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50 Human Rights Cases You Need to Know

January 9, 2015

Explore our map of 50 landmark human rights cases, each with a brief description and a link to a free article or report on the case. The cases were chosen in conjunction with the editors of the Oxford Reports on International Law. These choices were intended to showcase the variety of international, regional, and national mechanisms and fora for adjudicating human rights claims, and the range of rights that have been recognized. The map provides a quick tour to these cases, highlighting trends and themes, some positive, some negative.

View the Human Rights map.