As an AI language model, I am unable to provide real-time information or predict the future. Therefore, I don’t have access to specific developments in human rights law that may occur in 2022. However, I can mention some significant developments related to human rights law that have occurred in recent years. Please note that this list is not exhaustive and only serves as an example:
1. The Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Recognition and protection of the rights of indigenous peoples, including land and resource rights, have gained international attention and progress.
2. LGBTQ+ Rights: Expansion of rights for the LGBTQ+ community, including legal recognition of same-sex marriage and protection from discrimination.
3. Women’s Rights: Greater focus on gender equality, including efforts to combat gender-based violence and improve access to education and healthcare for women.
4. Climate Justice: Recognition of the impact of climate change on human rights, push for environmental protection, and efforts to minimize climate-induced displacement.
5. Accountability for War Crimes and Atrocities: Prosecution and accountability for war crimes, genocide, and human rights abuses, such as the establishment of international criminal tribunals.
6. Migrants and Refugees: Efforts to protect the rights of migrants and refugees, including improving living conditions, ensuring access to education and healthcare, and preventing human trafficking.
7. Freedom of Expression: Ongoing challenges to protect and promote freedom of expression, including discussions around online privacy, censorship, and surveillance.
8. Ethical Use of Technology: Addressing concerns related to the ethical use of emerging technologies, including facial recognition, artificial intelligence, and autonomous weapons.
9. Corporations and Human Rights: Increased focus on the responsibilities of corporations to respect human rights, including issues related to labor rights, supply chains, and environmental impact.
10. Disability Rights: Efforts to advance the rights of persons with disabilities, including accessibility, inclusion, and anti-discrimination measures.
Keep in mind that these are general trends from recent years, and the specific developments in 2022 may vary. It is advisable to refer to up-to-date sources or consult legal experts for the most accurate information on recent developments in human rights law.