OHCHR: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

UN website containing links to different resources on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Available in English only.

OHCHR Publications

Database of UN Publications on human rights including fact sheets, reference materials, training and education materials, and policy materials. Site is in English, however the majority of publications are available for download in both English and Spanish.

UN Portal on Human Rights Based Approaches to Programming

UN Portal containing information on human rights as well as human rights mainstreaming. Contains practical resources on how to mainstream human rights in programming as well as general resources and information on human rights at the international, regional and country level, as well as by topic. Site available in multiple languages including Portuguese.

Gabinete de DocumentaĆ§Ć£o e Direito Comparado

Useful source in Portuguese from the Attorney General of the Republic of Portugal.


Lists of legal instruments, case law, and country specific information.