SUR 17

issue N.17 • v.9 • Dec/2012

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 Development and Human Rights

Development and Human Rights: Some ideas on How to Restart the Debate

Juana Kweitel, César Rodríguez-Garavito and Laura Trajber Waisbich

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The Contribution of the UN Special Procedures to the Human Rights and Development Dialogue

Christophe Golay, Irene Biglino and Ivona Truscan

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The Right to Water: Understanding its Economic, Social and Cultural Components as Development Factors for Indigenous Communities

Luis Carlos Buob Concha

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Toward a New Paradigm of Human Rights Protection for Indigenous Peoples: A Critical Analysis of the Parameters Established by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights

Andrea Schettini

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Can Economic Growth Translate into Access to Rights?: Challenges faced by Institutions in South Africa in Ensuring that Growth Leads to Better Living Standards

Serges Alain Djoyou Kamga and Siyambonga Heleba

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Transnational corporations and human rights: Interview with Sheldon Leader

Sheldon Leader

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Essays

Right to Healh in Brazil: A Study of the Treaty-Reporting System

Aline Albuquerque and Dabney Evans

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Land Guards, State Subordination and Human Rights in Ghana: Killing to Protect?

Linda Darkwa and Philip Attuquayefio

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The Ineffective Response of International Organisations Concerning the Militarization of Women´s Lives

Cristina Radoi

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Right of Petition by Individuals Within the Global Human Rights Protection System

Carla Dantas

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