Essays about: "folkrätt"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 269 essays containing the word folkrätt.

  1. 1. Peaceful Purposes in International Space Law

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

    Author : Anna Edlund Otterstedt; [2020]
    Keywords : public international law; folkrätt; space law; rymdrätt; international space law; peaceful purposes; disarmament; outer space treaty; rymdfördraget; customary international law; sedvanerätt; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : I takt med ett ökat antal nationella, militära rymdstyrkor har frågan om de rättsliga gränserna för militär användning av yttre rymden (outer space) blivit allt mer relevant. Inget rymdrättsligt traktat har antagits eller trätt i kraft sedan 1984 och innebörden av ”fredliga ändamål” (peaceful purposes) i det nuvarande regelverket är därför av betydelse. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Protection of LGBT+ rights in International Criminal Law

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

    Author : Adam Olofson; [2020]
    Keywords : Folkrätt; Public International Law; Queer Law; Queer critical Theory; Crimes against humanity; Persecution; International Criminal Law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Sexual and gender minorities have historically and globally been vulnerable to persecutory and discriminatory acts. Today, sixty-eight United Nations member states criminalize consensual same-sex sexual conduct and nine states expressively criminalize the gender identity/expression of transgender people. READ MORE

  3. 3. Relations of Power and Democratic Accountability in Investor-State Arbitration

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Mohlin; [2020]
    Keywords : International investment law; public international law; international economic law; investor-state arbitration; investor-state dispute settlement; ISDS; investment arbitration; international arbitration; accountability; democratic accountability; Michel Foucault; Foucault; folkrätt; internationell investeringsrätt; internationell ekonomisk rätt;

    Abstract : International investment agreements largely cover today’s transnational investments. These agreements confer certain substantive rights to foreign investors while simultaneously obliging host-states to act in a given manner so as to not interfere with the investments. READ MORE

  4. 4. Persecution based on sexual orientation or gender identity - A crime under international law?

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

    Author : Ebba Torgersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Public international law; Folkrätt; LGBT; Rome Statute; Article 7 1 h ; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : People of sexual and gender minorities have for decades been discriminated, harassed and prosecuted in large parts of the world due to their sexual orientation or gender identity. Although the acceptance for these groups has increased over the past couple years, the problems still persists. READ MORE

  5. 5. A right to self-defence or an excuse to use armed force? : About the legality of using self-defence before an armed attack has occurred.

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Center for International Law and Justice (SCILJ)

    Author : Elma Catic; [2020]
    Keywords : Self-defence; preemptive; preventive; armed attack; anticipatory; international law; article 51; Un Charter; article 2 4 ; use of force; exception; a right to self-defence; imminent; imminence; Internationell rätt; folkrätt; självförsvar; rätt till självförsvar; FN stadgan; artikel 51; artikel 2 4 ; förebyggande; föregripande; väpnat angrepp; överhängande; undantag;

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