Links: Treaties & Documents

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African Commission on Human & People’s Rights
http://www.achpr.org/
State Reports, African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights, Protocol to the Charter, rules of procedure for the Commission, publications.

Avalon Project: The International Military Tribunal for Germany, Yale University
http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/imt/imt.htm
Yale collection of trial documents, motions, conventions, rules of procedure, indictments, and all other memoranda and documents associated with the Nuremberg Trials.

Cambodia Genocide Program and Database, Yale University
http://www.yale.edu/cgp/
Cambodian genocide databases containing primary and secondary documents, articles and books; databases on military, political leaders, and victims of the Khmer Rouge regime; a large photographic database; and a geographic database of interactive maps, as well as maps showing locations of mass graves, prisons, and memorials.

Council of Europe Treaty Office
http://conventions.coe.int/
Database of European treaties.

International Humanitarian Law Database, ICRC
http://www.icrc.org/ihl
91 treaties and texts, commentaries on the four Geneva Conventions and their Additional Protocols, an up-to-date list of signatures, ratifications relating to IHL treaties and full text of reservations.

International War Crimes Project, New England School of Law
http://www.nesl.edu/center/WAR_CRIMES.htm
Links to resources on trials of war criminals. The site has full texts of war crimes charters, statutes, trial transcripts, amicus curiae briefs, decisions, etc.

Khmer Rouge Trials Task Force
http://www.ocm.gov.kh/krt_main.htm
Links to legal documents, indictments, statements, letters, and legislation related to the trials.

Law of Armed Conflict Treaty Links, University of Minnesota
http://www1.umn.edu/humanrts/instree/auoy.htm
Database of treaties, conventions, and other documents relating to armed conflict.

National Archives of Cambodia
http://www.camnet.com.kh/archives.cambodia/
Preserves documents created by the government of Cambodia, including records of the French colonial administration and post-independence Cambodian governments.

National Implementation Database, ICRC
http://www.icrc.org/ihl-nat
Provides documentation and commentaries concerning the implementation of international humanitarian law at national level.

NEPAD Organizations
http://www.avmedia.at/nepad/indexgb.html
Links to the homepages, charters, declarations, resolutions, and protocols of various African inter-governmental organizations like the African Union, the African Economic Community, and the various African economic communities.

No Peace Without Justice Sierra Leone Special Court Page
http://www.specialcourt.org/
Special Court news releases, briefing papers, Special Court documents, and other information.

Organization of American States Documents Page
http://www.oas.org/XXXIIGA/english/documents_eng.htm

UN Documentation Centre
http://www.un.org/documents/
Database of General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council, and Secretariat press releases, resolutions, documents, decisions, reports, archives, etc. Links to these bodies’ homepages.

UN ICTY Documents
http://www.un.org/icty/legaldoc/index.htm
Official document database of the tribunal, including the statue of the tribunal, rules of evidence and procedure, codes of professional conduct, regulations, and standards.

UNAMSIL Documents
http://www.un.org/Depts/dpko/missions/unamsil/docs.html
Resolutions, reports, statements, documents.

UNICTR Documents
http://www.ictr.org/wwwroot/legal.htm
Official database of tribunal documents, including the statute of the tribunal, rules of evidence, Security Council resolutions, codes of conduct, etc.

UNTAET Documents
http://www.un.org/peace/etimor/docs/UntaetD.htm
Resolutions, reports, letters, and other official documents on the UN mission in East Timor.

War Crimes, Crimes Against Humanity Treaty Links, University of Minnesota
http://www1.umn.edu/humanrts/instree/auox.htm
Database of conventions and other documents relating to war crimes, crimes against humanity, genocide and terrorism, including rules of procedure and evidence for various international courts and tribunals.