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Andrew Clapham

Researcher at Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Publications -  64
Citations -  2346

Andrew Clapham is an academic researcher from Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies. The author has contributed to research in topics: Human rights & International human rights law. The author has an hindex of 20, co-authored 60 publications receiving 2247 citations. Previous affiliations of Andrew Clapham include Amnesty International & University of Geneva.

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Human Rights Obligations of Non-State Actors

TL;DR: In this paper, the authors present an approach to human rights that goes beyond the traditional focus on states and outlines the human rights obligations of non-state actors, and discuss some of the ways in which these entities can be held legally accountable for their actions in various jurisdictions.
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The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

TL;DR: The UN High Commissioner's Office as discussed by the authors discusses the creation and evolution of the office, explains the structure of the Office, and looks at some of the priorities of the various High Commissioners.

Human Rights in the Private Sphere

TL;DR: In this article, the relevance of the European Convention on Human Rights in the United Kingdom courts is discussed, and the application of human rights in the sphere of relations between non-state bodies is discussed.

Human Rights: A Very Short Introduction

TL;DR: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights Index (UHRI) as mentioned in this paper is the most widely used international human rights index and has been used to measure the human rights of individuals and groups.