Our new article provides background information on the current violence in the county, recent developments and the main parties to the conflict in North and South Kivu, Ituri and Northern Katanga.
Our RULAC online portal provides a detail analysis of these conflicts, inculding information abour parties and applicable international law.
Our new publication addresses the direct responsibilities of business actors to respect and, in some circumstances, facilitate gender equality guarantees under international human rights law.
Our RULAC online portal provides a detailed analysis and legal classification of these NIACs, as well as information about parties to these conflicts and recent developments.
This War Report article provides detailed information about the history of this conflict, as well as recent developments.
Our new Research Brief Human Rights and Food Sustainability identifies a number of international human rights standards to take into accountwhen developing normative and policy frameworks governing food systems.
Our Senior Researcher Alice Priddy led a workshop in Kiev on the protection of persons with disabilities living in the occupied territories of Donetsk and Luhansk.
Scaling Up Nutrition
Our publication No One will be Left Behind and its recommendations have been widely cited in Mary Robinson 's speech at the United Nations Human Rights Council inter-sessional meeting on human rights and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Asian Development Bank
The article Engendering the Right to Food? International Human Rights Law, Food Security and the Rural Woman, written by our Senior Research Fellow Dr Joanna Bourke Martignoni, examines how United Nations human rights mechanisms address the role and status of rural women in the context of food security and the rights to food and land.
Our new article The Syrian Conflict: Nearing the End? provides an overview of the current situation in Syria, details the role and involvement of the various armed groups in the multiple and overlapping non-international armed conflicts that are taking place throughout the country, and maps foreign involvement of countries like the United States, Turkey, Iran or Russia in the international armed conflicts that are ongoing in Syria.
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The Rule of Law in Armed Conflicts project (RULAC) is a unique online portal that identifies and classifies all situations of armed violence that amount to an armed conflict under international humanitarian law.Read more >
The Weapons Law Encyclopedia (WLE) is a pioneering online compilation of information, accessible to non-specialists, on weapon technologies, the humanitarian impacts of their use, and their regulation under public international law.Read more >