory Fabian with contributions from Juana Sotomayor; Emerging issues for human rights field officers: responses to terrorism, Annemarie Devereux; Emerging issues for human rights field officers: support for criminal justice, Shamim Razavi; Emerging issues for human rights field officers: freedom of expression, opportunities and Challenges, Daria Davitti; Annex: the proceedings of the project, 'Consolidating the Profession: the Human Rights Field Officer'; Bibliography; Index