The Statute of the OIC Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission

@article{Cismas2011TheSO,
  title={The Statute of the OIC Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission},
  author={Ioana Cismas},
  journal={International Legal Materials},
  year={2011},
  volume={50},
  pages={1148 - 1160}
}
  • Ioana Cismas
  • Published 2011
  • Political Science
  • International Legal Materials
In June 2011, the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) adopted the Statute of the OIC Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission. According to the OIC Secretary General, the Statute attempts 'to strike a delicate balance' between international human rights instruments and Islamic ones, i.e. the Cairo Declaration on Human Rights in Islam and the Covenant of the Rights of the Child in Islam. This note analyzes the provisions of the Statute while… Expand
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