Archived Special Issues

back to Special Issues

Archived publications in this section refer to Special Issues that were published a number of years ago and whose contents remain available for historical reference purposes. Selected titles are under revision and will be made available to the public once updated. While all the archived Special Issues are accessible in electronic format, copies of some of these titles are still available in print.

Cover of the booklet on LGBT equality ("Born Free and Equal")

Born Free and Equal: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in International Human Rights Law
ArabicChinese | English | FrenchRussian | Spanish (PDF)

Unofficial translations: Farsi, Fact sheet 1, 2, 3, 4, 5) | Khmer | Portuguese | Turkish | Vietnamese (20Mb, PDF) |

 

Cover United Nations Voluntary Trust Fund on Contemporary Forms of Slavery United Nations Voluntary Trust Fund on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
English | French | Russian | Spanish

Human Rights and Disability

Human Rights and Disability: The current use and future potential of United Nations human rights instruments in the context of disability*
English l French

Human Rights and Disability

Legislation against Racial Discrimination: Model National Legislation for the Guidance of Governments (HR/PUB/96/2)
English l Russian

Gender Dimensions of Racial Discrimination
hard copy only (currently out of stock)

OHCHR Publications and
E-Products Catalogue 2020

Cover: Catalogue 2019
The OHCHR Publications Catalogue 2020
features over 150 current and noteworthy titles available in multiple official United Nations languages.


Reader survey

Reader survey
Take our reader survey and tell us what you think about OHCHR publications


Latest publications

Born Free and Equal: Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Sex Characteristics in International Human Rights Law
Born Free and Equal: Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Sex Characteristics in International Human Rights Law (Second Edition)
English (PDF)

Other recent publications

Publication categories
Commissioned studies

Laws that discriminate against women
(PDF - 617KB)

These studies are made available for information only. The views they express are personal and do not necessarily reflect those of the UN.

UN Publications
Contact information

Publications Desk
Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)
Palais des Nations
CH–1211 Geneva 10
Switzerland 
E-mail: publications@ohchr.org

Rights and permissions