Essays about: "International Law"

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  1. 1. Loss of Innocence - The interdiction of the Grace 1 and the use of economic sanctions to limit innocent passage

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Mörkås; [2020-05-17]
    Keywords : Economic sanctions; Grace 1; Innocent passage; Interdiction; Maritime law; Shipping;

    Abstract : The right of innocent passage has been a staple in maritime law since the 17th century and is an important part of the freedom of the seas, granting free passage to ships that wants to travel a state’s sea territory. With the growing complexity of the world however, the freedom of the seas is slowly being pushed away by coastal states increasing need to regulate and protect their own shores and waters. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sovereignty in Cyberspace A study on Customary International Law on the Principle of Sovereignty

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Sam Safi; [2020-05-17]
    Keywords : Customary International La; Cyberspace; Sovereignty;

    Abstract : The global expansion of the internet has enabled the emergence of a relatively new theatre of inter-state conflicts; the domain of cyberspace. The emergence of cyberspace poses great challenges to the territorial understanding of the world order and raises important questions about fundamental concepts of international law. READ MORE

  3. 3. STATING THE OBVIOUS? How do International Law theories on State and Belligerency recognition characterise the Islamic State?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Victor Cato; [2020-04-30]
    Keywords : Statehood; the Montevideo Convention; Recognition; the Constitutive Theory; the Declaratory Theory; Recognition of Belligerency; the Islamic State; ISIS; IS;

    Abstract : The Islamic State has been described as one of the worst terrorist organisations in moderntimes. The United Nations Security Council has also put ISIS on the same terrorist resolutionas al-Qaeda. READ MORE

  4. 4. En policyanalys av Sidas styrdokument angående deras integrering av FN:s ramverk Human Rights Based Approach

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Ebba Sandberg; [2020-02-18]
    Keywords : human rights; human rights based approach; state aid; foreign aid; Sida; policy analysis; ‘What´s the problem represented to be?’-approach; mänskliga rättigheter; människorättsbaserat ramverk; statligt bistånd- och utvecklingssamarbete; policyanalys; ’What´s the problem represented to be?’-metod;

    Abstract : Human rights became an important part of the development aid sector in 2003, due to the UN framework Human Rights Based Approach, HRBA. It is used across the sector, including within the Swedish state aid agency, Sida. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gaining international legitimacy by improving women's rights and gender equality - The case of Nicaragua

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Douglas Svedberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Nicaragua; International legitimacy; Women s rights; Gender equality; Autocracy; Political reform;

    Abstract : A reoccurring argument in previous research is that autocracies implement policy changes for women’s rights in order to gain international legitimacy. The idea is that by showing the international community that they are on-board with the global movement to empower women; focus is diverted from their shortcomings in other democratic aspects. READ MORE