Implementing Human rights in the Pacific through the work of national human rights institutions: The experience of Fiji
Renshaw, Catherine, Byrnes, Andrew and Durbach, Andrea. (2008) Implementing Human rights in the Pacific through the work of national human rights institutions: The experience of Fiji. Victoria University of Wellington Law Review. 14, pp. 251 - 278.
|Authors||Renshaw, Catherine, Byrnes, Andrew and Durbach, Andrea|
This article discusses the experience of the Fijian Human Rights Commission as an illustration of some of the challenges Pacific nations may face in achieving an independent and effective human rights institution in a complex and sometimes volatile socio-political context. The article argues that the presence of a supportive regional network of national human rights institutions is essential to creating and maintaining independent and effective national institutions.
|Journal||Victoria University of Wellington Law Review|
|Journal citation||14, pp. 251 - 278|
|Web address (URL)||http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?collection=journals&handle=hein.journals/vuwlr40&type=Image&id=261|
|Page range||251 - 278|
|Research Group||Thomas More Law School|
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