Treaty Bodies

Some articles on treaty bodies, bodies, treaty:

Office Of The United Nations High Commissioner For Human Rights - Functions and Organization - Organization - Treaties and Commission Branch
... working groups and of the committees established by human rights treaty bodies and their working groups Ensuring that substantive support is provided in a timely manner to the human ...
Human Rights - International Protection - United Nations System - Treaty Bodies
... In addition to the political bodies whose mandate flows from the UN charter, the UN has set up a number of treaty-based bodies, comprising committees of independent experts who monitor compliance ... are supported by and are created by the treaty that they monitor, With the exception of theCESCR, which was established under a resolution of the Economic and Social Council ... complaints against countries which have ratified an Optional Protocol to the treaty ...

Famous quotes containing the words bodies and/or treaty:

    Virtue? a fig! ‘tis in ourselves that we are thus or thus. Our bodies are our gardens, to the which our wills are gardeners.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    He was then in his fifty-fourth year, when even in the case of poets reason and passion begin to discuss a peace treaty and usually conclude it not very long afterwards.
    —G.C. (Georg Christoph)