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Equality and non-discrimination under the European Convention on Human Rights

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Published by M. Nyhoff Publishers in The Hague, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • Equality before the law -- Europe,
    • Discrimination -- Law and legislation -- Europe

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Oddný Mjöll Arnardóttir.
      SeriesInternational studies in human rights ;, v.74
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKJC5142 .O326 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3578623M
      ISBN 109041119124
      LC Control Number2002190845

        The book will be of interest to academics and policy makers all over the world, in particular to those researching and studying law, political sciences and sociology with an interest in human rights, non discrimination law, contract and employment law or European : Dagmar Schiek.


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The case-law of the European Court of Human Rights on discrimination under the Convention is typically considered to be unclear and conflicting.

Against that background, new possibilities for more effective protection against discrimination are opening up through recent developments in the case-law on Article 14 and with the advent of the new Cited by: The case-law of the European Court of Human Rights on discrimination under the Convention is typically considered to be unclear and conflicting.

Against that background, new possibilities for more effective protection against discrimination are opening up through recent developments in the case-law on Article 14 and with the advent of the new Protocol 12 to the Convention.5/5(1).

Equality and Non-discrimination. Non-discrimination and equality are core elements of the international human rights normative framework. Article 2 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) states that every human being is entitled to all rights and freedoms “without distinction of any kind, such as race, colour, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, national or.

accession to the European Convention on Human Rights. In this context, increased knowledge of common principles developed by the Court of Justice of the European Union and the European Court of Human Rights have become essential for the proper national implementation of a key aspect of European human rights law: the standards on Size: 2MB.

Get this from a library. Equality and non-discrimination under the European Convention on Human Rights. [Oddný Mjöll Arnardóttir.]. European non-discrimination law, as constituted in particular by the EU non-discrimination directives, and Article 14 of and Protocol 12 to the European Convention on Human Rights, prohibits discrimination across a range of contexts and grounds.

The general principle of equality and non-discrimination is a fundamental element of international human rights law. A useful definition of non-discrimination is contained in Article 1(1) ILOwhich provides that discrimination includes: ‘Any distinction, exclusion or preference made on the basis of race, colour, sex, religion, political opinion, national extraction or social origin.

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So maybe it's good to drag the book in time and time. Protection against discrimination under the European Convention on Human Rights -- 4. Strictness of review and the burden of proof -- 5. Strictness of review and the influencing factors -- 6. They are the only human rights explicitly included in the UN Charter and they appear at the beginning of virtually every major human rights instrument.

This volume contains selected works by leading authors on the subject of equality and non-discrimination under international law. The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is a non-departmental public body in England and Wales, established by the Equality Act with effect from 1 October The Commission has responsibility for the promotion and enforcement of equality and non-discrimination laws in England, Scotland and Wales.

It took over the responsibilities of the Commission for Racial Equality, the Equal. In addition to UN work on the equality and non-discrimination principles, McKean examines the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, which he calls the "most gener­ ally effective" procedure for protecting human rights (p.

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The European Court of Human Rights (‘the Court’) has consistently held that the ‘equality of sexes is one of the major goals in the Member States of the Council of Europe’,2 and has recently proclaimed gender equality as one of the key underlying principles of the Convention.3 Notwithstanding these pronouncements, inequality of women in Cited by: The Right to Equality in European Human Rights Law: The Quest for Substance in the Jurisprudence of the European Courts (Routledge Research in Human Rights Law) [Charilaos Nikolaidis] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

A right to equality and non-discrimination is widely seen as fundamental in democratic legal by: 4. A right to equality and non-discrimination is widely seen as fundamental in democratic legal systems.

But failure to identify the human interest that equality aims to uphold reinforces the argument of those who attack it as morally empty or unsubstantiated and weakens its status as a fundamental human right. The Human Rights Act sets out the fundamental rights and freedoms that everyone in the UK is entitled to.

It incorporates the rights set out in the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) into domestic British law. The Human Rights Act came into force in the UK in October In this section you can find out more about your rights under the Equality Act and how it protects different characteristics.

Pages in this section. Your rights under the Equality Act Age discrimination. Disability discrimination. Gender reassignment discrimination. Marriage and civil partnership discrimination.

Race discrimination. Ensuring implementation of relevant commitments under the European Convention on Human Rights, whilst managing overwhelming numbers of refugees and migrants, represents today a significant challenge for all member States of the Council of Europe.

This handbook, produced by the Directorate General of Human Rights and Rule of Law, is a practical tool for legal professionals from Council of.

Article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights (“the Convention”) guarantees the right to a fair trial.

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Read "The Right to Equality in European Human Rights Law The Quest for Substance in the Jurisprudence of the European Courts" by Charilaos Nikolaidis available from Rakuten Kobo. A right to equality and non-discrimination is widely seen as fundamental in Brand: Taylor And Francis.

In this week, we focus on (1) the rights and freedoms of insiders and outsiders under the European Convention, (2) non-discrimination and (3) the protection of vulnerable groups.

