Essays about: "public international law"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 350 essays containing the words public international law.

  1. 1. UN Peacekeeping Forces – a Legal Analysis of Individual Accountability for Sexual Exploitation and Abuse

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

    Author : Alva Rosqvist; [2020]
    Keywords : public international law; United Nations; peacekeeping; sexual exploitation and abuse; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : United Nations peacekeeping operations have, for the better part of two decades, been plagued by allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse of local civilian populations. Several reports indicate not only that peacekeepers exploit and abuse the very people they were sent to protect, but also that these crimes routinely go unpunished. READ MORE

  2. 2. One situation for two Courts - A thesis about the legal proceedings regarding the Rohingya crisis

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

    Author : Tommy Nieminen; [2020]
    Keywords : public international law; international law; human rights; Rohingya; ICC; ICJ; UNSC; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In August 2017, a deadly crackdown by Myanmar’s army on Rohingya Muslims sent hundreds of thousands fleeing across the border into Bangladesh. The situation in Myanmar has escalated over the last few years. READ MORE

  3. 3. Home States' Duty to Protect Human Rights - To what extent is Sweden requiring Swedish corporations to comply with human rights extraterritorially?

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

    Author : Gisela Jönsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Public International Law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : It has been argued that multinational corporations benefit from impunity when it comes to human rights violations due to inadequate corporate regulation in host states as well on the international level. Thus, there are three purposes of this thesis: first to examine to what extent states’ duty to protect human rights can be utilised to hold corporations accountable for human rights violations in their global activities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Substantively Close, Legislatively Afar: Disparities between Citizens and Permanent Residents in Georgia

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

    Author : Nika Arevadze; [2020]
    Keywords : equality; discrimination on the ground of nationality; non-citizens; permanent residents; International Human Rights; European Convention on Human Rights; Georgia; exclusionary legislation.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the legal position of permanent residents as compared to that of citizens in the case study of Georgia. With this aim, the thesis first examines the general legal system of the case study and delves into its sphere-specific regulations, which restrict access to different areas of life to permanent residents. READ MORE

  5. 5. Paths Towards Justice for the Rohingya? - An Analysis of the Cases on the Rohingya and Myanmar in the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court

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

    Author : Max Runsten; [2020]
    Keywords : public international law; international criminal law; Myanmar; Rohingya; Bangladesh; International Court of Justice; International Criminal Court; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Atrocities against members of the Rohingya group in Myanmar have since August 2017 resulted in over 10 000 deaths and close to one million people being forced to flee into neighbouring Bangladesh. In response to these events, The Gambia instituted proceedings against Myanmar before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in November 2019. READ MORE