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The Haitian women are not just victims : an analysis of the human rights situation for the Haitian women, and a discussion of the focus on the Haitian women and the state of Haiti as weak, rather than agents of change
In the aftermath of natural disasters, there is a tendency to perceive women only as victims particularly in developing countries. It is true that the women are usually hit the hardest during and after natural disasters; ...
Women at work: taking a gender approach to business and human rights framework
This thesis aims to address the „gender‟ question within the business and human rights discourse. The main question to be addressed is whether, and to what extent, the present business and human rights discussion takes ...
Conflict-related sexual violence : the darker side of the history and the untold herstory of conflicts under international human rights law
Conflict-Related Sexual Violence (CRSV) has been recognised as a selfstanding crime that can threaten international security and impede the restoration of a sustainable international peace. Even though it is punishable ...
The impact of biometric systems at EU outside borders on the human rights of irregular migrating women
At first glance, new technologies seem to be the ideal solution for a lot of issues. Namely, technology has been providing the EU border management to be able to cope with the vast number of irregular migrants arriving ...
Deconstructing the business and human rights phenomenon through the gender lens : a case study of gender equality in the workplace in Slovenia
Since inclusivity has proven to have a positive effect on economy, the principles of non-discrimination and equality play a major role in the newly emerging field of business and human rights. Considering gender as a ...
Defending human rights in Colombia: the battle of Rios Vivos Antioquia Movement against the Hidroituango dam
The construction of the Hidroituango- the largest dam in Colombia- has produced serious environmental and social impact on the population surrounding the project. That is why inhabitants affected by the dam founded the ...