Essays about: "Folkrätt"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 265 essays containing the word Folkrätt.

  1. 1. The Protection of LGBT+ rights in International Criminal Law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Adam Olofson; [2020]
    Keywords : Folkrätt; Public International Law; Queer Law; Queer critical Theory; Crimes against humanity; Persecution; International Criminal Law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Sexual and gender minorities have historically and globally been vulnerable to persecutory and discriminatory acts. Today, sixty-eight United Nations member states criminalize consensual same-sex sexual conduct and nine states expressively criminalize the gender identity/expression of transgender people. READ MORE

  2. 2. Relations of Power and Democratic Accountability in Investor-State Arbitration

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Mohlin; [2020]
    Keywords : International investment law; public international law; international economic law; investor-state arbitration; investor-state dispute settlement; ISDS; investment arbitration; international arbitration; accountability; democratic accountability; Michel Foucault; Foucault; folkrätt; internationell investeringsrätt; internationell ekonomisk rätt;

    Abstract : International investment agreements largely cover today’s transnational investments. These agreements confer certain substantive rights to foreign investors while simultaneously obliging host-states to act in a given manner so as to not interfere with the investments. READ MORE

  3. 3. State Jurisdiction in Search and Rescue Operations - The Extraterritorial Reach of the European Convention on Human Rights and S.S. and Others v. Italy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Nadja Airaksinen; [2020]
    Keywords : folkrätt; jurisdiction; human rights; search and rescue operations; interceptions; mänskliga rättigheter; migration; public international law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Every year thousands of refugees and migrants take on perilous journeys and cross the Mediterranean, hoping to reach safety and a better life in Europe. These so-called “boat people” often travel on overcrowded and unseaworthy dinghies and regrettably, many lives are lost each year. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Regulation of Cyber Operations Below the Threshold of Article 2(4) of the Charter : An Assessment of Rule 4 of the Tallinn Manual 2.0

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Caroline Nordström; [2019]
    Keywords : International law; cyber; cyberspace; cyberlaw; Tallinn Manual; sovereignty; use of force; Folkrätt; Tallinnmanualen; cyber;

    Abstract : The cyber domain poses great challenges to the existing international law framework, resulting in the international community's frustration in finding sustainable long-term solutions to the international regulation of cyberspace. This thesis reflects upon foundational concepts of the jus ad bellum framework, such as State sovereignty and the use of force. READ MORE

  5. 5. Disappearing island states and human rights. Preservation of statehood and human rights in times of climate change.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Isabelle Berggren; [2019]
    Keywords : International law; human rights; climate change; states; Folkrätt; mänskliga rättigheter; miljö; statsbegreppet;

    Abstract : .... READ MORE