Claire L’Heureux-Dubé – The Development of International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

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Mme Claire L’Heureux-Dubé traces the development of international human rights law from foundation of the United Nations to the creation of major human rights instruments and their incorporation into domestic legal systems throughout the world. Mme L’Heureux-Dubé, retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada is a distinguished jurist and a respected lecturer on human rights.