Sökning: "Abkhazia"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 12 uppsatser innehållade ordet Abkhazia.

  1. 1. The extraterritorial application of the European Convention on Human Rights and the United Nations Convention against Torture in frozen conflict regions as a tool of ensuring the prohibition of torture — the cases of Transnistria and Abkhazia

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Författare :Lidia Carchilan; [2019]
    Nyckelord :frozen conflict; grey zones; extraterritoriality; jurisdiction; state responsibility; torture; de facto governments; effective control; Transnistria; Abkhazia; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : The existence of frozen conflicts in Europe are posing difficulties in the application of international human rights treaties. This is due to, de facto governments of break-away regions not cooperating with international mechanisms and refusing to comply with regional and international instruments. LÄS MER

  2. 2. At the Endpoint of Violence : A comparative study between the genocide in Bosnia Herzegovina and the conflict in Georgian Abkhazia

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Författare :Linnea Lönnberg; [2018]
    Nyckelord :genocide; violent escalation; genocidal intent; Bosnia-Hercegovina; Georgia; Abkhazia;

    Sammanfattning : In an attempt to bridge the gap between theories of violent escalation and those of genocide, this paper theorizes genocide to be a strategic choice by leaders in response to a situation which they perceive to lack alternatives. This situation is expected to evolve out of a violent escalation, more precisely civil war. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Internally Displaced Person in Georgia: Gaps in Law and Practice

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Författare :Nino Mchedlishvili; [2014]
    Nyckelord :IDPs; Right to Housing; Non-discrimination; Eviction; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines three different conflicts in two different areas in Georgia, which created 254,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the country. This thesis examines whether Georgia fulfills its obligations under international law towards these two groups of IDPs. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Rationalitetens gränser: utrikespolitiskt beslutsfattande i Georgien och det rysk-georgiska femdagarskriget

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Rasmus Johansson; [2012]
    Nyckelord :groupthink; Russia; Georgia; foreign policy decision making; cognitive consistency dissonance; historical analogies; utrikespolitiskt beslutsfattande; Georgien; Ryssland; kognitiv konsistens dissonans; historiska analogier; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : The brief 2008 war between Russia and Georgia constituted a major military and political defeat for the Georgians and the government of President Mikheil Saakashvili. The conflict rendered much of Georgia’s military capability obliterated and Georgian dreams of regaining control over the two breakaway territories of South Ossetia and Abkhazia shattered, and severely damaged relations between Russia and Georgia’s main ally the United States and the Western world in general. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Self-Determination, Secession, and State Recognition: A Comparative Study of Kosovo, Abkhazia, and South Ossetia

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Författare :Jack Holmberg Forsyth; [2012]
    Nyckelord :South Ossetia; Abkhazia; Kosovo; State Recognition; Secession; Self-Determination; Public International Law; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : The principle of self-determination has come a long way from its origins as a tool for political rhetoric to its current status as a right of international law valid erga omnes. However, the contents of the right to self-determination, as well as its applicability, remain unclear. LÄS MER