ELIMINATING SEXISM IN WAR & PEACE: GENDER NEUTRALITY IN CONFLICT AND POST-CONFLICT SITUATIONS  

Our team member, Shrutica Pandey, writes on the intersection of two of her areas of academic expertise- conflict and feminism. It was almost four decades ago, that the need was felt for an agenda concerning women, peace and security. Since then, to date, the agenda has now been internationally recognised. Brought about as a tool … Continue reading ELIMINATING SEXISM IN WAR & PEACE: GENDER NEUTRALITY IN CONFLICT AND POST-CONFLICT SITUATIONS  

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Examining ICC Jurisdiction in the Rohingya Crisis

Purbasha is a fourth year student, pursing constitutional law, at National University of Study and Research in Law, Ranchi. Myanmar has always been plagued by civil war and accompanying human rights violations throughout its troubled history since 1962 when the then military under General Ne Win staged a coup and overthrew the democratically elected government … Continue reading Examining ICC Jurisdiction in the Rohingya Crisis

Understanding the Syrian Crisis and International Issues Involved

This piece has been authored by Ms. Bhawna Shraddha and Ms. Ekta Bharti, fifth year students pursuing criminal law at National University of Study and Research in Law, Ranchi Photograph by George Ourfalian The conflict in Syria which began in 2011 as a small revolt against the presidential system, shows no sign of culmination even … Continue reading Understanding the Syrian Crisis and International Issues Involved

Extrajudicial killings in Bangladesh and Justice under International Law

Siddharth Lamba, a fourth year student pursuing international law at NUSRL, puts to paper the complexities involved in extrajudicial killings and a possible solution that international law has to offer. On May 26, 2018 Ayesha Begum wife of Ekramul Haque received four phone calls from her husband, which were automatically recorded in her smartphone. This … Continue reading Extrajudicial killings in Bangladesh and Justice under International Law

Green Justice: ICC Prosecutions in Light of Environmental Destruction During Armed Conflicts

While pollutants recognise no jurisdictional boundaries and, therefore, constitute a threat to people everywhere, there has been little effort to utilise criminal sanctions within the framework of international law to control them.