These sources strongly imply that the Human Rights Act 1998 has not found a place. in the heart of our constitution, despite there being little doubt about its constitutional. nature. In the final section of this paper, let us turn our attention to the place of the. Human Rights Act 1998 in the constitution of Scotland, and its prospects for the.
The UN human rights treaties are at the core of the international system for the promotion and the protection of human rights. Every UN member state is a party to one or more of the seven major human rights treaties. It is a universal human rights legal system, which applies virtually to every child, woman or man in the world.