Memon, Naseer. Disasters in South Asia. Karachi: Pakistan Institute of Labor Education and Research, May 2012. Accessed 23 June 2014.http://workspace.unpan.org/sites/internet/Documents/S40012%20Disasters%20in%20South%20Asia%20a%20Regional%20Perspective.pdf.
This book provides exceptionally good information about all the countries in South Asia. The author covers each country and provides a brief summary of the past natural disasters the particular country has experienced.
“Disaster Risk Management in South Asia: A Regional Overview.” The World Bank. Dec 2012. Accessed 23 June 2014. http://reliefweb.int/sites/reliefweb.int/files/resources/Disaster%20Risk....
This report is supported by the World Bank, the South Asia Region Disaster Risk Management Climate Change Unit as well as the Sustainable Development Network and focuses on disaster risk management in South Asia as a whole.
A/RES/39/46. Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment. 10 December 1984. Accessed 31 July 2014. http://www.un.org/documents/ga/res/39/a39r046.htm.
This UN General Assembly Resolution is the primary treaty against torture and inhuman punishment of any individual.
A/RES/217/A(III). The Universal Declaration of Human Rights. 10 December 1948. Accessed 28 May 2014. http://www.un.org/en/documents/udhr/.
This is primary source on the basic human rights each individual is entitled to.
A/RES/55/25. United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime. 15 November 2000. Accessed 26 May 2014. https://treaties.un.org/pages/viewdetails.aspx?src=ind&mtdsg_no=xviii-12....
This General Assembly resolution adopts the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime as the primary international treatise to formulate legislation pertaining to transnational organized crime.