"Slums, the Right to Adequate Housing and the Ban on Discrimination", is an Equal Rights Review (vol.1) article, written by Claude Cahn.
Race and Ethnicity
ERT case summary: Stoica v. Romania (Application no. 42722/02)
The text of the Law on Equal Treatment (Lygiø Galimyblø Ástatymas), enacted by the Republic of Lithuania. It was adopted on 18 November 2003 and has been in force since 01 January 2005.
The text of the Equal Treatment in Employment Regulations enacted by Malta. It has been in force since 5 November 2004. This version contains the amendments made by Legal Notices 53 and 338 of 2007.
The text of the French Penal Code (Code Pénale). This version was last updated on the 12 October 2005.
The text of the Non-Discrimination Act, enacted by Finland. It has been in force since 1 February 2004. This version contains the amendments made by Act No 50/2006.
The Equal Rights Trust's written comments to the European Court of Human Rights in the case of Makuc and Others v. Slovenia (Application No. 26828/06)
Articles 1 - 18 cover substantive rights, including the right to life, the right not to be tortured and right to freedom of expression. In addition, there are also protocols to the Convention that guarantee other substantive rights, such as the right to property (Article 1 of Protocol 1), and prohibit the collective expulsion of aliens (Article 4 of Protocol 4). Article 14 of the Convention provides that no one shall be discriminated against in their enjoyment of the rights provided under the Convention.
"The African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights (also known as the Banjul Charter) is an international human rights instrument that is intended to promote and protect human rights and basic freedoms in the African continent.