Essays about: "Crimes Against Humanity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 39 essays containing the words Crimes Against Humanity.

  1. 1. AN INTERDISCIPLINARY FRAMEWORK TO EXPLAIN ECOLOGICAL CRIME : A CASE STUDY OF THE BP DEEPWATER HORIZON OIL SPILL

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för kriminologi (KR)

    Author : Natasha Otero; [2022]
    Keywords : corporate crime; criminology theory; environmental crime; green criminology; treadmill of production;

    Abstract : Our drive to achieve economic development and growth is driving our planet to an unprecedented level of ecological destruction. The structural forces of capitalism together with a culture of consumerism is pushing the environment to its limits causing climate change, pollution and threatening the wellbeing of humanity and the ecosystem. READ MORE

  2. 2. What is an Attack? : A Study on the Necessary Prerequisite in Crimes Against Humanity

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Nathalie Ottosson; [2022]
    Keywords : Public International Law; Crimes Against Humanity; Attack; Gender Perspective; Folkrätt; Brott mot mänskligheten; Angrepp; Genusrätt;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to determine the meaning of the necessary prerequisite attack in the international core crime crimes against humanity. Based on this, the thesis also aims to determine how a Swedish court should interpret the necessary prerequisite attack. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Forgotten Responsibility to Protect : The Tigrayan crisis and the need for an R2P ombudsman

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Hafsa Hayir; [2022]
    Keywords : Ethiopia; TPLF; Tigray; Srebrenica; the Responsibility to Protect; UN; UNSC; international community; accountability; humanity; AU; IHL; realism; ombudsman.;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the international community's meager response – despite the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) – to the conflict in Tigray. Why was the response minimal, and what could be done to make R2P more efficacious in the future? The R2P framework describes the responsibilities to protect populations around the world against mass atrocity crimes, as stated in Article 5 of the Rome Statute. READ MORE

  4. 4. R2P and H2O : Generating Water Security Through the Principle of Responsibility to Protect

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Karin Myrdal; [2022]
    Keywords : Responsibility to Protect; Crimes Against Humanity; Water Scarcity; Capacity Building; Vulnerability;

    Abstract : This thesis strives to provide a new way of implementing the principle known as Responsibility to Protect (R2P). When traditionally associated with armed forces, this thesis will present the principle from a new angle, and in doing so illustrate its untapped potential as a tool for combating human suffering. READ MORE

  5. 5. Turkey and crimes against humanity : A case study on Turkish treatment of civilian population

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Muminovic Fata; [2021]
    Keywords : crimes against humanity; Turkey; coup d’etat; Syrian civil war; Kurdish-Turkish conflict; human rights;

    Abstract : Despite the developments in the international arena to ensure and protect human rights, evidence from around the world showcase examples of organized and systematic violations of human rights in the form of war crimes, genocides, and crimes against humanity. Turkey is one of the countries that has shown decline in the last ten years when it comes to respect for human rights. READ MORE