Item description for Rebuilding Lives: 25 Years United Nations Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture by United Nations...
This publication, presented in plain language and with an appealing layout, examines the legal and medical definitions of torture, how and why it happens, the impact it has on victims, what makes torture different from other human rights violations, as well as ways in which it can be effectively treated and combated. It also includes five overviews on current projects in Australia, Bosnia, Chile, Pakistan and Rwanda which each consists of an article and a series of photographs.
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Studio: United Nations
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.5" Width: 6.6" Height: 0.7" Weight: 1.35 lbs.
Publisher United Nations
ISBN 9211541670 ISBN13 9789211541670
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Jose Antonio Ocampo is Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations for Economic and Social Affairs, and former Executive Secretary of ECLAC.