Essays about: "Impartiality"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 35 essays containing the word Impartiality.

  1. 1. Challenging ‘Impartiality’ of the OSCE Mission to Ukraine : A Content Analysis of Interpretative Statements Made by Participating States

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

    Author : Hanna Schmidt; [2022]
    Keywords : Special Monitoring Mission; Ukraine; Mediation; Impartiality; Bias;

    Abstract : States have different ties to warring parties in armed conflict. Bias, as in being closer to one conflict side, is a known factor that shapes mediation processes. However, its particular role has been insufficiently studied. This study assesses bias as a significant influence on mediation in Ukraine. READ MORE

  2. 2. For Whom the Bugle Calls – Past and Present of Third-Party Enforcement in International Law

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

    Author : Hilda Malm Hansson; [2022]
    Keywords : public international law; legal history; enforcement; third state; sanctions; countermeasures; neutrality; sovereignty; non-intervention; collective security; international conflicts; United Nations; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the phenomena of third-party enforcement in public international law, in a historical as well as in a contemporary perspective. To that end, it traces the role of such enforcement measures from the past into the present. READ MORE

  3. 3. The relationship between investors and the Rule of Law-crisis in the EU : A political reform worth lobbying for?

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Carl Oscarsson; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The EU is currently in a rule of law-crisis because certain Member States have made political reforms to their judicial institutions which inhibit the independence of national courts and the impartiality of their court rulings. Both surveys and theoretical assumptions suggest that a strong rule of law is important for foreign investors, and even more important to intra-EU investors because of a recent ruling by the Court of Justice of the European Union banning alternative means of dispute settlement. READ MORE

  4. 4. The environment of conflict. A quantitative analysis of the link between water scarcity, non-state conflict and the quality of government in Africa

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Monica Berenji; [2021-02-12]
    Keywords : Freshwater resources; water scarcity; non-state conflict; impartiality; corruption;

    Abstract : Environmental security has been diligently examined in previous research on both subnational and multinational levels and have not found consensus on the contributing factors for why and how environmental conflict occurs. This thesis aims to contribute to this strand of research, more specifically asking if water scarcities effect the number of non- state conflicts in Africa, depending on the quality of governments. READ MORE

  5. 5. Upholding the Humanitarian Principles in Conflict Areas – Challenges and Compromises: The Cases of Syria and Afghanistan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Yannick Meyer; Paula Richardson Jané; [2021]
    Keywords : Humanity; Neutrality; Impartiality; Independence; Remote Management; Risk Transfer; Donor-Dependency; Counter-Terrorism; Local Capacity; Technology and Engineering; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In recent years localising humanitarian aid has been a strategic direction for many humanitarian organisations to give local actors more ownership and make humanitarian interventions more efficient. Nevertheless, in conflict situations localising humanitarian aid can result in a series of dilemmas. READ MORE