:::: MENU ::::

R2PLive

A global portal of R2P-related media articles for students, scholars, and civil society.

Posts Tagged / United Nations (subject)

  • Nov 28 / 2016
  • Comments Off
Uncategorized

Silent censorship regime at work

  Silent censorship regime at work 930 words 28 November 2016 New Straits Times NSTRAT 13 English (c) 2016 New Straits Times Press (Malaysia) Berhad.   LAST week, I received an email from my UK book editor, informing me of changes made to one chapter. The chapter is on international organisations and is meant for [...]

  • Nov 13 / 2016
  • Comments Off
North America

‘Responsibility to protect’ Whither the norm

  ‘Responsibility to protect’ Whither the norm DR MAQSUDUL HASAN NURI 1051 words 13 November 2016 Business Recorder AIWBUR English © 2016 Business Recorder. All Rights Reserved.   At the time of this writing, the Syrian crisis is in its fifth year, with rising toll in human casualties and refugees despite a temporary truce agreed [...]

  • Nov 01 / 2016
  • Comments Off
North America

How to Succeed in the Networked World

How to Succeed in the Networked World Anne-Marie Slaughter 5346 words 1 November 2016 Foreign Affairs FRNA 76-V Volume 95; Issue 6; ISSN:00157120 English Copyright © 2016 All rights reserved.   [...]it is the world of many of the most pressing twenty-first-century global threats. [...]much of the civil rights work of this century will entail [...]

  • Oct 26 / 2016
  • Comments Off
Uncategorized

SECURITY – The complete failure of ‘responsibility to protect’

  News SECURITY – The complete failure of ‘responsibility to protect’ TOM ESSLEMONT 1057 words 26 October 2016 Bangkok Post BKPOST English (c) 2016. The Post Publishing Public Company Limited. All Rights Reserved.   As civilians in the Syrian city of Aleppo are battered by air strikes, ground offensives and shelling, what has happened to [...]

  • Oct 21 / 2016
  • Comments Off
Europe

Ban Ki Moon afirma que el alto el fuego en Alepo “no es suficiente”

  Siria.- Ban dice que el alto el fuego en Alepo “no es suficiente” y pide cumplir con la “responsabilidad de proteger“ 21 October 2016 Europa Press – Servicio Internacional Spanish Copyright 2016. Europa Press. MADRID, 21 Oct. (EUROPA PRESS) El secretario general de Naciones Unidas, Ban Ki Moon, ha aplaudido este jueves el alto [...]

  • Oct 03 / 2016
  • Comments Off
North America

Russia is winning the Syrian war

  Russia is winning the Syrian war by Crikey 611 words 3 October 2016 Crikey CRIKAU English (c) Copyright 2016 Private Media Partners Pty. Ltd. All Right Reserved.   It does not take much political imagination to get to the point where the situation in Syria, particularly the battle for Aleppo, should invoke the principle [...]

  • Sep 19 / 2016
  • Comments Off
Middle East

When R2P runs into ISIS

The Responsibility to Protect doctrine, adopted at the United Nations World Summit in 2005, is Canada’s gift to the community of nations. Thanks to the diplomatic overtures of then prime minister Paul Martin and other prominent Liberal politicians, thinkers and diplomats, the UN embraced the notion that the community of nations has an obligation to prevent genocide [...]

  • Sep 19 / 2016
  • Comments Off
North America

Despite high hopes, ‘responsibility to protect’ not yet fully operationalized – UN deputy chief

MIL OSI United Nations - Source: United Nations 2 Headline: Despite high hopes, ‘responsibility to protect’ not yet fully operationalized – UN deputy chief 6 September 2016 – The United Nations deputy chief said today that collective global action is needed to overcome barriers to implementation of States’ legal commitments to protect populations from atrocity crimes [...]

  • Sep 19 / 2016
  • Comments Off
Asia-Pacific

New Zealand statement: Informal Interactive Dialogue on the Responsibility to Protect

MIL OSI - Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade - Press Release/Statement: Headline: New Zealand statement: Informal Interactive Dialogue on the Responsibility to Protect Statement delivered by Nicole Roberton, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, 6 September 2016. Thank you Mr President, New Zealand aligns itself with the statement of the Group of Friends, [...]

Pages:1234567...102