Essays about: "international law"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 1503 essays containing the words international law.

  1. 21. Implementing the Right to Access to Justice for Persons with PTSD in Swedish Asylum Proceedings

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

    Author : Malin Rantzer; [2019]
    Keywords : public international law; human rights law; human rights; CRPD; Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities; UNCRPD; PTSD; post-traumatic stress syndrome; trauma; access to justice; disability; disabilities; mental disabilities; procedural rights; procedural accommodations; Sweden; asylum; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : By combining a legal doctrinal study and an empirical interview study, this thesis examines the implementation of the right to access to justice under article 13 of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities for persons who due to post-traumatic stress syndrome have difficulties accounting for their stories in asylum proceedings. The starting point is that persons with PTSD likely will have more difficulties than others in presenting stories that will be viewed as credible, and that this could be mitigated through full implementation of article 13 of the CRPD. READ MORE

  2. 22. CRPD in Cambodia - Effectiveness of Inclusion through Affirmative Action in Employment

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

    Author : Karl Jonsson; [2019]
    Keywords : labour law; human rights; persons with disabilities; affirmative action; Cambodia; CRPD; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Efter ett våldsamt förflutet, med såväl invärtes som utvärtes konflikter så lämnades Kambodja att se hela sin statsapparat falla i spillror. Detta försatte landet i ett tillstånd som bär kvar sina spår än idag, där dess offentliga verksamhet lider av svaga institutioner och korruption, vilket i sin tur har lett till ett försvårande av att genomdriva och upprätthålla rättsliga regleringar. READ MORE

  3. 23. Sex, Love and Moral Control: Exploring the effectiveness and limitations of international and regional human rights law relevant to SOGIESC diverse groups in the quest to invalidate Zimbabwe’s “sodomy” law

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

    Author : Farai Irene Chikwanha; [2019]
    Keywords : Zimbabwe; SOGIESC; sex; same-sex attracted persons; sodomy; carnal intercourse against the order of nature; international human rights law; regional human rights law; comparative law; human rights; privacy; equality; non-discrimination; dignity; consensual; morality; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : “Only in the most technical sense is this a case about who may penetrate whom where. At a practical and symbolical level it is about the status, moral citizenship and sense of self-worth of a significant section of the community. READ MORE

  4. 24. Investment Treaty Arbitration and Transparency : Transparency, confidentiality and the public interest in international investment disputes

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Ebba Söderberg; [2019]
    Keywords : arbitration; transparency; predictability; investment treaty arbitration; public interest; confidentiality; chilling effect;

    Abstract : Investment treaty arbitration has borrowed a number of elements from commercial arbitration, including confidentiality. The scope of confidentiality in investor-state arbitrations can make it hard for amicus curiaeto participate in the arbitral proceedings. READ MORE

  5. 25. To BIT or not to BIT? : The effects of changes in effective control and temporal scope on investment tribunal jurisdiction under Ukraine - Russia BIT

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Olga Kuchmiienko; [2019]
    Keywords : international arbitration; investment treaty arbitration; tribunal`s jurisdiction; arbitration agreement; public international law; territory; effective control in the territory; Ukraine - Russia BIT; treaty interpretation; consent to arbitration;

    Abstract : The thesis answers the question "How does the change in effective control affect investment protection mechanisms in the Ukraine - Russia BIT against the temporal scope of when investment was made?". The essence of the Tribunal's jurisdiction, territorial and temporal scope of the Ukraine - Russia BIT were analyzed according to the rules of Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties. READ MORE