(1) TOPIC GUIDES

Below you will find links to the topics that will be discussed in UNHRC.external image issues-prisoners-rights.jpg


(2) COMMITTEE DESCRIPTION

Download the link below to learn more about the work that the UNHRC does.


(3) VIDEO GUIDES

Watch this video to learn about voting rights for prisoners.
Watch this video to learn more about the debate of prisoners' rights in the United Kingdom.
Watch this video to learn about counselor Maddy DeLone's work towards prisoners' rights.
Watch this video to learn about how prisoners' voting rights were breached in the United Kingdom.


(4) LINKS TO NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS (NGOs)

American Civil Liberties Union
Human Rights Watch
The Chatham House
Human Rights First


(5) PRIMARY SOURCES

United Nations Human Rights
UNHRC
Universal Declaration of Human Rights


(6) COUNTRY RESEARCH


Afghanistan

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Afghanistan, click here:
The New York Times
Aljazeera


Argentina

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Argentina, click here:
UN News Centre
IPS News

Australia

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Australia, click here:
humanrights
AIC

Bangladesh

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Bangladesh, click here:
GIZ
EuroParl

Belgium

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Belgium, click here:
Daily Brew
The Huffington Post

Bolivia

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Bolivia, click here:
DW
AIN-Bolivia

Brazil

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Brazil, click here:
Global Voices Online
LA Times

Chile

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Chile, click here:
BBC
The Guardian

China

To learn more about prisoners' rights in China, click here:
Human Rights in China
China.org

Colombia

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Colombia, click here:
Justice for Colombia
Peoples World

DR Congo

To learn more about prisoners' rights in DR Congo, click here:
IRIN Africa
ASF

El Salvador

To learn more about prisoners' rights in El Salvador, click here:
BBC
LA Times

Fiji

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Fiji, click here:
State Department
Amnesty International


France

To learn more about prisoners' rights in France, click here:
Sputnik
International Business Times

Haiti

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Haiti, click here:
Standard
Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti

Honduras

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Honduras, click here:
LA Times
CNN

India

To learn more about prisoners' rights in India, click here:
Human Rights Law Network
Legal Service India

Iraq

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Iraq, click here:
Aljazeera
CBS

Israel

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Israel, click here:
No Legal Frontiers
YES Magazine

Jordan

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Jordan, click here:
Human Rights Watch
Al Jazeera

Lebanon

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Lebanon, click here:
Human Rights Watch
al-Akhbar

Malaysia

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Malaysia's, click here:
ICPS
Prison Department of Malaysia

Mexico

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Mexico, click here:
US Consulate
NPR

Morocco

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Morocco, click here:
US State Department
World Bulletin

Netherlands

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Netherlands, click here:
Bloomberg News
Human Rights First

New Zealand

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Netherlands, click here:
The Howard League
New Zealand Herald

Nigeria

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Nigeria, click here:
The Daily Post
Vanguard

Panama

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Panama, click here:
UNODC
U.S. Department of State

Russian Federation

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Russian Federation, click here:
Institute of Modern Russia
EuroMaidan

Rwanda

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Rwanda, click here:
The East African
Human Rights Watch

Saudi Arabia

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Saudi Arabia, click here:
The Washington Post
Amnesty International

Sierra Leona

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Sierra Leone, click here:
CARL
Prison Watch SL

South Korea

To learn more about prisoners' rights in South Korea, click here:
Amnesty International
The Washington Post

Sri Lanka

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Sri Lanka, click here:
The Guardian
The New York Times

Sweden

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Sweden, click here:
Prison Law Blog
The Guardian

United Kingdom

To learn more about prisoners' rights in United Kingdom, click here:
Human Rights Europe
The Telegraph

United States

To learn more about prisoners' rights in United States, click here:
MSNBC
ACLU

Venezuela

To learn more about prisoners' rights in Venezuela, click here:
New York Daily News
Venezuelaanalysis.com