Fifty Years of the International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial DiscriminationA Living Instrument

Fifty Years of the International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial DiscriminationA Living Instrument

David Keane and Annapurna Waughray

Print publication date: 2018

ISBN: 9781784993047

Publisher: Manchester University Press

Abstract

Fifty Years of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination is the very first edited collection on ICERD, the oldest of the UN human rights treaties. With a major Introduction and 13 chapters, it provides a unique combination of members of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) and academic and other experts, to discuss the importance of the treaty on its 50th anniversary.

Table of Contents

Introduction

David Keane and Annapurna Waughray

Part I ICERD: cross-cutting themes

Part II Groups and general recommendations

Chapter 6 CERD and caste-based discrimination

Annapurna Waughray and David Keane

Part III Conflict and resolution

Part IV Present and future of ICERD

Conclusion

David Keane and Annapurna Waughray