Category Archives: Human Rights

Guns for Hire, Death on Demand: The Permissibility of U.S. Outsourcing of Drone Attacks to Civilian Surrogates of the Armed Forces and Challenges to Traditional Just War Theory

[Translate] Guns for Hire, Death on Demand: The Permissibility of U.S. Outsourcing of Drone Attacks to Civilian Surrogates of the Armed Forces and Challenges to Traditional Just War Theory

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Deterring Militarized Commerce: The Prospect of Liability for Privatized Human Rights Abuses

[Translate] Deterring Militarized Commerce: The Prospect of Liability for Privatized Human Rights Abuses

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Trump and the PISS Industry

[Translate] Published on March 1st, 2017 | by David Isenberg Trump and the PISS Industry  by David Isenberg Given his reputation as an allegedly successful businessman before being elected president, it should come as no surprise that Donald Trump favors … Continue reading

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Privatization of the war on drugs in Mexico and Colombia: limiting the application of humanitarian law and endangering human rights

[Translate] Privatization of the war on drugs in Mexico and Colombia: limiting the application of humanitarian law and endangering human rights

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Outsourcing Law Reform in Developing Countries to Private Contractors: A Human Rights Perspective

[Translate] Outsourcing Law Reform in Developing Countries to Private Contractors: A Human Rights Perspective

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Privatization without regulation: The human rights risks of private military and security companies (PMSCS) in Mexico

[Translate] Privatization without regulation: The human rights risks of private military and security companies (PMSCS) in Mexico

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Norm Proxy War and Resistance Through Outsourcing: The Dynamics of Transnational Human Rights Contestation

[Translate] Norm Proxy War and Resistance Through Outsourcing: The Dynamics of Transnational Human Rights Contestation

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Regulation of the Private Military and Security Sector: Is the UK Fulfilling its Human Rights Duties?

[Translate] Regulation of the Private Military and Security Sector: Is the UK Fulfilling its Human Rights Duties?

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PRIVATIZATION OF WAR: IMPACT ON HUMAN RIGHTS

[Translate] Panel Event Thursday 21 July 2016 Conference Room 3, United Nations Headquarters, New York PRIVATIZATION OF WAR: IMPACT ON HUMAN RIGHTS How does PMSC activity affect the right of peoples to self-determination? In the context of PMSC activity, how … Continue reading

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Panel Event December 2015: Regulation of private military and security companies

[Translate] Panel Event December 2015: Regulation of private military and security companies Discussion to cover, inter alia: Do regulations in your focus country/countries cover military activity? Do they cover activity abroad? What is entailed in licensing, authorization and registration of … Continue reading

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