19 October 2015
Readings (approx 30 pages)
- Frédéric Mégret, The Special Nature of Human Rights Obligations (read pages 18-39).
- Human Rights Committee General Comment n°26 on the continuity of obligations (1997)
- Inter-American Commission, Peru report (2000) (chapter 3, paragraphs 25-45)
- Questions Concerning the Obligation to Prosecute or Extradite (Belgium v. Senegal), International Court of Justice, Judgment 20 July 2012 (read para. 15-41 and 64-78).
- Venezuela’s denunciation of the American Convention on Human Rights, Jan. 2013, ASIL Insights.
Menno T. Kamminga, “State Succession in Respect of Human Rights Treaties” (1996) 7 EJIL 4
- Key questions