Essays about: "international law"

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  1. 1. Gender Groups and the Genocide Convention's Protected Groups

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Filip Hassellind; [2018-02-15]
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    Abstract : This thesis explores the crime of genocide in connectivity to ‘gendercides’. Its aim is to investigate whether including gender groups as a protected group in the Genocide Convention is theoretically plausible. READ MORE

  2. 2. Autonomous Weapons – the “Kalashnikovs” of Tomorrow? An Analysis of the Meetings of Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems within the framework of the United Nations' Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Weronika Alexandra Perlinski; [2018-02-09]
    Keywords : Global Studies; Warfare; Human Rights; International Relations;

    Abstract : After the invention of gunpowder and the development of nuclear weapons, the world faces a thirdrevolution in warfare: lethal autonomous weapons systems (LAWS). Since 2014, states, scientistsand civil society activist have been discussing the risks of such systems and possibilities to regulatethem within the framework of the United Nations’ Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons(CCW). READ MORE

  3. 3. Calibration and evaluation of the secondary sensors for the Mini-EUSO space instrument

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Rymdteknik

    Author : Jonah Ekelund; [2018]
    Keywords : Mini-EUSO; EUSO; calibration; evaluation; near-infrared light; visible light; camera; phosphorus coating;

    Abstract : The Mini-EUSO (Mini - Extreme Universe Space Observatory) is an instrument for observation of ultra-high energy cosmic rays (UHECR) from space. It is designed to observe Earth from the international space station (ISS) in the ultra-violet (UV), visible (VIS) and near-infrared (NIR) light ranges. READ MORE

  4. 4. Does Free, Prior and Informed Consent ensure self-determination? : A relational approach to mining activities and indigenous communities in northwestern Argentina

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jasmin Höglund Hellgren; [2018]
    Keywords : Free; Prior and Informed Consent FPIC ; freedom; self-determination; indigenous rights; resource extraction; lithium mining; Argentina;

    Abstract : Over the last decades the struggle for indigenous rights has accomplished great achievements within international law. In relation to development projects and resource extraction on indigenous lands, the principle of Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) has gained increased recognition and is today expressed as an important instrument to realize indigenous peoples’ right to self-determination. READ MORE

  5. 5. Membership in Terrorist Organisations : The Conflict between Individuals’ Rights and State Obligationsunder International Law

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Nora Shoki; [2018]
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