Thursday, June 11, 2015

New Issue: International Journal of Human Rights

The latest issue of the International Journal of Human Rights (Vol. 19, no. 3, 2015) is out. Contents include:
  • Special Issue: Legal Empowerment
    • Lars Waldorf, Introduction: legal empowerment in transitions
    • Magdalena Sepúlveda Carmona & Kate Donald, Beyond legal empowerment: improving access to justice from the human rights perspective
    • Arnaud Kurze, Christopher Lamont & Simon Robins, Contested spaces of transitional justice: legal empowerment in global post-conflict contexts revisited
    • Janet E. Lord & Michael Ashley Stein, Peacebuilding and reintegrating ex-combatants with disabilities
    • Robert Porter, Transition and empowerment: experience of conflicts and legal empowerment in transitioning countries
    • Martin Jones. Legal empowerment and refugees on the Nile: the very short history of legal empowerment and refugee legal aid in Egypt
  • Articles
    • Damiano de Felice, Banks and human rights due diligence: A critical analysis of the Thun Group's discussion paper on the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights
    • Olga Martin-Ortega, Opi Outhwaite & William Rook, Buying power and human rights in the supply chain: legal options for socially responsible public procurement of electronic goods
    • Nilay Saiya, The religious freedom peace