Resources for Documenting Human Rights Violations

Handbook
What Is Documentation?

A practical handbook for human rights defenders that offers an introduction to documentation.

Handbook
What Is Monitoring?

A comprehensive manual that explains the basics of how to methodically observe a human rights situation.

Methodology
Events Standard Formats

A methodology for monitoring and recording abuses of civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights.

Terminology
Microthesauri

A collection of 48 sets of terminology for categorising different aspects of human rights violations.