Program on International Dimensions of Human Rights


Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom offers an English Program on

International Dimensions of Human Rights

Moderator: Nazım Tural, Lawyer


Date and Time:      2 October – 4 December (every Tuesday from 18:00 to 20:30)

Location:     Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom, Istanbul Office

Deadline for Application:          24 September


This program is designed to provide the participants with the basic knowledge on the philosophy, inspired the United Nations & Regional human rights documents and the universal values of human rights recognized by the international documents. The program is free of charge is limited to a contingent of maximum 25 persons. Please send your CV and motivation letter to



Outline of the Program


Introduction to the Int. Dimensions of HR Concept

UN HR System & Basic UN Documents

Founding process of the United Nations

United Nations Treaty, Basic Articles

United Nations Universal HR Declaration

UN International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

UN International Covenant on Economic, Social & Cultural Rights

Other Regional Organizations & Conventions (America & Africa)


European Human Rights System

Council of Europe and European HR Convention

EU Charter of Fundamental Rights

European Court of HR Protection System