Current Publications

Volume 32 | 2014: Trafficking in Human Beings and Human Rights

Editors: Manfred Nowak/Fiona Steinert/Hannes Tretter

Author: Julia Planitzer

Trafficking in Human Beings and Human Rights
The Role of the Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings

Volume 31 | 2014: Vienna+20. Advancing the Protection of Human Rights

Editors: Julia Kozma, Anna Müller-Funk, Manfred Nowak

Vienna+20. Advancing the Protection of Human Rights
Achievements, Challenges and Perspectives 
20 Years after the World Conference

Volume 29 | 2013: The Role of the EU in UN Human Rights Reform

Editors: Manfred Nowak / Tina Hofstätter / Jane Hofbauer

Authors: Snježana Bokulić, Nils A. Butenschøn, Dorothée Cambou, Julia Dahlvik, José Doria, Andrea Fritsche, Jean-Pierre Gauci, Nathalie Huegler, Kyung-wha Kang, Marcia V. J. Kran, Richard Kühnel, Johannes Kyrle, Ulrike Lunacek, Manfred Nowak, Julia Planitzer, Olga Pleshkova, Vesna Pusić, Christian Strohal, Engelbert Theuermann, Jozefien Van Caeneghem, Léonie Jana Wagner, Jan Wouters und Dubravka Šimonović

The Role of the EU in UN Human Rights Reform

For many years the United Nations have been discussing the need of strengthening the protection and implementation of human rights. Traditionally, the European Union has been one of the most outspoken advocates of a stronger role of human rights in the UN architecture. With the Arab Spring, the Occupy Wall Street Movement and other more recent waves of reforms time seems to be ripe for developing a UN Human Rights Agenda for the 21st century.

Volume 28 | 2013: Krieg und Folter im Asylverfahren

Editors: Manfred Nowak, Fiona Steinert, Hannes Tretter

Authors: Margit Ammer, Marion Kremla, Ruth Kronsteiner, Barbara Kurz, Yvonne Schaffler

Krieg und Folter im Asylverfahren
Eine psychotherapeutische und juristische Studie

Link: Neuer Wissenschaftlicher Verlag

for further information please see german version

 

Volume 27 | 2013: Wiedergutmachung bei Menschenrechtsverletzungen

Editors: Manfred Nowak, Fiona Steinert, Hannes TretterWiedergutmachung bei Menschenrechtsverletzung
Author: Lisa Maria Stadlmayr

Wiedergutmachung bei Menschenrechtsverletzungen
Die Umsetzung völkerrechtlicher Wiedergutmachungspflichten in Österreich
Study Series of the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Human Rights
Volume 27
Neuer Wissenschaftlicher Verlag, 2013 

for further information please see german version.

Volume 26 | 2013: Labour Rights and Global Production

Editors: Manfred Nowak, Fiona Steinert, Hannes Tretter
Author: Karin Lukas

Labour Rights and Global Production

Do transnational corporations protect or violate labour rights? Is outsourcing a good means to create more jobs - and which jobs? The outsourcing activities of transnational corporations are a world-wide phenomenon and have been well documented in Asia but little in Europe.

Volume 25 | 2013: Vom Umgang mit den "Anderen"

Editors: Manfred Nowak, Edith Saurer (†)

Authors: Georg Bürstmayer, Brigitte Lueger-Schuster, Julia Planitzer, Ilse Reiter-Zatloukal, Stephan Steiner, Harald Wendelin

Vom Umgang mit den "Anderen"
Historische und menschenrechtliche Perspektiven der Abschiebung
Study Series of the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Human Rights Volume 25
Neuer Wissenschaftlicher Verlag, 2013 

For further information please see german version.