Non-treaty law

United Nations
Declarations and Resolutions
·       Bangalore Principles of Judicial Conduct
·       Basic Principles and Guidelines on the Right to a Remedy and Reparation for Victims of Gross Violations of IHRL and Serious Violations of IHL
·       Basic Principles for the Treatment of Prisoners
·       Basic Principles on the Independence of the Judiciary
·       Basic Principles on the Use of Force and Firearms by Law Enforcement Officials
·       Body of Principles for the Protection of All Persons under Any Form of Detention or Imprisonment
·       Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials
·       Declaration of Basic Principles of Justice for Victims of Crime and Abuse of Power
·       Guidelines for the Prevention of Crime, Annex to ECOSOC Resolution 2002/13
·       International Code of Conduct for Public Officials
·       Istanbul Protocol, Manual for the Effective Investigation and Documentation of Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
·       Johannesburg Principles on National Security, Freedom of Expression and Access to Information
·       Principles and Guidelines on Access to Legal Aid in Criminal Justice Systems
·       Principles and Guidelines on Children Associated with Armed Forces or Armed Groups (Paris Principles)
·       Principles on the Effective Prevention and Investigation of Extra-legal, Arbitrary and Summary Executions
·       Rules for the Treatment of Women Prisoners and Non-custodial Measures for Women Offenders (Bangkok Rules)
·       Safeguards Guaranteeing Protection of the Rights of Those Facing the Death Penalty (Death Penalty Safeguards)
·       Siracusa Principles on the Limitation and Derogation Provisions in the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
·       Standard Minimum Rules for Non-Custordial Measures (The Tokyo Rules)
·       Standard Minimum Rules for the Administration of Juvenile Justice (The Beijing Rules)
·       Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners (The Mandela Rules)
·       Universal Declaration of Human Rights
·       Updated Set of Principes for the Protection and Promotion of Human Rights Through Action to Combat Impunity
·       Yogyakarta Principles on the Application of International Human Rights Law in relation to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
Treaty-Monitoring Bodies
·       CAT General Comment No. 1 (1998) on the implementation of article 3 of the Convention in the context of Article 22
·       CAT General Comment No. 2 (2008) on the implementation of article 2 by State parties
·       CAT General Comment No. 3 (2012) on the implementation of article 14 by State parties
·       CAT General Comment No. 4 (2017) on the implementation of article 3 of the Convention in the context of Article 22
·       CERD General Recommendation 13 (1993) on the training of law enforcement officials in the protection of human rights
·       CERD General Recommendation 31 (2004) on the prevention of racial discrimination in the administration and functioning of the criminal justice system
·       CRC General Comment No. 8 (2006) – The right of the child to protection from corporal punishment and other cruel or degrading forms of punishment (arts. 19; 28, para. 2; and 37, inter alia)
·       CRC General Comment No. 10 (2007) – Children’s rights in juvenile justice 
·       CRC General Comment No. 13 (2011) – The right of the child to freedom from all forms of violence
·       HRC General Comment No. 6 (1982) – Article 6: The Right to Life
·       HRC General Comment No. 15 (1986) – The Position of Aliens under the Covenant
·       HRC General Comment No. 16 (1988) – Article 17: The Right to Respect of Privacy, Family, Home and Correspondence, and Protection of Honour and Reputation
·       HRC General Comment No. 20 (1992) – Article 7: Prohibition of Torture, or Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
·       HRC General Comment No. 21 (1993) – Article 10: Humane Treatment of Persons Deprived of Their Liberty
·       HRC General Comment No. 29 (2001) – Article 4: States of Emergency
·       HRC General Comment No. 32 (2007) – Article 14: Right to Equality before Courts and Tribunals and to Fair Trial
·       HRC General Comment No. 34 (2011) – Article 19: Freedoms of Opinion and Expression
·       HRC General Comment No. 35 (2014) – Article 19: Liberty and Security of Person
Africa and the Middle East
·       ACHPR Robben Island Guidelines
·       ACHPR Guidelines on Freedom of Association and Assembly in Africa
·       ACHPR Guidelines on Policing Assemblies in Africa
·       AU Guidelines on the Conditions of Arrest, Police Custody and Pre-Trial Detention in Africa
·       AU Principles and Guidelines on the Right to a Fair Trial and Legal Assistance in Africa
 America
·       American Declaration of the Rights and Duties of Man
·       OAS Principles and Best Practices on the Protection of Persons Deprived of Liberty in the Americas
Europe
·       CoE Guidelines on Eradicating Impunity for serious Human Rights Violations
·       CoE Guidelines on Human Rights and the Fight against Terrorism
·       CoE Guidelines on Human Rights of Members of the Armed Forces
·       CoE Guidelines on the Protection of Victims of Terrorist Acts
·       CoE Rules on the Use of Remand in Custody
·       CoE The European Code of Police Ethics
·       European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) General Policy Recommendation No 11 on Combating Racism and Discrimination in Policing (2007)