Number 1

Sur – International Journal on human Rights is a biannual journal, published in English, Portuguese and Spanish by Sur – Human Rights University Network.


Emilio García Méndez

Origin, meaning and future of human rights: reflections for a new agenda
Flavia Piovesan

Social, economic and cultural rights and civil and political rights
Oscar Vilhena Vieira and A. Scott Dupree

Reflections on civil society and human rights
Jeremy Sarkin

The coming of age of claims for reparations for human rights abuses committed in the south
Vinodh Jaichand

Public interest litigation strategies
Paul Chevigny

Repression in the United States after the September 11 attack
Sergio Vieira de Mello

Only member states can make the UN work