Category Archives: United Nations

The roles and functions of private security companies in UN Peace Missions-a critical analysis

[Translate] The roles and functions of private security companies in UN Peace Missions-a critical analysis

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The Use of PMSCs by the United Nations in Times of Armed Conflict

[Translate] The Use of PMSCs by the United Nations in Times of Armed Conflict

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THE USE OF MERCENARIES AND THE VIOLATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN A CONTEXT OF CONFLICT

[Translate] NATIONAL MUN CONFERENCE 2017 LISBON  MODEL UNITED NATIONS THE USE OF MERCENARIES AND THE  VIOLATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN A CONTEXT OF CONFLICT

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United Nations and Private Military Companies: Impact of the Mercenary Norm

[Translate] United Nations and Private Military Companies: Impact of the Mercenary Norm

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The Status of Private Military Security Companies in United Nations Peacekeeping Operations under the International Law of Armed Conflict

[Translate] The Status of Private Military Security Companies in United Nations Peacekeeping Operations under the International Law of Armed Conflict  

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The United Nations and Private Security Companies: Responsibility in Conflict

[Translate] The United Nations and Private Security Companies: Responsibility in Conflict Steven Martin Abstract The international community is undergoing a transformation in the way that security is managed. The growth of the private security industry in this regard has not … Continue reading

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Equatorial Guinea: UN dispatches envoy amid reports of failed coup

[Translate] Equatorial Guinea: UN dispatches envoy amid reports of failed coup A UN envoy is to visit Equatorial Guinea next week as authorities there say they put down a coup last month. But information is scarce amid a social-media blackout. … Continue reading

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The Use of PMSCs by the United Nations in Times of Armed Conflict, Application of IHL and Responsibility Matters

[Translate] The Use of PMSCs by the United Nations in Times of Armed Conflict, Application of IHL and Responsibility Matters

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COMMENTS ON DRAFT GENERAL COMMENT 36 ON ARTICLE 6 OF THE INTERNATIONAL COVENANT ON CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS AS ADOPTED AT FIRST READING BY THE HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE IN JULY 2017 DURING ITS 120TH SESSION

[Translate] COMMENTS ON DRAFT GENERAL COMMENT 36 ON ARTICLE 6 OF THE INTERNATIONAL COVENANT ON CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS AS ADOPTED AT FIRST READING BY THE HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE IN JULY 2017 DURING ITS 120TH SESSION

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Illegal private security firms in Ghana worrying concern: UN Working Group on Mercenaries

[Translate] Illegal private security firms in Ghana worrying concern: UN Working Group on Mercenaries Source: Xinhua| 2017-12-21 00:58:51|Editor: yan GENEVA, Dec. 20 (Xinhua) — The number of illegal private security firms operating in Ghana, despite an existing law to regulate … Continue reading

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