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Archivo de Etiquetas: Africa

Understanding the Secessionist Surge

Project Syndicate

Understanding the Secessionist Surge National self-determination was a key engine of twentieth-century geopolitics, driving the creation of many new countries after the two world wars, and again after the collapse of the Soviet Union. But, rather than correcting imperialist aberrations, most of today’s attempts at statehood pose a threat to …

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Challenging the State in the Middle East and North Africa: the Role of Identities

Fundación CIDOB

Challenging the State in the Middle East and North Africa: the Role of Identities MENARA Working papers, nº 1 Since independence, states in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region have been dominant players in shaping the regional order. The purpose of this paper is to explore and define …

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Saving the International Economic Order

Project Syndicate

Saving the International Economic Order Paola Subacchi Paola Subacchi is Research Director of International Economics at Chatham House and Professor of Economics at the University of Bologna. She is the author of The People’s Money: How China is Building an International Currency. SEP 1, 2017 LONDON – This autumn, the …

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Transformative Constitutionalism in Latin America

Transformative Constitutionalism in Latin America

Transformative Constitutionalism in Latin America Author: Edited by Armin von Bogdandy, Eduardo Ferrer Mac-Gregor, Mariela Morales Antoniazzi, Flavia Piovesan, and Ximena Soley ISBN: 9780198795919 Binding: Hardcover Publication Date: 22 August 2017 Price: $125.00 The Emergence of a New Ius Commune Edited by Armin von Bogdandy, Eduardo Ferrer Mac-Gregor, Mariela Morales …

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Recueil des cours, Collected Courses, Tome 385

Recueil des cours, Collected Courses

Recueil des cours, Collected Courses, Tome 385 Why Do We Need a Law of Treaties? Inaugural Lecture by Sir Franklin Berman; Protection internationale des droits de l’homme et activités des sociétés transnationales par Fabrizio Marrella. Biographical note Co-publication with: The Hague Academy of International Law. Sir Franklin Berman, KCMG, QC, …

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Decolonizing Western Sahara

Project Syndicate

Decolonizing Western Sahara Emhamed Khadad Emhamed Khadad, an adviser to the president of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic, is the Polisario Front’s coordinator with the UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara. AUG 15, 2017 BIR LEHLU, WESTERN SAHARA – When Western Sahara was annexed by Morocco in 1975, …

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A Future for Western Sahara

Project Syndicate

A Future for Western Sahara Ana Palacio Ana Palacio, a former Spanish foreign minister and former Senior Vice President of the World Bank, is a member of the Spanish Council of State, a visiting lecturer at Georgetown University, and a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the …

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40th Anniversary of the Additional Protocols of 1977 of the Geneva Conventions of 1949

EJIL Blog of the European Journal of International Law

40th Anniversary of the Additional Protocols of 1977 of the Geneva Conventions of 1949 On 8 June 1977, at the invitation of Switzerland, plenipotentiaries of more than one hundred States gathered at the “Diplomatic Conference on the Reaffirmation and Development of International Humanitarian Law Applicable in Armed Conflicts” to finalize …

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China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ Initiative: Can A Bilaterally-Negotiated ‘Globalization 2.0’ Internalize Human Rights, Labor, and Environmental Standards?

EJIL Blog of the European Journal of International Law

China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ Initiative: Can A Bilaterally-Negotiated ‘Globalization 2.0’ Internalize Human Rights, Labor, and Environmental Standards? Over the weekend, while the world’s largest economy was focused on internal fallout from the presidential sacking (and subsequent threatening) of the United States’ FBI Director (and amid calls for impeachment of President …

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The Consequence of the UN Resolution on Israeli Settlements for the EU:  Stop Trade with Settlements

EJIL Blog of the European Journal of International Law

The Consequence of the UN Resolution on Israeli Settlements for the EU:  Stop Trade with Settlements The recent UN Security Council Resolution 2334 (2016) reaffirmed that the establishment of Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory has no legal validity and that Israel’s settlement enterprise is a flagrant violation of …

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The impact of Morocco’s admission to the African Union on the dispute over the Western Sahara

OpinioJuris

The impact of Morocco’s admission to the African Union on the dispute over the Western Sahara by Alonso Illueca and Sophocles Kitharidis [Alonso Illueca is Adjunct Professor of International Law at Universidad Católica Santa María La Antigua (Panama) and holds an LL.M. from Columbia University, where he specialised in Public …

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Real orden circular a los Representantes de S. M. en el extranjero encargándoles notificar el protectorado en los territorios de la costa occidental de África comprendidos entre la bahía del Oeste y el Cabo Bogador y Convenio anexo a la misma con los indígenas de Cabo Blanco de 28 de noviembre de 1884, fechada en Madrid el 26 de diciembre de 1884

Ministerio de Estado. — Sección de Política. — Madrid, 26 de diciembre de 1884. — Excmo. Señor: En vista de lo solicitado en diferentes ocasiones por la Sociedad Española de Africanistas y Colonistas y la de Pesquerías Canario-africanas; considerando la importancia de las instalaciones españolas establecidas en Río Oro (Lt. …

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