Site Search

1 2 3 36
Will Myanmar Comply with Provisional Measures in Gambia v. Myanmar?
IntroductionOn November 11, 2019 The Gambia submitted an application against Myanmar at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) alleging that Myanmar had violated its obligations under the 1948 Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the (More)
Refugee Rights and Health: The Impact of COVID-19 on Refugee Camps
At the moment, there are over 70.8 million people forcibly displaced from their homes. The fast mobility of large populations is an inalienable part of humanity that is driven by drought, famine, earthquake, climate change, political opinion, massive (More)
EU approves opening North Macedonia and Albania membership negotiations
The EU agreed Tuesday that it would begin membership negotiations with North Macedonia and Albania.The European Affairs Ministers met via video conference led by the Croatian European Affairs Minister, Andreja Metelko-Zgombic. During the conferen (More)
Europe rights court rules Bosnian War murder case must be heard in Croatia
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruled Thursday that a case involving two murders during the Bosnian War must be heard in the Constitutional Court of Croatia. The ECHR held that members of the Kušić family did not exhaust all domestic measur (More)
Amnesty report: EU complicit in violence against refugees
In a report released on Wednesday, Amnesty International stated that European governments, by prioritizing border control, are complicit in "the systematic, unlawful and frequently violent pushbacks" against asylum seekers.The report details the (More)
UN rights experts call on Croatia to end violence against women in health care
A group of UN experts on Friday urged Croatia to immediately end abuse and violence against women during reproductive health procedures.During a campaign that began in October, more than 400 Croatian women came forward about maltreatment while se (More)
UN member states adopt Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration
Delegates from 164 UN member states assembled in Marrakech, Morrocco, to adopt the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration on Monday. The compact reaffirms the signing nations' commitment to protecting the human rights of migrants and (More)
Federal judge allows forced labor lawsuit against Tesla to continue
A judge for the US District Court for the Northern District of California  refused  Monday to dismiss two forced labor claims against Tesla  in a lawsuit filed by two former workers.The former workers worked for subcontractor Vuzem, who worked fo (More)
UNMICT hears Former Bosnia Serb leader appeal for genocide conviction
The Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) heard oral arguments on Monday and Tuesday in former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic's appeal of his 2016 conviction for crimes committed during the Bosnia conflict.Karardic, in su (More)
UN appeals court reverses acquittal and convicts Šešelj of war crimes
The United Nations Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT) Appeals Chamber on Wednesday reversed the acquittal of Vojislav Šešelj by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) and convicted hi (More)
1 2 3 36