Essays about: "International Protection of Human Rights"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 229 essays containing the words International Protection of Human Rights.

  1. 1. Human Rights in the Contemporary Context of Artificial Intelligence influencing Human Life - ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, INTERNATIONAL HUMANS RIGHTS AND COGNITIVE LIBERTY

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Emmie Nordell; [2020-05-17]
    Keywords : International Human Rights; Artificial Intelligence; Cognitive Liberty;

    Abstract : This thesis is an attempt to contribute to the understanding of the landscape of artificial intelligence (AI), human cognition, and cognitive liberty, set in the context of contemporary life. I am exploring if there is a need to rethink the protection of human cognition, provided by the international human rights framework and if that framework is elastic enough to be able to provide sufficient protection of human cognition in the contemporary context of AI influencing human life. READ MORE

  2. 2. The impact of the power balance between the state and the transnational corporation on human rights.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Desirée Walenius; [2020]
    Keywords : International human rights law; Corporate abuses; Transnational corporation; Power balance.;

    Abstract : Over the last decades there have been a shift in the power balance between the transnational corporation and the state. This shift is due to the transnational corporation’s power has increased. READ MORE

  3. 3. Pharmaceutical Patent in the Dock oh Human Rights: A Conflict with Right to Access Medicine.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Kalpana Pratihar; [2020]
    Keywords : Pharmaceutical Patents; conflict to access medicine.;

    Abstract : Intellectual property laws bestow a time bound individual right to a right holder, which after a certain period dissolves into the society for the betterment of all. In theory it is meant to be a win-win situation for both individuals and the society but in practice it is not so. READ MORE

  4. 4. Indigenous Peoples' Right to Land and Natural Resources When Companies Act In Their Traditional Territory: An Enquire of International Human Rights Systems with a Focus on the Inter-American Court of Human Rights and the African Regional System of Human Rights

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

    Author : Luiza De Freitas Lima Fernandes; [2020]
    Keywords : International Human Rights Law; Indigenous Peoples; Business and Human Rights; Inter-American Court of human Rights; African Regional System of Human Rights; Right to Land; International Law; Indigenous Rights; Communal Property; Non-State Actors; Regional Systems of Human Rights Protection; UNGPs; Private Companies; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis approaches how International Human Rights Law is addressing the protection of indigenous peoples’ right to land when States give concessions for companies to act inside indigenous traditional territory. Cases of harmful conducts committed by companies in indigenous territory are continuously happening around the world. READ MORE

  5. 5. Copyright implications of computer-generated imagery using the likeness of real people

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Emmi Leinonen; [2020]
    Keywords : Copyright law; Parody; CGI; personality rights;

    Abstract : The Universal Declaration of Human Rights article 27 shows that copyright law has two functions. ‘everyone has the right freely to participate in the cultural life of the community, to enjoy the arts and to share in scientific advancement and its benefits. READ MORE