Southeast Asian Court of Human Rights
Hao Duy Phan
- Election of judges — Registry — Jurisdiction — Recognition and enforcement — Judges — Human rights
Published under the direction of Hélène Ruiz Fabri, with the support of the Department of International Law and Dispute Resolution, under the auspices of the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law.
1 Southeast Asia as a region does not have a human rights court. Unlike other regional courts and tribunals, a Southeast Asian Court of Human Rights (‘SEACtHR’) is still very much a project in progress and an aspiration (Failed International Courts and Tribunals). This entry makes the case for this unfinished project and introduces a blueprint for designing this regional human rights court. 2 On 25 October 2009, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) established the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (‘AICHR’). The AICHR marks an...