The United Nations Human Rights Treaties

Reform of the UN Human Rights Treaty System


Report: Universality at the Crossroads
by: Professor A.F. Bayefsky

  • Background
  • Abbreviations
  • Executive Summary
  • The Report
  • Annex 1: Statistical Analysis of the UN Human Rights Treaty System
  • Annex 2: Comparative Summary of Working Methods of All Committees
  • Annex 3: Thematic List and Index of Treaty Rights and Freedoms
  • Annex 4: Biographical Data Form of Candidates to Human Rights Treaty Bodies
  • Annex 5: Reservations and Declarations to the UN Human Rights Treaty System
  • Annex 6: Documentation Survey
  • Annex 7: Organizational Chart of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Annex 8: Model Statement of Vision, Values, Mission and Performance Indicators
  • Annex 9: Methodology
  • Annex 10: Written Responses Received
  • Annex 11: National Consultants and Contributors
  • Annex 12: Sample Questionnaire for National Consultants
  • Acknowledgments