Tary-general for legal affairs, un, new york) ian martin (executive director, security council, new york) ulrika möller (university of gothenburg) location panel 1: non-permanent members on the un security council (chair: niels blokker, leiden university) her doctoral thesis the prospects. Defense, maîtrise : univ genève, 2014 abstract, the un security council's scope of intervention has broadened significantly over the past years the council has intervened in such a diverse number of situations, ranging from resolutions concerning a specific conflict to adopting more general resolutions. Smallest technical detail of reform the thesis elaborates criteria for the evaluation of both the normative desirability as well as the political feasibility of individual reform proposals and applies these to a compilation of all the relevant proposals in four issue- areas: security council (sc) membership and voting, sc working. Security council resolution 1325 on women, peace and security was unanimously adopted in october 2000 under the presidency of namibia this thesis examines how and when norms contained in that resolution have been diffused from the security council to other security arenas, using negotiations on landmines,.
Has been inconsistent in exercising its decision whether to support or oppose security council action in this context, china's attitude to the responsibility to protect (“r2p”) will then be considered it will be argued that china's recent veto of security council resolutions on syria do not signify a more 'activist' china, but are. Major keith l sellen, included in his thesis the united nations security council veto in the new world order and presented to the united states army in april 1992 from research undertaken thus far, the double-veto is an original formulation which argues for a system of vetoing unpopular vetoes in the security council,. The intention of this thesis is to examine why the security council needs reforming, discuss the basic reform issues and present and assess the major proposals for reform i propose to determine which of the current reform proposals, if any, are the most sensible in terms of achievability, desirability and acceptability. Germany's voting behavior in the united nations security council on resolution 1973 melanie marjanović (s4351746) germany's voting behavior in the united nations security council on resolution 1973 explaining the case with neoclassical realism and social constructivism master thesis melanie marjanović.
Crowley is trump's pick for senior director of strategic communications for the national security council cnn reported that her thesis, clearer than truth: the evolution of american policy toward the people's republic of china under truman and nixon, lifted from sources including scholarly works, the. In this thesis are concerning the conflict in syria thus, it is a contemporary ex- ample of a conflict where resolutions and vetoes from the security council have been debated this thesis proposes a legitimacy assessment of veto decisions from the security council previous research has discussed a.
This dissertation is divided into four chapters the first chapter contains the introduction which gives a brief historical account of the security council we then move to the aims and objectives of the research chapter one also states the limitation of the research that is the scope of the research this is in order to make the. Most importantly, the book discusses how (and by whom) the responsibility of the un for unlawful security council sanctions can be implemented, ie, how (and by whom) the un can be held to account for security council excesses the central thesis is that states can react to unlawful sanctions imposed by the security.
The predominance of an ethic of double standards in the united nations security council humanitarian intervention missions: a critical study based on the ethical concepts of mutual aid and equal recognition by c g chiwenga ( diploma in business leadership, mba ma international relations) thesis submitted in. Supervised my pre-doctoral thesis titled the prospects of the african union in the promotion and protection of human and peoples' rights in africa while completing this licentiate thesis, i developed an interest in researching on the peace and security council of the african union as part of my studies in finland ,. 1 introduction this thesis explores the possibilities and difficulties of united nations security council resolution 1373 in the light of history what makes this resolution 1373 „special‟ and what changed in the approach of the security council in countering terrorism after the adoption of resolution 1373.
The demise of the cold war offered the opportunity to the organisation, especially to the security council, to use its powers to implement law and order this thesis examines initially the provisions of the charter on the role of the un organs in maintaining and restoring international peace and security with. Implementation of united nations security council resolution 1325 in cambodia by jennifer farquharson a thesis submitted to the faculty of social and applied sciences in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of master of arts in human security and peacebuilding royal roads university victoria. Supervised my pre-doctoral thesis titled the prospects of the african union in the promotion and protection of human and peoples' rights in africa while completing this licentiate thesis, i developed an interest in researching on the peace and security council of the african union as part of my studies in.
Focusing on two separate but related resolutions adopted by the un security council under chapter vii of the un charter, and their resulting counter-terrorist regimes, the first part of the thesis argues that the post 9/11 counter-terrorism measures adopted by the security council broke new grounds by. In the years after 1990, the activism the security council demonstrated for the first time in its history gave rise to the question whether the body's powers under chapter vii of the un charter are virtually unlimited, how far the council can extend the scope of its activities, and whether there are sufficient means of legal control. 36) þórhildur ósk hagalin, real independence of micro-states in international organizations and state rela- tions, ba thesis, university of iceland, 2005 37) united nations security council, un security council memberships, 1991-2010 ( new york: unsc 2010), available online at.
Council resolutions in respect of the use of force based on the assumption that the eu is bound by un security council resolutions imposing economic sanctions, the thesis uses a comparative method in order to show that the eu as an international organisation is bound by decisions of the un security council in the. In a world torn by war and violence, we need a far better security council to promote international peace and security and defend international law in a famous essay, historian c northcote parkinson used the history of the british cabinet to demonstrate what happens when a body goes past the most. Despite this, and the wide range of literature examining the implementation of unscr 1325, nato's implementation of the women, peace and security agenda remains under examined this thesis contributes a feminist approach to theorising international security institutions, drawing upon an institutional.