Situation of human rights in Myanmar

The process of consolidating democracy and creating a culture of human rights continues to be complex in Myanmar. There is still a significant lack of understanding about the democratic society and its active role in the life of the country. It undermines respect for human rights and the rule of law, democratic institutions and sustainable development. Continue reading Situation of human rights in Myanmar

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Situation of human rights in the Central African Republic

The security situation has recently deteriorated in Central African Republic. Territorial clashes between armed groups have been reported in most of the provinces. It includes attacks against MINUSCA peacekeepers. No progress has been made in implementing the disagreement, demobilisation and repatriation. The Armed Forces of Central African Republic does not control the security situation. The EU supports the development of the CAR Armed Forces by providing training, accreditation and certification. The CAR requested to lift the arms embargo in order to provide the army with necessary equipment. Continue reading Situation of human rights in the Central African Republic

Situation of human rights defenders

The term human rights defender refers to individuals or groups that strive to protect and promote human rights in a peaceful manner. They play a critical role in fostering corporate respect for human rights, including civil, political, social and economic rights. The activity of human rights defender leads to achieve sustainable development by promoting gender equality, protecting environment and combating corruptions worldwide. Continue reading Situation of human rights defenders

Cambodian Law – Relevant Sources of Law

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International Criminal Law- Spring 2017

International Criminal Law is concerned with defining and punishing behavior that the international community deems to violate fundamental human values. Some of these crimes include Genocide, War Crimes, Crimes against Humanity, and Torture. This course will explore the history and development of International Criminal Law, the courts and tribunals charged with interpreting it, the elements of international crimes, and potential defences.

Syllabus

Book- Introduction to International Criminal Law

Book- International Criminal Law Manual

  1. Introduction
  2. Objectives of International Criminal Law
    1. Relationship Between International Human Rights Law, International Humanitarian Law and International Criminal Law

  3. Sources of International Criminal Law
    1.  Presentation for international tribunals and Tokyo
    2. Personal Development
  4. Genocide I
    1. International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda
  5. Genocide II
    1.   International Criminal Tribunal of Yugoslavia
    2. Genocide-Holocaust-Movie 
    3. English-Grammar book
    4. BBC Learning English
    5. BBC Pronunciation
  6. Crimes against Humanity
    1. Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL)  and the Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL)
  7. War Crimes
  8. Crime of Aggression and Recap
    1. Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia
  9. The midterm Exam
    1. How to write a proper e-mail
  10. International Criminal Court I
    1. The Trial of Adolf Eichmann
  11. International Criminal Court II
  12. National Prosecutions of International Crimes
    1. Terrorism as an international crime
  13. General Principles of Liability
    1. Torture as an international crime
    2. How to make a GOOD conclusion
  14. Justification and Exclusion of Criminal Responsibility
    1. International criminal law of the sea
  15. Victims in the International Criminal Process
    1. Human Trafficking, Enslavement as international crimes
    2. the Economist for free
  16. Alternatives and Complements to Criminal Prosecution
    1. Transnational Crimes
    2. How to write a successful CV
    3. Book- What Color Is Your Parachute? by Richard Nelson Bolles- Epub

    4. the Book in pdf
    5. Harvard University- Graduate Student Information on CV and Cover Letters
    6. Examples of American CVs
  17. Revision
    1. The future of International Criminal Law
    2. Immunities in International Criminal law
  18. Final Exam
    1. 10 open questions to prepare for the Final Exam
    2. Geopolitics of Europe – on-line Training