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National Human Rights Action Planning

Azadeh Chalabi


This book deals with human rights action planning, as a largely under-researched area, from theoretical, doctrinal, empirical, and practical perspectives in order to put forward a new account of such planning. As such, the present work provides one of the most comprehensive studies of human rights planning to date. At the theoretical level, by advancing a novel general theory of human rights planning, it offers an alternative to the traditional state-centric model of planning. This new theory contains four sub-theories: contextual, substantive, procedural, and analytical ones.
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Keywords: national human rights action planning, National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights (NAP-BHR), National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security (NAP-WPS), global human rights governance, human rights planning theory, Human Rights-Based Approach to Development (HRBAD), obligation to adopt a NHRAP, phases of planning, human rights implementation

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2018 Print ISBN-13: 9780198822844
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2018 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198822844.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Azadeh Chalabi, author
School of Law of the Ulster University and Transitional Justice Institute, Lecturer in Law