Table A: International Human Rights Instruments and Protected Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

UDHR ICCPR ICESCR CEDAW ICERD CRC
Liberty and
Security of Person
Art. 3 Art. 9(1) Art. 5(b)
Privacy Art. 12 Art. 17 Art. 16
Expression and
Information
Art. 19 Art. 19(2) Art. 13,
Art. 17
Bodily Integrity
Life Art. 3 Art. 6(1) Art. 6(1)
Health Art. 25 Art. 12 Art. 12 Art. 5(e)(iv) Art. 24
Torture or Cruel,
Inhuman or
Degrading Treatment*
Art. 5 Art. 7 Art. 37(a)
Participate in
Public Policy
Art. 21 Art. 25 Art. 7 Art. 5(c)
Non-discrimination and Equality Art. 1, 2 Art. 2(1), Art. 3 Art. 2(2), Art. 3 Art. 2, All Art. 2,
Art. 5, All
Art. 2

*See also Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, Article 2.

Table B: Regional Human Rights Instruments and Protected Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Africa:ACHPR Europe:ECHR Europe:ESC Americas:ADRDM Americas:ACHR
Liberty and
Security of Person
Art. 6 Art. 5(1) Art. I Art. 7
Privacy Art. 8 Art. V Art. 11
Expression and
Information
Art. 9 Art. 10 Art. IV Art. 13
Bodily Integrity
Life Art. 4 Art. 2 Art. I Art. 4
Health Art. 16 Art. 11
Art. 13
Art. XI
Torture or Cruel,
Inhuman or
Degrading Treatment*
Art. 5 Art. 3 Art. 5(2)
Participate in
Public Policy
Art. 13 Art. XX Art. 23
Non-discrimination and Equality Art. 2
Art. 19
Art. 14 Art. E Art. II Art. I (I)