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close this bookLaw in Humanitarian Crises, Volume I : How Can International Humanitarian Law be made Effective in Armed Conflicts? (ECHO)
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View the documentIntroduction
close this folderThe Laws of War: Problems of Implementation in Contemporary Conflicts
View the documentI. Introduction
close this folderII. Implementation Provisions and Mechanisms
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View the document1. From 1899 to the Second World War
View the document2. The Post-Second World War Trials
View the document3. The Post-1945 Conventions: General
View the document4. The Post-1945 Conventions: Humanitarian, Monitoring and Fact-Pinding Tasks
View the document5. The Post-1945 Conventions: Punishment and Compensation
View the document6. Other Mechanisms of Implementation
View the document7. The Involvement of the United Nations
View the document8. The International Court of Justice
close this folderIII. Problems of Implementation in Wars since 1980
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View the document1. Iran-Iraq War 1980-88
View the document2. The 1990-91 Gulf Conflict
View the document3. The Wars in the Former Yugoslavia since 1991
View the document4. Civil War and Humanitarian Intervention in Somalia 1992-95
View the document5. International Conference, Geneva, August-September 1993
View the document6. Rwanda 1994
close this folderIV. General Issues
View the document1. Woodrow Wilson's Dilemma in 1914
View the document2. Successors' Responses to illegal Acts of Previous Regimes
View the document3. One Alternative Vision
close this folderV. Summary and Conclusions
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View the document1. Realist and Idealist Images of the Laws of War
View the document2. Still a World of States
View the document3. Humanitarianism as a Substitute for Policy
View the document4. Application to Non-International Conflicts
View the document5. Mines
View the document6. Limits of Compliance Provisions
View the document7. Trials
View the document8. International Criminal Court
View the document9. Reparations
View the document10. The United Nations
View the document11. Barbarians?
View the document12. A Set of Professional Military Standards?
View the document13. Need to Keep Our Own Houses in Order
View the document14. The Relation between Ius in Bello and Ius ad Bellum
View the document15. Taking Implementation Seriously
close this folderThe Implementation of International Humanitarian Law in the Framework of United Nations Peace-keeping Operations
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View the documentI. The United Nations and Humanitarian Law
View the documentII. The failure of the UN in Constituting Enforcement Instruments and the Practice of the Security Council of Authorizing Enforcement Action by States
View the documentIII. The Law of International Armed Conflicts and UN Enforcement Operations Under Chapter VII
View the documentIV. The Alternative Experience of Peace-keeping Operations
View the documentV. The 1994 Convention on the Safety of United Nations Personnel as an Instrument Proscribing Attacks Against United Nations Missions in the Framework of Ius ad Bellum and the Contextual Recognition of the Applicability of Ius in Bello
View the documentVI. The Applicability of International Humanitarian Law to Peace-keeping Operations in the Light of General Instruments of International Law
View the documentVII. The Practice of Specific Instruments Concerning the Applicability of International Humanitarian Law in Peace-keeping Operations
View the documentVIII. A Conclusion in the Light of the 1994 Convention on the Safety of United Nations Personnel
close this folderInternational Humanitarian Law and the Law of Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons
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View the documentI. Introduction
close this folderII. The Inadequacy of International Refugee Law in Situations of Armed Conflict
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View the document1. The Need for Reconsidering the Refugee Definitions in International Law
View the document2. The Need for Improving the Substantive Rights of Refugees in Situations of Armed Conflict
View the document3. The Need for Improving International Co-operation with Regard to Refugees from Situations of Armed Conflict
View the document4. The Need for Further Consideration of International Action in Favour of Refugees from Situations of Armed Conflict
close this folderIII. The Inadequacy of International Law in Respect of Internally Displaced Persons
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View the document1. Existing Norms of International Law Applying to Internally Displaced Persons
View the document2. The Lacunae of International Law in Respect of Internally Displaced Persons
View the document3. Possible Ways of Improving the Legal Situation of Internally Displaced Persons
View the document4. The Need for Further Consideration of International Action in Favour of Internally Displaced Persons
close this folderIV. The Need for Comprehensive Approaches
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View the document1. Overcoming the Differentiation Between Externally Displaced Persons (Refugees) and Internally Displaced Persons
View the document2. Overcoming the Still Existing Differentiation in International Law as Regards Norms Applicable Before, During and After Situations of Armed Conflicts Resulting in Forced Movements of Persons
View the documentV. Conclusions and Recommendations
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View the documentAbbreviations

