Essays about: "Responsibility to protect"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 134 essays containing the words Responsibility to protect.

  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. The ’Responsibility to Protect’ in Myanmar: Investigating the call for R2P through the Epistemic Community

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Fanny Törnqvist; [2022]
    Keywords : Responsibility to Protect; R2P; Myanmar; Human Security; Epistemic community; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The principle of the ‘Responsibility to Protect’ or ‘R2P’, adopted by states at the World Summit in 2005, establishes that states have a responsibility to protect their citizens, and if a state fails to do so, the responsibility falls upon the international community. In Myanmar, the Rohingya crisis and the military coup of 2021 has displayed the widespread systematic violations of human rights. READ MORE

  3. 3. Faith for the Planet : Perceptions amongst religious and spiritual leaders of sustainability communication - the case of Faith for Ecocide Law

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Alina Frank; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainability communication; environment; climate change; rights of nature; Ecocide; Ecocide Law; Faith for Ecocide Law; religion; religious and spiritual leaders; perceptions; attitude; behavior;

    Abstract : The climate crisis is one of the biggest challenges humanity has ever faced, posing severe threats to people around the world. Increased awareness about this crisis as well as a growing call for a more sustainable world can be noted not only by scientists and activists but also in the political and economic sector as well as within religious communities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Responsibility to Protect, Eurasianism, or Russkiy Mir? : A study examining which of the conceptual framings ‘Responsibility to Protect’, ‘Eurasianism’, and ‘Russkiy Mir’ has been the most prominent in Russia’s legitimation of its intervention in Kazakhstan, January 2022

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk historia och internationella relationer

    Author : Pauline Lövgren; [2022]
    Keywords : Russia; Kazakhstan; CSTO; R2P; Eurasianism; Russkiy Mir;

    Abstract : In January 2022, violent protests and clashes broke out in Kazakhstan and the Russian-led Collective Security Treaty Organisation decided to intervene. Although Russia tends to be a strong defender of Westphalian sovereignty and a frequent critic of interventions carried out by the West, this was not the first time Russia intervened in another country. READ MORE

  5. 5. "They can't become the enemy"

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ninn Laxén; [2022]
    Keywords : Climate refugee; WPR; Good International Citizen; Securitization; discourse analysis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Climate refugees are becoming increasingly common due to increased global warming as a result of excess emissions, the vast majority of which come from the Global North. The aim of this thesis is to examine how the climate refugee issue is described in Swedish media against a backdrop of a potential conflict between a Swedish self-image as progressive in humanitarian matters, and the recent stricter migration policies. READ MORE