HRI Project Publications

HRI Fact-Finding Project reports. HRI publishes a human rights fact-finding report each year on a different subject. Please view the Fact-Finding Project page for more information.

HRI Legal & Policy Advocacy Project written testimony (with the Women’s Refugee Commission): Interdiction, Border Externalization, and the Protection of the Human Rights of Migrants for the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights’ thematic hearing on Human Rights and the Interdiction of Persons Eligible for International Protection.

HRI Legal & Policy Advocacy Project testimony: The Use of Solitary Confinement for Juveniles in New York.

HRI Legal & Policy Advocacy Project (with Amnesty International): Written Observations of Law in Henry Hill, et al. v. The United States of America.

HRI Paper Series

Volume 1, Number 3: Eric Rosenthal, A Mandate to End Placement of Children in Institutions and Orphanages: The Duty of Governments and Donors to Prevent Segregation and Torture.

Volume 1, Number 2: Maria Woltjen and Jennifer Nagda, Framework for Considering the Best Interests of Unaccompanied Children.

Volume 1, Number 1: Bela Kapur, 5 Stations on the Way to Damascus: Protecting Human Rights During and After Conflict.

HRI Staff Publications

Andrew I. Schoenholtz, The New Refugees and the Old Treaty: Persecutors and the Persecuted in the Twenty-First Century, 16 Chi. J. Int. L. 81-126 (2015).

Ian Kysel, Domesticating Human Rights Norms in the United States: Considering the Role and Obligations of the Federal Government as Litigant, 46 Geo. J. Int’l L. 1009 (2015).

Andrew I. Schoenholtz, Philip G. Schrag & Jaya Ramji-Nogales, Lives in the Balance: Asylum Adjudication by the Department of Homeland Security (New York: New York University Press 2014). [Supplemental Materials].

HRI Advisory Committee Publications

Jane H. Aiken

Rosa Brooks

David Luban

Mitt Regan

Jane E. Stromseth

Carlos M. Vazquez

International Migrants Bill of Rights Initiative Publications:

The IMBR Initiative, International Migrants Bill of Rights, Commentaries, Handbook, Pilot Study and Indicators, 28 Geo. Immigr. L.J. 9 – 224 (2013).

Human Rights Publications by Georgetown Faculty, Staff, Institutes and Clinics:

Tanya E. Baytor & Oscar A. Cabrera, International Human Rights Law, in Regulating Tobacco, Alcohol and Unhealthy Foods: The Legal Issues (Tania Voon, Andrew Mitchell, Jonathan Liberman, Eds., Routledge, 2014)

Georgetown Law International Women’s Human Rights Clinic, Georgetown Law O’Neill Institute & Center for Reproductive Rights, The Stakes Are High: The Tragic Impact of Unsafe Abortion and Inadequate Access to Contraception in Uganda (June 2013).

Tax Abuses, Poverty and Human Rights: A Report of the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute Task Force on Illicit Financial Flows, Poverty and Human Rights (Lloyd Lipsett, Task Force Rapporteur, London: International Bar Association 2013) (Stephen B. Cohen, task force member).

Stephen B. Cohen, Does Swiss Bank Secrecy Violate International Human Rights?, 140 Tax Notes 355-357 (2013).

Lawrence O. Gostin, Eric A. Friedman, Jashodhara Dasgupta & Alicia E. Yamin, Realizing the Right to Health Through a Framework Convention on Global Health? A Health and Human Rights Special Issue, Health & Hum. Rts., June 2013, at 1-4.

Lawrence O. Gostin & Eric A. Friedman, Pillars for Progress on the Right to Health: Harnessing the Potential of Human Rights Through a Framework Convention on Global Health, Health & Hum. Rights, June 2012, at 4-16 (adapted in Advancing the Human Right to Health 69-83 (Lawrence O. Gostin, Jose M. Zuniga & Stephen P. Marks eds., Oxford: Oxford University Press 2013)).

Lawrence O. Gostin & Oscar A. Cabrera, Human Rights and the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: Mutually Reinforcing Systems, 7 Int’l J.L. Context 285-303 (2011) (revised in Global Tobacco Control: A Vital Component of the Right to Health, in Advancing the Human Right to Health 261-274 (Lawrence O. Gostin, Jose M. Zuniga & Stephen P. Marks eds., Oxford: Oxford University Press 2013)).

Susan Deller Ross, Women’s Human Rights: The International and Comparative Law Casebook (Phila., Pa.: University of Pennsylvania Press 2008).