International human rights instruments are the treaties and other international texts that serve as legal sources for international human rights law and the protection of human rights in general. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, and the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights together with other international human rights instruments are sometimes referred to as the international bill of rights.
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination
International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment
Convention on the Rights of the Child
International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant
Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance
Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
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