with the Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights in preparing
the High Commissioner's guidelines for responding to trafficking
with the Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights a Training
Manual for Human Rights Monitors,
which covers information-gathering, interviewing, visiting prisons and
refugee camps, trial observation, preparing reports, interventions with
authorities, conflict resolution, designing follow-up training, and
with the United Nations, the Max Planck Institute, and Amnesty International
in preparing studies on the international and comparative aspects of
the right to a fair trial.
the U.N. in preparing a Handbook
of International Standards relating to Pre-trial Detention.
with Minnesota Advocates for Human Rights and the International Service
for Human Rights in preparing manuals on human
rights work in the U.N. Commission on Human Rights
and its Sub-Commission.
a review of the effectiveness of UNESCO
human rights complaint procedures.
-The Human Rights Center occasionally
assists lawyers with litigation and/or submits amicus
curiae briefs in important cases.