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International humanitarian law and human rights

International humanitarian law and human rights

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Published by The Centre in Geneva .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United Nations.

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    Cover title.

    SeriesHuman rights fact sheet -- no. 13
    ContributionsUnited Nations Centre for Human Rights.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche. --
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14911510M

    ICRC "International Humanitarian Law" book set (English version) - ref. BIBDIH1EN Need your own reference books on IHL? This selection published by the ICRC includes the key works of humanitarian law (Geneva Conventions, Additional Protocols, etc.). National Committees and Similar Entities on International Humanitarian Law: Guidelines for Success – Towards Respecting and Implementing International Humanitarian Law International humanitarian law (IHL) affords protection to people and property in armed conflict, but only if its rules are properly recognized, clearly understood and fully.


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The reconciliation was driven by a humanistic ethos and its purpose was to offer greater protection of the rights to life, liberty, and dignity of all individuals under all. The idea that international humanitarian law (IHL) and international human rights law (IHRL) are complementary, rather than mutually exclusive regimes generated a paradigmatic shift in the international legal discourse.

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Chapter: (p. ) Human rights, international criminal and humanitarian law Author(s): Ilias Bantekas and Efthymios Papastavridis DOI: /he/A download pdf portion of International Law applies precisely in time of war. It used to be known as the Law of War, as opposed to Humanitarian Law, but the adoption of new treaties in the 70's blurred the distinction and now the generally accepted term is International Humanitarian Law, also referred to as IHL.The book addresses the current issue ebook the applicability and application of international human rights law and international humanitarian law in times of armed conflict.

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