International Human Rights Law
Learn how an individual’s human rights are protected from both public and private power by international laws.
About this course
Human rights are developed through the constant dialogue between international human rights bodies and domestic courts, in a search that crosses geographical, cultural and legal boundaries. The result is a unique human rights grammar, which this course shall discuss and question, examining the sources of human rights, the rights of individuals, the duties of States, and the mechanisms of protection.
What you'll learn
At the end of the course you’ll be able to:
- Analyze and comment on key controversies surrounding the development of international human rights law
- Use conceptual tools to follow the developments of human rights law
- Be most effective in contributing to the enforcement of international human rights law