Human Rights and State Responsibility
The first 50 years of the human rights movement were hindered by the Cold War. With that hindrance removed, the 1990’s were a period of growth and improvement in human rights law and institutions.
Since 2001, the period has been marked by preoccupations regarding terrorism: the latter has taken much attention and energy away from other human rights problems.
We live a world order in which some sovereign states beat primary powers and responsibilities in the life of their populations.… Lire la suite