Sökning: "Rape and sexual slavery"

Hittade 4 uppsatser innehållade orden Rape and sexual slavery.

  1. 1. Adjudicating Intra-Party Rape and Sexual Slavery of Child Soldiers as War Crimes before the ICC: Bosco Ntaganda Case

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

    Författare :Marinet Sim; [2018]
    Nyckelord :War crimes; Intra-Party conducts; Rape and sexual slavery; Bosco Ntaganda case; ICC; Child soldiers; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : In adjudicating sexual violence offenses perpetrated against child soldiers in Ntaganda case, the Appeals Chamber holds that having regard to the established framework of international law, members of an armed force or group are not categorically excluded from the protection against war crimes of rape and sexual slavery under article 8 (2) (b) (xxii) and (2) (e) (vi) of the Statute when committed by members of the same armed force or group. This research explores the drawbacks of the finding and considers its legal consequences. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Adjudication of Gender Based Crimes against Women in International Criminal Courts and Tribunals

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Författare :Irma Hodzic; [2012]
    Nyckelord :gender based crimes; sexual violence; international criminal law; ICTY; ICTR; ICC; SCSL; rape; sexual slavery; enforced prostitution; forced pregnancy; enforced sterilization; any other form of sexual violence of comparable gravity; forced marriage; crimes against humanity; war crimes; genocide; Akayesu; Kunarac; Furundzija; RUF; AFRC; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : Sexual crimes against women have always been a part of war and have occurred in virtually every armed conflict throughout human history. For a very long time, and still today in some cultures, women were not seen as equal to men. Thus, gender based crimes against women were almost invisible to international criminal law. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Forced Labour in Armed Conflicts: Special Case of the Democratic Republic of Congo

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Författare :Abeng Zuzeeko; [2010]
    Nyckelord :International Human Rights Law and International Labour Rights; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : International human rights bodies that monitor and report human violations across the world like Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, among others have found that forced labour is being exacted in the armed conflict that has been raging for many years now in the DRC. Armed groups have systematically abducted civilians in the DRC for purposes of forced labour and sexual slavery as part of the armed conflict in the region. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Overcoming boys-will-be-boys syndrome: Is prosecution of peacekeepers in the International Criminal Court for trafficking, sexual slavery and related crimes against women a possibility?

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Författare :Melanie O'Brien; [2004]
    Nyckelord :International Human Rights Law; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : While the international community would like to think it does not happen crimes are committed by peacekeepers. There is a growing prevalence of the crimes of trafficking, rape, sexual slavery and enforced prostitution being perpetrated by peacekeepers. These are all gender-specific crimes against women. LÄS MER