Essays about: "conflict-related sexual violence"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the words conflict-related sexual violence.

  1. 1. Examining the Ubiquitousness of Conflict-Related Sexual Violence in Territorial Conflicts A quantitive study on how territorial conflicts are related to rebel perpetrated conflict-related sexual violence and rebel groups funding natural resources

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emelie Andersin; [2020-05-12]
    Keywords : civil conflict; conflict-related sexual violence; wartime rape; territorial conflict; rebel groups; financing natural resources;

    Abstract : This study explores how territorial conflicts are related to rebel perpetrated conflict-related sexual violence and if rebel groups funded by natural resources exacerbates that relationship. Prior research has explored how rebel groups funded by natural resources is related to rebel perpetrated conflict-related sexual violence (CRSV). READ MORE

  2. 2. The underestimated effects of impunity : a comparative study of how pre-existing impunity can predict conflict-related sexual violence

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Kristina Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Impunity; conflict-related sexual violence; sexual violence; violence against women; gender inequalities;

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  3. 3. Conflict Related Sexual Violence and Rebel Group Compliance with International Humanitarian Law

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Agnes Odiase; [2020]
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    Abstract : Sexual violence is not an inevitable part of war, not all armed actors rape. Why do some rebel groups engage in conflict related sexual violence while others do not? Previous research suggest a number of explanations pertaining to i.e. actors characteristics and conflict types. READ MORE

  4. 4. No Safe Haven : Understanding Sexual Violence Against Refugees in Conflict-Induced Humanitarian Settings

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Josefin Mattsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sexual violence; humanitarian settings; refugees; Zaatari camp; Azraq camp;

    Abstract : This study seeks to explore what conditions contribute to sexual violence against refugees in conflict-induced humanitarian settings by focusing particularly on whether the physical and social insecurity in refugee camps may affect the reported levels of sexual violence. This study uses the method of structured focused comparison to study and compare the two Jordanian refugee camps Zaatari and Azraq during the period of 2014–2019. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sexual violence in non-international armed conflict: a tactic of warfare or an act of torture under international law?

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

    Author : Tyson Nicholas; [2019]
    Keywords : Conflict-related sexual violence; sexual violence in armed conflict; war crime; crime against humanity; genocide; torture; tactic of warfare; international humanitarian law; international human rights law; international criminal law; non-international armed conflict; UN Security Council Resolution 1820 2008 ; Un Security Council Resolution 1325 200 ; Women Peace and Security; South Sudan; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Conflict-related sexual violence should not be regarded just a symptom of war or evidence of its violent excess. It is criminalised as a violation of international law, as a war crime, a crime against humanity and, in some cases, as a component of genocide. READ MORE