Essays about: "international law"

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  1. 1. A Qualitative Approach to Refugee Law and International Migrant Legislation: The Life Stories of Venezuelan Emigrants

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Lis Cristina Santamaría García; [2017-10-04]
    Keywords : Refugee Law; Refugee; Migrant; Emigrant; International Migrant Legislation; Venezuela; Case Study; Life Stories; Qualitative Research;

    Abstract : This research studies the Venezuelan emigrants’ case in order to contest refugee law and international migrant legislation. Fragments-of-life-stories & semi-structured interviews were used as bottom-up approach, and document research including NGO reports was conducted from a top-down perspective, aiming to provide a cohesive, comprehensive and coherent image of what it means to be a Venezuelan emigrant in the last eighteen years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Environmental Damage in Armed Conflict. To What Extent Do the Remedies Available for Environmental Damage in Armed Conflict Reflect the Polluter Pays Principle? The Cases of the Jiyeh Power Station and the Niger Delta Conflict.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Matilda Lindén; [2017-07-12]
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    Abstract : The first instance of widespread public attention to environmental damage caused in armed conflicts was sparked by the use of toxic herbicide Agent Orange during the Vietnam war. Today, with the recent inclusion of the topic on the programme of work of the International Law Commission, protection of the environment in relation to armed conflict is once again a highly relevant subject in international law. READ MORE

  3. 3. World in Conflict - The Case of Libya, The United Nations & NATO

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Marcus Cadier; [2017-05-09]
    Keywords : international law; humanitarian; intervention; responsibility to protect; NATO; United Nations; Libya; State sovereignty; international relations; political science;

    Abstract : This essay outlines the Libyan civil war in 2011 and describes the role that some of the involved actors came to play through out the conflict; furthermore, it puts a strong focus on the NATO-led intervention in the region and expands upon the question of its legality versus legitimacy. By analysing NATO and UN official documents the essay applies a methodological framework on its contents and sheds light upon several key aspects of the organisations’ arguments and justifications. READ MORE

  4. 4. Trivialising Through Trial. The Victim-Perpetrator in International Criminal Law.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Johan Lindberg; [2017-04-10]
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    Abstract : This thesis encircles the Ongwen case currently pending in the International Criminal Court. The thesis develops a number of theoretical observations, focusing on the unique character of this case in terms of a ‘victim-perpetrator’ perspective. READ MORE

  5. 5. Norm Conflicts in Public International Law : The Relationship Between Obligations Under the ECHR and Under the UN Charter

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Berggren Theo; [2017]
    Keywords : norm conflict; united nations; council of europe; european convention on human rights; article 103; al-jedda; nada; al-dulimi;

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