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  • A "global nervous system": The rise and rise of European humanitarian NGOs 

    O'Sullivan, Kevin (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)
    Going a step beyond the guiding principle of Amnesty International and the human rights movement that individuals could change the policies of foreign governments humanitarian NGOs emphasised the power of ...
  • Housing and human rights 

    Kenna, Padraic (Elsevier, 2011)
    Housing meets a primary human need and housing rights are now enshrined housing rights within international human rights law, regional and constitutional legal instruments. These rights extend beyond shelter, and encompass ...
  • International players fiddle while Syria burns 

    Murphy, Ray (The Irish Times, 2013)
    The UN Human Rights office estimated that more than 60,000 people have died in Syria's bloody civil war, surpassing the Syrian opposition's estimates by one-third. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay faulted ...