This guide explains the
following topics: The sources of international law, The subjects of
international law, International institutions, The prohibition against the use
of force, Human Rights, International environmental law, The relationship
between international and national law, State responsibility, Feminist
perspectives on international law, Dispute settlement.
In this Council
Special Report, Scott G. Borgerson explores an important element of the maritime
policy regime: the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea. He examines
the international negotiations that led to the convention, as well as the
history of debates in the United States over whether to join it.
This note covers the following
topics: Mass Immigration and the Growing Threat of Terrorism, Troubled
Immigration and Refugee Systems, Balancing Liberty and Security in the New
Environment, The Challenge of Strengthening the Canada-US Border.
This publication is designed to provide a
brief overview of the broader international law framework in which counter-terrorism works. It is a short introduction which
aims to give a quick insight into the general principles of international law as well as the
basic elements of international criminal law, humanitarian law, refugee law and human rights law
which may be relevant in a counter-terrorism context.
Nations Office On Drugs and Crime
covers the following topics: Arbitrary arrest and detention, Children-at-risk, Entry / Exit, Freedom of
movement, Immigration Detention, Immigration control after entry, Persons with
disabilities, Reception, Right to seek asylum and Women-at-risk.