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Appendix E United Nations Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials Article 3 Law enforcement officials may use force only when strictly necessary and to … The commentary to Article 1 defines ‘law enforcement official’ as including all officers of the law, whether appointed or elected, who exercise police powers, especially powers of arrest or detention. Law enforcement officials shall at all times fulfil the duty imposed upon them by law, by serving the community and by protecting all persons against illegal acts, consistent with the high degree of responsibility required by their profession. Your library may not have purchased all subject areas. If you are authenticated and think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian. 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Appendix E United Nations Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials Article 3 Law enforcement officials may use force only when strictly necessary and to … <>>> Appendix E United Nations Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials Article 6 Law enforcement officials shall ensure the full protection of the health of persons in their custody and, in particular, shall take immediate action to secure medical attention whenever required. en (b)respect fundamental rights as guaranteed under international and Union law, including, in particular, under the Charter of Fundamental Rights, the European Convention on Human Rights, the UN Basic Principles on the Use of Force and Firearms by Law Enforcement Officials (1990), and the UN Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials (1979) Title Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials. The United Nations Centre for Human Rights has been engaged for years in the training of national law enforcement officials and civilian police components of United Nations peacekeeping operations, with the objective of broadening understanding of international standards for human rights and policing. Type : Document : Description : 2, 6 p. Subjects : Law Enforcement Officials: Click here to download the PDF file. be attached to the law enforcement operation, law enforcement officials must take into account the judgement of such … Elgaronline requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books or journals. Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials (1979) Notes. <> Non-subscribers can freely search the site, view abstracts/ extracts and download selected front matter and introductory chapters for personal use. Elgar Online: The online content platform for Edward Elgar Publishing, Encyclopedia of Private International Law, Encyclopedia of Law and Economics, 2nd Edition, Elgar Encyclopedia of International Economic Law, International Documents on Corporate Responsibility, Chapter 85: Articles Common to the Geneva Conventions, Chapter 86: UN: Geneva Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded and Sick in Armed Forces in the Field, 1949, Chapter 87: UN: Geneva Convention for the Amelioration of the Condition of Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked Members of Armed Forces at Sea, 1949, Chapter 88: UN: Geneva Convention relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War, 1949, Chapter 89: UN: Geneva Convention relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War, 1949, Chapter 90: UN: Protocol Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and Relating to the Protection of Victims of International Armed Conflicts, 1977, Chapter 91: UN: Protocol Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and Relating to the Protection of Victims of Non-International Armed Conflicts, 1977, Chapter 92: UK/USA: Volunary Principles on Security and Human Rights, 2000, Chapter 93: UN: Protocol against the Illicit Manufacturing of and Trafficking in Firearms, Their Parts and Components and Ammunition, supplementing the UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime, 2001, Chapter 94: UN: International Convention against the Recruitment, Use, Financing and Training of Mercenaries, 1989, Chapter 95: UN: Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials, 1979, Chapter 96: UN: Basic Principles on the Use of Force and Firearms by Law Enforcement Officials, 1990, PART IV: Instruments for the International Provision of Human Rights, PART VI: International Environmental Standards, PART VIII: Roles and Responsibilities in Zones of Conflict, PART X: Corruption, Bribery and Extortion, PART XIII: Reporting and Accounting Initiatives, https://doi.org/10.4337/9781845428297.00109, Chapter 2: UN: Draft Code of Conduct on Transnational Corporations, 1990, Chapter 3: UN: Charter of Economic Rights and Duties of States, 1974, Chapter 4: UN: Declaration on Permanent Sovereignty over Natural Resources, 1962, Chapter 5: Friends of the Earth International: Proposed International Convention on Corporate Accountability, 2002, Chapter 7: European Parliament: Resolution on EU Standards for European Enterprises