Essays Tagged: "International Committee of the Red Cross"

Critically Examine the Reasons why Development NGO's became Increasingly Popular with International Donors

social justice, campaign for broad ideals while others work on an extremely localised scale. At the international level, thousands of organizations are now active. According to one estimate, some 25,0 ... ew of development not only prevailed in the industrialised North but also transcended into the main international agencies such as the World bank and IMF, and was therefore further reflected in how th ...

(5 pages) 77 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Terrorist suspects held in Guantánamo Bay

e, since the lease had been imposed by force, and such arrangements are deemed invalid under modern international law. For Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch, Guantánamo means the "le ... trous failure of justice."Legal Status of the DetaineesAs to the legal status of the detainees, the International Committee of the Red Cross observes that essentially they "have been placed beyond the ...

(10 pages) 175 1 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights


ilisation programmes in a number of countries. The Coalition to Stop the Use of Child Soldiers, the International Committee of the Red Cross, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch and UNICEF all h ... onal, Human Rights Watch and UNICEF all have child soldier campaigns and programmes. There are also international mechanisms, including the United Nation's Optional Protocol to the Convention on the R ...

(4 pages) 58 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Types of Aid.

l aid, project aid and programme aid.Development aid: development aid (also development assistance, international aid, overseas aid or foreign aid) is aid given by developed countries to support econo ... tress by individuals, organizations, or governments to relieve suffering. The term often carries an international connotation, but this is not always the case. Many full time, professional emergency a ...

(2 pages) 53 0 1.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Investigations and prosecutions for crimes committed since the Second World War

Despite the millions of crimes under international law committed since the guns fell silent in 1945, there were few criminal investigatio ... ons to try or extradite people suspected of grave breaches, the Director of Doctrine and Law of the International Committee of the Red Cross stated in 1986 that "this jurisdiction has not, to our know ... he attitude of states to prosecution for war crimes, crimes against humanity and other crimes under international law, both based on territorial and universal or other forms of extraterritorial jurisd ...

(15 pages) 39 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security


ated humanely, humanitarian groups have sharply criticized conditions at Guantanamo. On Monday, the International Committee of the Red Cross said the United States may have violated the Geneva Convent ...

(2 pages) 6 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

World order

olitical framework in which global initiatives operate in an attempt to achieve fairer national and international solutions to world problems. In relation to the specific topic of military conflict, t ... irst examine the different initiatives that have been established with this purpose and the role of international law. The players in international law are the states, Non-Government Organisations (NG ...

(9 pages) 54 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

the Intervention of the ICRC in South Sudan

clashes and then beyond the capital city. The aim of this essay is to examine the framework of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) intervention in South Sudan. This essay will firstly ... iated inside South Sudan while another 123,400 people have retreated to neighbouring countries. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has moved rapidly to ascertain itself within a circu ...

(9 pages) 0 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Class Expectations

Adrionna DickersonMBA 530Professor RatiazackNovember 19, 2014My first expectation I had for this class was to be drilled with m ... no other that I have taken, because we never knew what to expect. This class helped me face my fear of talking in front of people. Every class meeting, I faced my fear and slowly started to progress f ... lass and applied it to the first presentation that I gave with my group PUP-IN SUDS, that consisted of Chad and Dan, was about the four different communication styles. The four communication styles: o ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Dec/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers