The United Nations Human Rights Thematic Mechanisms 2002

The purpose of this document is to provide assistance to those wishing to submit information to and follow studies of the thematic mechanisms. The primary focus of the paper is with the 17 mechanisms that take action on individual cases but it also contains basic information about all 24 of the current thematic mechanisms.

2003 UN Commission on Human Rights: a time for deep reflection

This document consists of the recommendations made by Amnesty International to the UN Commission on Human Rights. It includes recommendations regarding asylum seekers, internally displaced persons and refugees.