Abbreviations

ACDI

Agence Canadienne pour le dloppement

ACR

Agence centrale de recherches

AFDI

Annuaire francais de droit international

AG

Assemblgrale

AJIL

American Journal of International Law

APRONUC

Autoritrovisoire des Nations Unies au Cambodge

BPEAR

Bureau of Placement and Education of African Refugees

CDI

Commission de droit international des Nations Unies

CG

Convention de Gen

CICR

Comitnternational de la Croix-Rouge

CIJ

Cour internationale de Justice / Commission internationale de juristes

CIMA

Centre pour l'indndance des magistrate et des avocets

CS

Conseil de srit/TD>

CSCE

Conference on Security and Co-operation in Europe / Confnce pour la sritt la cooption en Europe

DIDH

Droit international des Droits de l'Homme

DIH

Droit international humanitaire

EC

European Community

ECHO

European Community Humanitarian Office

ECOSOC

Economic and Social Council

EJIL

European Journal of International Law

ENMOD

Convention Environmental Modification Convention

EXCOM

Execut Committee

FIDH

Fration Internationale des Ligues des Droits de l'Homme

FMLN

Frente Farabundo Marti pare la Liberaciacional

FORPRONU

Force de protection des Nations Unies

GC

Geneva Convention

HCR

Haut Commissariat des Nations Unies pour les rgi

ICJ

International Court of Justice

ICRC

International Committee of the Red Cross

IHD

Association des Droits de l'Homme de Turquie

ILA

International Law Association

ILC

International Law Commission

MICIVIH

UN-OAS International Civilian Mission to Haiti

MINUAH

Mission des Nations Unies en Haiti

MINUGUA

Mission de vfication des Nations Unies des Droits de l'Homme au Guatemala

NATO

North Atlantic Treaty Organization

NU

Nations Unies

OAS

Organization of American States

OAU

Organization of African Unity

ODA

Overseas Development Agency

OEA

Organisation des Etats amcains

OMS

Organisation mondiale de la sant/TD>

ONG

Organisation(s) non gouvernementale(s)

ONU

Organisation des Nations Unies

ONUC

Option des Nations Unies pour le rblissement de la confiance en Croatie

ONUSAL

United Nations Observer Mission in El Salvador

ONUSOM

Option des Nations Unies en Somalie

OSCE

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe / Organisation pour la sritt la cooption en Europe

OTAN

Organisation du traite l'Atlantique du Nord

OUA

Organisation de l'unitfricaine

PAM

Programme alimentaire mondial

PNUD

Programme des Nations Unies pour le dloppement

POW

Prisoner of War

RBDI

Revue beige de droit international

RGDIP

Revue grale de droit international public

RICR

Revue internationale de la Croix-Rouge

SIDA

Swedish International Development Agency

SOFA

Model Status of Forces Agreement

TPI

Tribunal Pl International

UE

Union europne

UK

United Kingdom

UN

United Nations

UNAMIR

United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda

UNAVEM

United Nations Angola Verification Mission

UNCIVAFF

United Nations Civil Affairs

UNCIVPOL

United Nations Civilian Police

UNCRO

United Nations Confidence Restoration Operation in Croatia

UNEF

United Nations Emergency Force

UNESCO

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

UNFICYP

United Nations Peace-keeping Force in Cyprus

UNHCR

United Nations High Commissoner for Refugees

UNICEF

United Nations Children's Fund

UNIFIL

United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon

UNMIH

United Nations Mission in Haiti

UNMOT

United Nations Mission of Observers in Tajikistan

UNO

United Nations Organization

UNOMIL

United Nations Observer Mission in Liberia

UNOSOM

United Nations Operation in Somalia

UNPROFOR

United Nations Protection Force

UNTSO

United Nations Truce Supervision Organization

URSS

Union des Rbliques Socialistiques Soviques

USA

United States of America

USAID

United States Agency for International Development

VJIL

Virginia Journal of International Law

European Commission
Commission europne

Law in humanitarian crises
Volume I: How can international humanitarian law be made effective in armed conflicts?

Le droit face aux crises humanitaires
Volume I: De l'efficacitu droit international humanitaire dans les conflits arm

Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities
Luxembourg: Office des publications officielles des Communauteuropnes

1995—384 p. - 16.2 x 22.9 cm

Vol. I: ISBN 92-827-533X-7
Vol. I to/I: 92-827-5337-9

Price (excluding VAT) in Luxembourg - Prix au Luxembourg (TVA exclue):
Vol. I: ECU 10
Vol. I to/I: ECU 18