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Author: Dallal Stevens

1. Introduction In 1989, Guy Goodwin-Gill wrote a paper entitled “The Language of Protection”. 1 There he noted that “[t]he word ‘protection’ has become something of a term of art, obscuring the scope of an activity that ought to be fundamentally clear”. 2 He went on: The lack or denial of

In: International Journal on Minority and Group Rights
Author: Md Jobair Alam

on the Rohingyas, focusing on the question of their status and protection. 2 The Rohingya Crisis Myanmar is an ethnically diverse and the largest of the mainland South-east Asian countries. 10 The Rohingyas 11 are Sunni Muslims and primarily live in the Arakan region, constituting

In: International Journal on Minority and Group Rights

© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2011 DOI: 10.1163/157342109X568874 Asian Medicine 5 (2009) 385–393 Thoughts on the Precarious State of Medicinal Herbs and Plants in the Tibet Autonomous Region and Ideas About Their Protection Kalden Nyima Translated by Tsering D. Gonkatsang

In: Asian Medicine

, such as children and those displaced within the borders of their countries, have built on centuries of moral and legal developments, especially international humanitarian law, international human rights law, and refugee law. From Security Council resolutions on Protection of Civilians to the un

In: Global Responsibility to Protect
Author: Dena Aufseeser

ostensibly introduced for purposes of child protection, it has served primarily as a tool to control and remove those children who are deemed ‘out of place’ on the street. While the Begging Bill is officially a national bill, I specifically focus on its implementation in Lima, Peru’s capital and largest city

In: The International Journal of Children's Rights
Author: Katrina Lee-Koo

un and its member states that children – as a constituency – should be protected from conflict. With this in mind, the Children and Armed Conflict agenda is built upon this single pillar: the protection of children. It is explicitly a protection agenda. This is reaffirmed in the preambulatory

In: Global Responsibility to Protect
Author: Peter Tzeng

themselves of certain investment protection mechanisms. Indeed, in light of the political risks, it is absolutely critical for investors investing in such areas to know the array of investment protection mechanisms available to them. This article analyses the applicability of such mechanisms to investments

In: The Journal of World Investment & Trade