International law: Human rights

Includes resources for Public international law, Private international law and Human rights.


Staying up-to-date

Check the Castan Centre tweets below, or for more detailed analysis see the Blog | Newsletter | World Human Rights News

Recent Symposiums

Castan Q&A - Eva Cox on whether women's rights are progressing (YouTube) - Legendary women's rights campaigner Eva Cox talks about women's rights.

Other blogs

INTERIGHTS blog  - the international centre for the legal protection of human rights

UK Human Rights Blog - written by members of 1 Crown Office Row barristers’ Chambers. 


Search for and read articles on human rights issues in the online version of the

Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law

Universal Declaration of Human Rights


Read the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted by the UN General Assembly on Dec 10, 1948.

Find resources on the UNDHR at the official site.

Court decisions - collections

Global Legal Monitor - Human Rights