SUR 13

issue N.13 • v.7 • Dec/2010

Sur International Journal on Human Rights, founded in 2004 and published by Conectas Human Rights, produces, fosters and disseminates innovative research and ideas, primarily from the Global South, on human rights practice.

The Sur Journal serves as a channel for sharing perspectives on the world’s human rights agenda. It is a space where the Global South’s role in shaping human rights discourse and practice – including, its institutions, priorities and impact – is debated.

SUR file on Regional Human Rights Mechanisms

Urgent Measures in the Inter-American Human Rights System

Felipe González

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The Restriction of Military Jurisdiction in International Human Rights Protection Systems

Juan Carlos Gutiérrez and Silvano Cantú

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The Special Rapporteur on Prisons and Conditions of Detention in Africa and the Committee for the Prevention of Torture in Africa: The Potential for Synergy or Inertia?

Debra Long and Lukas Muntingh

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The Role of Sub-Regional Courts in the African Human Rights System

Lucyline Nkatha Murungi and Jacqui Gallinetti

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Interpreting Regional Human Rights Treaties

Magnus Killander

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Cooperation Between the Universal and Inter-American Human Rights Systems in the Framework of the Universal Periodical Review Mechanism

Antonio M. Cisneros de Alencar

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Essays

Between Reparations, Half Truths and Impunity: The Difficult Break with the Legacy of the Dictatorship in Brazil

Glenda Mezarobba

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Armed Forces, Truth Commission and Transitional Justice in Peru

Gerardo Arce Arce

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In Memoriam

Kevin Boyle – Strong Link in the Chain: IN MEMORIAM

Borislav Petranov

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