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The impact of the Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention (International Labour Organization Convention n. 182) on the involvement of children in drug trafficking in Brazil
Concerned about the worst forms of child labour, the International Labour Organization (ILO) adopted, in 1999, Convention No. 182, which, complemented by Recommendation No. 190, defines the most hazardous forms of child ...
Business in development: diminishing human rights? Making the case for a human rights based approach to corporate social responsibility
This thesis takes as it’s point of departure the emergent opinion that the engagement of business is needed in order to reach development goals in the third world, and that corporate social responsibility (CSR) is increasingly ...
Searching for the right to education in the United States: the equality of quality educational opportunity
The United States Congress‘ failure to legislate a fundamental right to education, the Supreme Court‘s refusal to acknowledge such a right, and the country‘s unwillingness to commit itself to the education and future of ...
Forced marriage as a modern form of slavery
Forced marriage is an extremely controversial topic deeply rooted in Human Rights. It goes to the heart of debates on cultural relevancy acting as a visible fracture line in multicultural societies. This study explores how ...
Le trafic des enfants en Afrique de l'Ouest: quelles responsabilites et quelles solutions pour enrayer le phenomene?
A travers ce travail, nous abordons le phénomène du trafic d’enfants en Afrique de l’Ouest, du point de vue légal, tout en ne perdant pas de vue l’aspect socio-économique et culturel de la question. En prenant que pour ...
The European protection of childrens rights: the childs right to maintain personal relationships and direct contact with both parents in cases of abduction
The purpose of this thesis is to focus on the question of how to secure better protection of the child’s right to maintain personal relationships and direct contact with both parents in the cases of international parental ...