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The Application of International Law to State Cyberattacks: Sovereignty and Non-Intervention

2 December 2019 Hostile cyber operations by one state against another state are increasingly common. This paper analyzes the application of the sovereignty and non-intervention principles in relation to states’ cyber operations in another state below the threshold of the use … Continua a leggere

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Online Disinformation and Political Discourse: Applying a Human Rights Framework

6 November 2019 Although some digital platforms now have an impact on more people’s lives than does any one state authority, the international community has been slow to hold to account these platforms’ activities by reference to human rights law. This paper … Continua a leggere

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Security and Prosperity in Asia: The Role of International Law

1 November 2019 The ‘Security and Prosperity in Asia’ conference looked at the impact of international law in the Asia-Pacific with a focus on regional economic and security issues such as the South China Sea disputes. Read online Download PDF … Continua a leggere

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Sieges, the Law and Protecting Civilians

27 June 2019 Siege warfare has been employed throughout the ages and remains dramatically relevant today. Questions of the compatibility of this practice with international humanitarian law (IHL) arise when besieged areas contain civilians as well as enemy forces. This … Continua a leggere

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Rebuilding Trust in Trade: Is Human Rights Impact Assessment the Answer?

20 March 2019 Dr Jennifer Ann Zerk Associate Fellow, International Law Programme Growing concern about the social, environmental and human rights impacts of trade policy has led to calls for greater public and parliamentary scrutiny of trade negotiations. Human rights … Continua a leggere

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