Essays about: "abuse of rights"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 96 essays containing the words abuse of rights.

  1. 1. ‘Here there be monsters’ - A comparative case study of the discrimination against people with pedophilia in the US, UK and Germany

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Jessica Stegermaier; [2020]
    Keywords : Pedophilia; child sexual abuse; discrimination; media; prevention;

    Abstract : Pedophilia is one of the most misunderstood mental disorders in contemporary society. The aim of this thesis is to analyse the discriminatory behaviour against people with a pedophilic disorder by the public at large, the media and current legislations; in the case of the US, the UK and Germany. READ MORE

  2. 2. Invisible Victims of Sexual Violence : -A Minor Field Study on women and girls with disabilities in Cape Town, South Africa.

    University essay from Enskilda Högskolan Stockholm/Högskolan för mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Felicia Häggstrand; [2020]
    Keywords : Human Rights; Disability; Sexual Violence; Vulnerability; South Africa;

    Abstract : To live a life protected from exploitation, violence, and abuse is a fundamental human right. However, this seems to be a difficult human right to fulfill, at least for women and girls living with disabilities. READ MORE

  3. 3. “IF WE HAVE THE SEX PURCHASE LAW, WE MUST BE PREPARED TO HELP” - How some of Sweden’s social services work with youths having sex for compensation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender

    Author : Klara Wefer; [2020]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to look into how some social workers in Sweden view their work with youths having sex for compensation with regards to the feminist ideas that the law on buying sex expresses. Swedish studies have shown that most of the youths having sex for compensation started when they were 13-14 years old. READ MORE

  4. 4. The New Horizons of Business and Human Rights in International Arbitration : An Analysis of the Hague Rules on Business and Human Rights Arbitration

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Emelie Palm; [2020]
    Keywords : International Arbitration; Human Rights; Business and Human Rights; Access to Justice; Corporate Social Responsibility; The Hague Rules on Business and Human Rights Arbitration;

    Abstract : Arbitration has previously been a dispute resolution method for commercial and investment disputes mostly concerning businesses and states. The recently launched Hague Rules on Business and Human Rights Arbitration (The Hague Rules) are a universal set of rules for business-related human rights disputes in international arbitration, which offer an additional legal remedy for victims of human rights abuse linked to business activities. READ MORE

  5. 5. "A lot of jealousy and a little craziness"- A case-study of the Foundation 1000 Möjligheter and its project

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Therese Bergius; [2020]
    Keywords : Prevention initiatives; sustainable development; violence against women; youth intimate partner violence; youth-specific factors;

    Abstract : In Sweden, 23% of young women and girls between 16-24 reports to have been abused at least one time by a current- or ex-partner. Youth intimate partner violence is a critical issue with great negative impact on both individuals and society if not prevented early. READ MORE