To illustrate, we pay special attention to the rights of migrants and asylum seekers, as well as of other minority groups. The principles of equality and non-discrimination lie at the heart of international human rights law.

They are the only human rights explicitly included in the UN Charter and they appear at the beginning of virtually every major human rights instrument. This volume contains selected works by leading authors on the subject of equality and non Author: Stephanie Farrior.

His book, Non-discrimination and Equality in the View of the UN Human Rights Treaty Bodies, is a study of the interpretation of a sub-set of relevant norms by the treaty bodies in a thoroughly cross-cutting fashion.3 Two of theConventions studied in his book are aimed exclusively at the elimination of discrimination.

Comparing the work of CERD Author: Ineke Boerefijn. Book Description. A right to equality and non-discrimination is widely seen as fundamental in democratic legal systems.

But failure to identify the human interest that equality aims to uphold reinforces the argument of those who attack it as morally empty or unsubstantiated and weakens its status as a fundamental human right. She has published numerous essays on non-discrimination and the European Convention on Human Rights.

She is a member of the board of directors of the Icelandic Human Rights Centre. She is the author of Equality and Non-discrimination under the European.

Human rights norms have played an increasingly important role in recent equality cases before the European Court of Justice, including the Marschall case on positive action. This paper aims to contribute to the positive action debate in Community law by exploring the meaning of the equality principle in human rights law and outlining the potential relevance of the human rights approach to Author: Ursula O'Hare.

Over fifty years after its founding, the European Court of Human Rights has dispensed more t judgments and affects the lives of over million people. The sixth edition of Jacobs, White and Ovey: The European Convention on Human Rights is a clear and concise companion to this increasingly important and extensive area of the law.

The principles of equality and non-discrimination lie at the heart of international human rights law. They are the only human rights explicitly included in the UN Charter and they appear at the beginning of virtually every major human rights instrument.

This volume contains selected works by leading authors on the subject of equality and non. A Training Manual on International Human Rights Law The Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law London, UK February The European Convention on Human Rights Specific issues are also considered.

These are equality as the basis for human rights protection, states of File Size: 1MB. European Convention on Human Rights, EuropeanSocialCharter,andEuropeanSocialCharter(Revised), Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities, Human Rights in the Administration of Justice: A Manual on Human Rights for Judges, Prosecutors and Lawyers Chapter 13 • The Right to Equality and Non File Size: KB.

Arnardóttir, Oddný Mjöll, Equality and Non-discrimination under the European Convention on Human Rights (The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, ). Ayres, Ian, ‘ Rationalizing Antitrust Cluster Markets ’, 95 Yale Law Journal () – Handbook on European non-discrimination law European non-discrimination law, as constituted by the EU non-discrimination directives, and Article 14 of and Protocol 12 to the European Convention on Human Rights, prohibits discrimination across a range of contexts and a range of grounds.

This Handbook examines European non-discrimination law stem. At the European level, the jurisprudence on the right to equality and non-discrimination is rather limited as the Court has dealt with relatively few discrimination claims. Article 14 ECHR has a narrow scope and the case-law it has generated is both complicated and inconsistent.

Equality, non-discrimination and fair distribution of the benefits of development | PART TWO prohibits wealth-based access to voting in public elec - tions or to justice in the courts”.7 The Human Rights Committee, in its general com - ment No. 18 () and drawing on the provisions of the International Convention on the Elimination ofFile Size: KB.

A human rights deficit will be created by the government’s EU withdrawal bill, leaving many different groups in society without adequate protection, leading civil rights bodies warn in a letter Author: Jamie Doward.

The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights has observed: “Together with equality before the law and equal protection of the law, the principle of non-discrimination provided under Article 2 of the Charter provides the foundation for the enjoyment of all human rights”.

[1]. Article 5, Equality and non-discrimination. States Parties recognize that all persons are equal before and under the law and are entitled without any discrimination to. Equality and Non-Discrimination: Catholic Roots, Current Challenges.

Jane F. Adolphe, Robert L. Fastiggi, and Michael A. Vacca. Pickwick Publishers, pages. Review by Roger Kiska. The ironic thing about equality laws is that they do not promote equality.

Instead, by defining individuals by a single characteristic, they tend to breed division and tribalism. While the two bodies of equality law are extremely divergent as to the requirements they impose, their interpretation by the international judiciary might be properly analysed under a common light to emphasise the substantive dimension of equality in European Human Rights law.

The book will be of great use and interest to scholars and students Cited by: 4.1) The European Convention on Human rights in context. 2) Article 2: The right to life. 3) Article 3: Freedom from torture or inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.

4) Article 4: Freedom from slavery, servitude or forced or compulsory labour. 5) Article 5: The right to liberty and security of the person. 6) Article 6: The right to a fair.Chapter 2 Equality, Non-Discrimination and Human Rights. 27 41 European Court of Human Rights Says Dismissal of HIV-positive Employee is Incompatible with the Convention By Menelaos Markakis Equality, Non-Discriminationand Human Rights Chapter two.