wealth and the invisibility of human life

Geneva School sought to safeguard capitalism at the scale of the globe, to protect competition and capital against the threat of behavior. ... Geneva neoliberals, especially Hayek, concluded that the economy was unknowable and they redirected their attention to cultural and social bonds,..

declaration of human rights at sea – human rights

The version of Geneva Declaration on Human Rights at Sea has been published by Human Rights at Sea after the initial drafting session was held Switzerland March 2019 at Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva.. ... The second drafting session will be held..


The problem is that all these beautiful words have never been followed by action - particularly Fourth Geneva Convention. - Israeli army has been committing host of crimes against in occupied Palestine and throughout Middle East. ... TEHRAN - Nowruz, the day of the year was celebrated in Swiss..

can the ban treaty end the threat of nuclear war?

Ambassador Thani Thongphakdi of Thailand, the chair of UN working group on disarmament, accepts parliamentary from Beatrice Fihn, director of International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, Geneva, May 3, 2016... ... We expecting couple more in the coming few weeks or months. said Céline..

china slams ‘flawed’ us human rights record

The Development of China's Human Rights in New Era at UN Geneva headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland, on Nov 6, 2018. The exhibition, sponsored by Permanent Mission of China to UN Geneva and State Council Information Office of China, features more than 100 pictures and 10..

united nations

By government forces and their allies recent weeks, GENEVA The intensified ground-based bombardment of Idlib and surrounding areas, coupled with series of attacks by non-State actors, has led to civilian casualties. ... Central African Republic UN expert calls for commitment to end violence and..

dr. hanif hassan ali al qassim

On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day commemorated on May 2018, Chairman of Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue, Dr. In of United Nations Day, Chairman of Geneva Centre for Human Rights Advancement and Global Dialogue H. ..

canada, israel and the “rule of law”

Israel's West Bank settlements are flagrantly illegal under the most of century laws, Geneva Convention Canadian government is pleased to do business with settlement businesses under the most favourable terms.. The FGC has been incorporated into Canadian law, as Geneva Convention Act. ..

legal vs illegal – ridenbaugh press/publishing

Geneva Convention, adopted in the 1940's and to which our nation is signatory, guarantees the right of asylum-seekers to have their cases heard and adjudged. ... Under Geneva Convention, we are required to allow passage, support the needs of these people until they are given their..


GENEVA — The UN Human Rights Committee, today published new general comment text providing guidance on article 6, the. ... GENEVA — States of transit and destination have obligation to protect the human rights of Central American migrants said two UN expert committees on human..

switzerland’s global status is in jeopardy

Switzerland has always prided on being able to establish place among larger countries neutrality and moral positions, including Geneva's being host to International Committee of Red Cross and United Nations Human Rights Council. The advantage of Switzerland, particularly Geneva, as..

action needed on incendiary weapons

  © 2018 SMART News Agency Countries that are party to Convention on Conventional Weapons are scheduled to address incendiary weapons at the UN Geneva from November 19 to 23. ... Docherty will present the report's findings at event at United Nations Geneva at 15 p.m on November..

life must go on during a military occupation

Fourth Geneva Convention of 1949, First Additional Protocol of 1977, and Hague Regulations of 1907 seek to address these issues and lay down measures to protect those. ... According to Geneva Academy's Rule of Law Armed Conflict project, current situations of military worldwide include..

'un-observed syria polls in 18 months'

De Mistura said reaching agreement on new government would be one of the key points during the upcoming negotiations Geneva, Switzerland. ... Lavrov said leaving Kurds out of Geneva peace talks would be most of the rights of large and significant group living Syria... ..

un envoy meets assad representatives

UN envoy meets Assad representatives Geneva peace talks. camerawoman films Globe outside of United Nations Offices on the day of peace talks on Syria, January 29, 2016, Geneva, Switzerland The UN for Syria Staffan de Mistura has met representatives of President Bashar al- Assad..

frist assails gop bill on tribunals

McCain, Graham and Warner remained opposed to the effort to redefine provision of Geneva Conventions that they contend could lead other nations to abandon their treaty obligations and put captured Americans at risk.. ... We think compromise can be found which would allow the president to..


The court did not bow down before some woolly-headed notion of international law it directed the president to obey legislation approved by Congress implementing Geneva Conventions. ... Here's Michael Greenberger, law at University of Maryland, says U.S should recognize the men at Guantanamo to..

president backs off detainee treatment

The breakthrough came inhuman and degrading treatment of detainees for Geneva Convention against prisoner mistreatment.. ... He said that to preserve CIA program, the president's order would have to be public and explicit about how he was interpreting Geneva Conventions.. ..

q & a on hostilities between israel and hamas

The law, most importantly Common Article to Geneva Conventions of 1949, to which Israel is party, sets forth minimum standards for all parties to non-international armed conflict - that is, and one or more non-state armed groups. ... Much of Protocols I and II to Geneva Conventions of..

al-awlaki: obama's murder

I do not believe that citizenship makes any difference, since both the US and UN Security Council have stated that the principles of law contained Article of Geneva Conventions of 1949 are part of Law of Nations that binding on non-signatories in both international and non-international armed..

u.s. boycotting u.n. global conference on racism

The administration of President Barack Obama, America's first black head of state, announced Saturday that it would boycott with regret the weeklong meeting Geneva, South Africa. ... He arrived Geneva on Sunday evening and met with President Hans-Rudolf Merz of Switzerland, the country..

changes sought to war crimes law

Officials say the amendments would alter U.S law passed in the mid-1990s that criminalized violations of Geneva Conventions, set of international treaties governing military conduct wartime. ... The plan has provoked concern at International Committee of Red Cross, the entity responsible for..

the war on terrorism

But critical debate Washington over Should Geneva Conventions apply to Guantanamo. ... In related opinion, Geneva Conventions must apply to the detainees. ..

memo oks detainee transfers

Some specialists in law say the opinion amounts to reinterpretation of one of the most basic rights of Article 49 of Fourth Geneva Convention, including insurgents. ... The Geneva Conventions are applicable to Iraq and our policy is to comply with Geneva Conventions... ..


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