operating in Developing Countries: towards a European Code of Conduct, 1999, Chapter 9: USA: Alien Tort Claims Act, 1789, Chapter 10: USA: Massachusetts State Act Regulating State Contracts with Companies doing Business with or in Burma (Myanmar), 1996, Chapter 11: UK: Performance of Companies and Government Departments (Reporting) Bill, 2004, Chapter 12: Australia: Corporate Code of Conduct Bill, 2000, Chapter 13: UN: Norms on the Responsibilities of Transnational Corporations and Other Business Enterprises with Regard to Human Rights, 2003, Chapter 14: UN: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 1948, Chapter 15: UN: International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, 1996, Chapter 16: UN: International Covenant on Economic, Social Cultural Rights, 1996, Chapter 17: UN: International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, 1965, Chapter 18: UN: Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, 1979, Chapter 19: UN: Convention on Rights of the Child, 1989, Chapter 20: UN: Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography, 2000, Chapter 21: UN: Convention relating to the Status of Refugees, 1951, Chapter 22: UN: Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement, 1998, Chapter 24: ILO: Declaration on Fundamental Principles and Rights at Works, 1998, Chapter 25: ILO: Convention No 87 (1948) Concerning Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise (entry into force 1950), Chapter 26: ILO: Convention No 98 (1949) Concerning the Application of the Principles of the Right to Organise and Bargain Collectively (entry into force 1951), Chapter 27: ILO: Convention No 29 (1930) Concerning Forced or Compulsory Labour (entry into force 1932), Chapter 28: ILO: Convention No 105 (1957) Concerning the Abolition of Forced Labour (entry into force 1959), Chapter 29: ILO: Convention No 182 (1999) Concerning the Prohibition and Immediate Action for the Elimination of the Worst Forms of Child Labour (entry into force 2000), Chapter 30: ILO: Convention No 138 (1973) Concerning Minimum Age for Admission to Emplyment (entry into force 1976), Chapter 31: ILO: Convention No 111 (1958) Concerning Discrimination in Respect of Employment and Occupation (entry into formce 1960), Chapter 32: ILO: Convention No 100 (1951) Concerning Equal Renumeration for Men and Women Workers for Work of Equal Value (entry into force 1953), Chapter 33: ILO: Tripartite Declaration of Principles concerning Multinational Enterprises and Social Policy, 2001, Chapter 34: ILO: Code of Practice on Managing Disability in the Workplace, 2002, Chapter 35: ILO : Convention No 174 (1993) Concerning the Prevention of Major Industrial Accidents (entry into force 1997), Chapter 36: ILO: Convention No 169 (1989) Concerning Indigenous and Tribal Peoples in Independent Countries (entry into force 1991), Chapter 37: UN: International Convention on the Rights of all Migrant Workers and Members of their Families, 1990, Chapter 38: World Federation of the Sporting Goods Industry: Code of Conduct „ Guiding Principles, 2000, Chapter 39: Ethical Trading Initiative: Base Code and Priciples of Implementation, 1998, Chapter 40: Clean Clothes Campaign: Code of Labour Practices for the Apparel Industry including Sportswear, 1998, Chapter 41: Global Exchange/International Labour Human Rights Fund: US Business Principles for Human Rights of Workers in China, 1999, Chapter 42: Irish National Caucus: the MacBride Principles for Northern Ireland, 1986, Chapter 43: Reverend Sullivan: the Global Sullivan Principles of Social Responsibility, 1997, Chapter 44: International Union of Food, Agricultural, Hotel, Restaurant, Catering, Tobacco, and Allied Workers' Associations (IUF)/Danone: Joint Declaration on Trade Union Rights, 1994, Chapter 46: Council of Europe: Convention on Civil Liability for Damage Resulting from Activities Dangerous to the Environment, 1993, Chapter 47: European Community: Proposed Directive on the Protection of the Environment through Criminal Law, 2001 and 2002, Chapter 48: European Community: Directive 2004/35/EC/ of the European Parliament and of the Cpouncil of 21 April 2004 on Environmental Liability with Regard to the Prevention and Remedying of Environmental Damage, Chapter 49: UN Economic Commission for Europe: Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents, 1992, Chapter 50: UN Economic Commission for Europe: Espoo Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context, 1991, Chapter 51: UNEP: Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal, 1989, Chapter 52: UNEP: Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants, 2001, Chapter 53: UNEP: Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade, 1998, Chapter 54: UNEP: Code of Ethics on the International Trade in Chemicals, 1994, Chapter 55: UNEP: London Guidelines for the Exchange of Information on Chemicals in International Trade, 1989, Chapter 56: FAO: International Code of Conduct on the Distribution and Use of Pesticides, 2002, Chapter 57: UN: Framework Convention on Climate Change, 