Developing international human rights law

Developing international humanitarian law
Developing humanitarian law

Human rights is applicable in peacetime and war and to non-refugee as well as refugee populations. Specifically, humanitarian law stipulates certain rights in conditions of international and internal armed conflict.


UNESCO's programme includes the following: contributing to the ongoing reflection on new prospects in international law concerning human rights and to the promotion of academic freedom and cultural rights, including those of persons belonging to minorities.

Development Development
Law Law
Type Classification:
D: Detailed strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender EqualityGOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 13: Climate ActionGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on LandGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal