Essays about: "burden of inquiry"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words burden of inquiry.

  1. 1. Fostering Anticipatory Action via Social Protection Systems : A Case Study of the Climate Vulnerability of Flood-Exposed Social Security Allowance Beneficiaries in Bardiya District, Nepal

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Sabrina Desroches; [2020]
    Keywords : Climate disaster; climate vulnerability; climate resilience; social protection; Shock Responsive Social Protection; Adaptive Social Protection; Early Warning Systems; Forecast-based Financing; Floods; Nepal;

    Abstract : Rationale – Climate disasters represent a significant and growing proportion of the humanitarian burden and are a key factor in increasing poverty and insecurity. A myriad of studies demonstrate that aid delivered in an ex-ante fashion can be effective in mitigating losses of life, assets and livelihoods associated with climate hazards. READ MORE

  2. 2. Age Assessment of Unaccompanied Minors in Sweden and the Rights of Children

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

    Author : Emil Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : EU law; public international law; age assessment; unaccompanied minor; migration; asylum; Sweden; medical age assessment; radiological age assessment; benefit of the doubt; burden of proof; burden of inquiry; children s rights; human rights; medicinska åldersbedömningar; åldersbedömning; RMV; shared duty of fact finding; presumption of minority; prima facie child; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In 2015, Sweden saw a large influx of asylum-seekers into the country, many of whom claimed to be unaccompanied minor. Without personal documents to attest their age, the authorities often doubted these claims of minority, prompting a need for age assessment. READ MORE

  3. 3. International Commercial Arbitration and Money Laundering : Problems that arise and how they should be resolved

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Christoffer Coello Hedberg; [2016]
    Keywords : international arbitration and money laundering; international commercial arbitration; money laundering; corruption; arbitrability; sua sponte; public policy; mandatory rules; transnational public policy; burden of proof; standard of proof; international arbitration and criminal law; skiljedomsrätt; penningtvätt; pengatvätt; skiljemannarätt;

    Abstract : Abstract  This thesis is concerned with examining the intersection between the areas of international commercial arbitration and money laundering. There are various points of connectivity between the two and the aim of this thesis is to discern how an arbitrator should conduct arbitral proceedings involving money laundering. READ MORE

  4. 4. True Belief at the End of the Tether : the Quest for Universal Epistemic Justification

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och kommunikationFilosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Sam Thellman; [2014]
    Keywords : epistemology; theory of justification; universal epistemic justification; justified true belief; burden of proof; sense data; cognitive dissonance;

    Abstract : In this thesis I scavenge the history of philosophy for answers to the question ‘How are claims to knowledge justified?’. I argue that Plato’s psychological doctrine of knowledge marks the starting point of a philosophical inquiry motivated by the possibility to discover foundations of knowledge through investigating the nature of mind. READ MORE

  5. 5. The internal market for gambling services and the need for a clearer proportionality test

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Andra Terbea; [2010]
    Keywords : EG-rätt; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The regulation of games of chance bears significant moral, cultural and historical features throughout the EU Member States. The particularities of gambling activities, and notably the risks they entail and the revenues they generate, have determined Member States to strictly regulate this market sector, and indeed, in some cases, to entrust the provision of such services to state-owned monopolies. READ MORE