Essays about: "Humanitarian Intervention"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 78 essays containing the words Humanitarian Intervention.

  1. 1. R2P – A Problem of Inconsistency in Mass Atrocity Response in the United Nations Security Council : A Comparative Case Study of Libya, Cote d’Ivoire, and Myanmar

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Paloma Maria Bazan Tourn; [2022]
    Keywords : R2P; Humanitarian Intervention; Sovereignty; Mass Atrocities; Realism; English School; Libya; Cote d’Ivoire; Myanmar; United Nations Security Council; Human Security.;

    Abstract : The “Responsibility to Protect” (R2P) doctrine was created with the purpose of providing an implementation mechanism for the international community to halt and prevent mass atrocity conflicts, however, it is not a legally binding framework, and requires the UNSC’s engagement for its successful implementation. Whilst R2P is a rhetorically compelling international norm, it falls apart in practice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Orphanage Trafficking: A Modern Slavery : An analysis of the impact of NGOs' advocacy in Cambodia on the Australian ''Hidden in Plain Sight'' report of 2017

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Elise Degrond; [2022]
    Keywords : Global Politics; Australia; Cambodia; Orphanage Trafficking; Modern Slavery; NGO;

    Abstract : In 2017, Australia officially recognized orphanage trafficking as a form of modern slavery, creating a precedent in legislation regarding children rights. This process intended to inspire global norms has been the result of a collaboration with NGOs, advocating against harmful practices in Cambodia. READ MORE

  3. 3. Decolonising Digital Design in Humanitarian Governance : A Case Study of the UNHCR’s Intervention in the Rohingya Refugee Emergency

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    Author : Symone McCollin-Norris; [2022]
    Keywords : digitalisation; digital design; humanitarian governance; refugee management; public policy analysis; problem-questioning; UNHCR; Post Colonialism;

    Abstract : The impacts and influences of globalised digitalisation has increased its presence within the political structures of both international economic and international security regimes, and the rise of e-governance systems and digital security technology has probed IR scholarship to study this policy shift from traditional forms of governance to digital ones. Less considered here is how digitalisation has been extended to the international humanitarian governance regime. READ MORE

  4. 4. United Nations and the Yazidi : A Discourse Analysis on Arguments Around Intervention

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Hugo Valentin-centrum

    Author : Sarah Stone; [2022]
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    Abstract : Since 1948, the United Nations (UN) has been tasked with trying to prevent genocides yet when it comes to providing militaristic intervention, the UN fails to act. This thesis explored why the UN did not intervene militarily in the Yazidi genocide of 2014 through analyzing the arguments in source documents from the UN bodies of the Secretary-General, Human Rights Council, and Security Council. READ MORE

  5. 5. Violence begets violence? : A quantitative analysis of humanitarian military interventions’ effect on human rights violations between 1981-2011

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Max Kelbel; [2022]
    Keywords : Humanitarian Intervention; Human rights; Human right violations; Regression Discontinuity;

    Abstract : This study explores the effects humanitarian interventions have on the human right status in a country. The theoretical standpoint is based on the notion that a perceived lack of accountability and repercussions for crimes committed will function as motivation for local actors to continue the human right violations, or even increase their efforts. READ MORE