1992, Chapter 58: UN: Kyoto Protocol to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, 1997, Chapter 59: UNEP: Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer, 1985, Chapter 60: UNEP: Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer, 1987, Chapter 61: UNEP: Convention on Biological Diversity, 1992, Chapter 62: CBD: Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety to the Convention on Biological Diversity, 2000, Chapter 63: CBD: Bonn Guidelines on Access to Genetic Resources and Fair and Equitable Sharing of the Benefits Arising our of their Utilisation, 2002, Chapter 64: International Atomic Energy Agency: Vienna Convention on Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage, 1963, Chapter 65: International Maritime Organisation: Convention by Dumping of Wastes and other Matter, 1972, Chapter 66: International Seabed Authority: Regulations on Prospecting and Exploration for Polymetallic Nodules in the Area , 2000, Chapter 67: FAO: Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries, 1995, Chapter 68: Marine Stewardship Council: Principles and Criteria for Sustainable Fishing, 2002, Chapter 69: UN: Treaty on Principles Governing the Activities of State in Exploration and Use of Outer Space, including the Moon and Other Celestial Bodies, 1967, Chapter 70: UN: Agreement Governing the Activities of States on the Moon and Other Celestial Bodies, 1979, Chapter 71: UN: Convention on International Liability for Damage Caused by Space Objects, 1972, Chapter 72: Austrlian„Asian Pacific Mining Network: Principles for the Conduct of Company Operations within the Minerals Industry, 1997, Chapter 73: Ceres: The Ceres Principles, 1989, Chapter 76: Commission on Sustainable Development: Decision 6/2 on Industry and Sustainable Development, 1998, Chapter 77: UN World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD): Johannesburg Declaration and Plan of Implementation, 2002, Chapter 78: UNEP: Statement by Financial Institutions on the Environment and Sustainable Development, 1992 (revised 1997), Chapter 79: UNEP: Statement of Environmental Commitment by the Insurance Industrym 2002, Chapter 80: International Chamber of Commerce: Business Charter for Sustainable Development, 1991, Chapter 81: Minerals Council of Australia: Enduring Value „ The Australian Minerals Industry Framework for Sustainable Development, 2004, Chapter 82: International Gas Union: Guiding Principles for Sustainable Development, 2003, Chapter 83: Oxfam-Community Aid Abroad: Principles on a Human Rights Approach to Development, 2001, Chapter 98: USA/UK/USSR/France: Charter of the International Military Tribunal, 1945, Chapter 99: International Law Commission: Principles of Inernational Law Recognized in the Charter of the Nuremberg Tribunal and in the Judgement of the Tribunal, 1950, Chapter 100: UN: The Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, 1998, Chapter 101: UN: The Slavery Convention, 1926, Chapter 102: UN: The Suplementary Convention on the Abolition of Slavery, the Slave Trade, and Institutions and Practices Similar to Slavery, 1956, Chapter 103: UN: Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others, 1949, Chapter 104: UN: Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, supplementing the UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime, 2000, Chapter 105: UN: Inernational Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, 1948, Chapter 106: UN: Inernational Convention on the Suppression and Punishment of the Crime of Apartheid, 1973, Chapter 107: UN: Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Drgrading Treatment or Punishment, 1987, Chapter 108: UN: Convention against Transnational Organized Crime, 2000, Chapter 109: UN: Inernational Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism, 1999, Chapter 110: UN: Convention against Corruption, 2003, Chapter 111: OECD: Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in Inernational Business Transactions, 1997, Chapter 112: International Chamber of Commerce: Rules of Conduct on Extortion and Bribery in International Business Transactions, 1999, Chapter 113: USA: Model Business Principles, 1996, Chapter 114: The Asian Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum: Business Code of Conduct, 1999, Chapter 115: US„Russia: Basic Guidelines for Codes of Business Conduct 1992, Chapter 116: Caux Round Table: Principles for Business, 1994, Chapter 118: UN: Guidelines on Cooperation between the UN and the Business Community, 2000, Chapter 119: UN: Guidelines for Consumer Protection, 1999, Chapter 120: WHO: Ethical Criteria for Medicinal Drug Promotion, 1988, Chapter 121: WHO: Inernational Code of Marketng of Breast-milk Substitutes, 1981, Chapter 122: WHO: Framework Convention on Tobacco Control 2003, Chapter 123: UNCTAD: The Set of Multilaterally Agreed Equitable Principles and Rules for the Control of Restrictive Business Practices, 2000, Chapter 124: UNCTAD: Draft Inernational Code of Conduct on the Transfer of Technology, 1985, Chapter 126: Reporting and Accounting Initiatives.