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The legislation governing humanitarian motion stand on the intersection of numerous fields of foreign legislation, nearby agreements, tender legislation and household legislations. via in-depth case reviews and analyses, professional students and practitioners come jointly to supply interdisciplinary techniques which come with contributions from criminal coverage, diplomacy and philosophical views. offering helpful overviews and insights, this selection of essays sheds gentle at the topic and is smart of some of the parts concerned to explain the rules of legislations and coverage of humanitarian motion.

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794 Strengthening of the Coordination of Humanitarian and Disaster Relief Assistance of the United Nations, Including Special Economic Assistance: Strengthening of the Coordination of Emergency Humanitarian Assistance of the United Nations UN Secretary-General Report ‘Respect for Human Rights in Armed Conflict’ Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters: Memorandum by the Secretariat Preliminary Report on the Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters, by Mr Eduardo Valencia-Ospina, Special Rapporteur Second Report on the Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters Third report on the Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters Third Report on the Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters Third Report on the Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters.

Heike spieker is Deputy Director of the International Services and National Relief Division at German Red Cross Headquarters in Berlin. xlii notes on contributors She is Adjunct Lecturer at University College Dublin, Ireland, and Lecturer at the Università della Svizzera Italiana, Lugano, Switzerland. heribertus jaka triyana is a Senior Lecturer of International Law at the Department of Legal Studies, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta. andrej zwitter is NGIZ Professor in International Relations at the Faculty of Law, University of Groningen and Co-Chair of Research in Ethics and Globalisation, a research section within the inter-faculty Institute of Globalisation Studies, Groningen.

14 joost herman and conflict. Whilst IHL has stood and stands for an elaborate system of codified norms in the shape of the Geneva Treaties and Additional Protocols, the ICRC and its like-minded friends have created quasi-legal humanitarian principles – humanity, neutrality, impartiality and independence – that have become more and more codified. 3 Indeed, from the creation of the ICRC in 1863 to the Geneva Conventions of 1949 and to the Additional Protocols to the Geneva Conventions (1977 and 2005), a steady growth is discernible in volume and importance when it comes to applicable international law in times of war and conflict.

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