Essays about: "IHRL"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the word IHRL.

  1. 1. #MeToo, Men’s Sexual Violence against Women and the Chilling Effect of Defamation Lawsuits: A Feminist Critique of the Swedish Criminal Justice System

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

    Author : Lovisa Damström; [2020]
    Keywords : #MeToo; Men s Sexual Violence against Women; Defamation; Swedish Criminal Justice; Feminist Critique; Freedom of Expression; International Human Rights Law; Women s Rights; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : #MeToo became in 2017 a strong and successful movement in Sweden where women exercised their freedom of expression to question structural injustice and men’s sexual violence against women. The movement broke the silence and stigma about being victim of men’s sexual violence and helped fight impunity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Substantively Close, Legislatively Afar: Disparities between Citizens and Permanent Residents in Georgia

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

    Author : Nika Arevadze; [2020]
    Keywords : equality; discrimination on the ground of nationality; non-citizens; permanent residents; International Human Rights; European Convention on Human Rights; Georgia; exclusionary legislation.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the legal position of permanent residents as compared to that of citizens in the case study of Georgia. With this aim, the thesis first examines the general legal system of the case study and delves into its sphere-specific regulations, which restrict access to different areas of life to permanent residents. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Interaction between International Human Rights Law and International Humanitarian Law: Seeking the most effective protection for children in armed conflicts

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Hande Güler; [2019]
    Keywords : Human Rights; International Humanitarian Law; International Human Rights Law; Rights of Children; Legal analysis; Rights of children in armed conflicts;

    Abstract : Since children are particularly vulnerable in armed conflicts, they are conferred legal protection under International law, like in the International Humanitarian Law and International Human Rights Law. Despite of international legislation, the situation of children remains critically worrying with numerous ongoing armed conflicts and instabilities globally. READ MORE

  4. 4. Poverty-based discrimination - Does International Human Rights Law care?

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

    Author : Julia Eriksson; [2019]
    Keywords : public international law; discrimination; equality; poverty; human rights; international human rights law; non-discrimination; substantive equality; socioeconomic status; indirect discrimination; affirmative action; poverty-based discrimination; discrimination grounds; status-based discrimination; suspect grounds; inequality; de facto equality; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : I en värld där inget tycks kunna stoppa de växande ekonomiska klyfterna ifrågasätts även relevansen av internationella regleringar av mänskliga rättigheter. Trots att jämlikhet och icke-diskriminering utgör grunden för mänskliga rättigheter så verkar dessa regelverk oförmögna att adressera ekonomiskt betonad ojämlikhet. READ MORE

  5. 5. UNSCR 1820(2008), IHRL, IHL, Gender & Responsibility : Analysis of juridical system on sexual violence against women in internal armed conflicts.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Dominique Vandason; [2016]
    Keywords : UNSCR 1820 2008 ; UNSCR 1325 2000 ; IHRL; IHL; International law; Sexual violence; Internal armed conflict; Gender; Essentialism.;

    Abstract : This paper presents a gender analysis of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1820(2008), the International Human Rights Law and the International Humanitarian Law. The study is regarding resolution 1820 as a breakthrough in the writings of legal documents that criminalizes sexual violence against women in internal armed conflict. READ MORE