Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949 and their Additional Protocols of 1977 and 2005

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[pdf_attachment file=”1″ name=”THE GENEVA  CONVENTIONS  OF 12 AUGUST 1949 – FULL TEXT”] [pdf_attachment file=”1″ name=”SUMMARY OF  THE GENEVA CONVENTIONS  OF 12 AUGUST 1949  AND THEIR ADDITIONAL PROTOCOLS”] In time of war, certain humanitarian rules must be observed, even with regard to the enemy. These rules are set out mainly in the four Geneva Conventions of […]

The Sendai Framework

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[pdf_attachment file=”1″ name=”click here to download the The Sendai Framework”] The Sendai Framework is a followup to the Hyogo Framework for Action. The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 was adopted by UN Member States on 18 March 2015 at the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture, […]

Hyogo Framework for Action

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[pdf_attachment file=”1″ name=”click here to download the Hyogo Framework for Action”] One of the lesser discussed topics at MUN is disaster management and the prevention of disasters, however, it plays a vital role in may topics that are discussed, whether it be social, economical or political. the Hyogo Framework for Action is one of the […]

Lusaka Deceleration

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[pdf_attachment file=”1″ name=”Click here to find the Lusaka Deceleration”] Even though the UN resolutions and global treaties on racism such as the CERD are well known the Lusaka Deceleration of the commonwealth is lesser known, The Lusaka Declaration on the Commonwealth on Racism and Racial Prejudice (short: the Lusaka Declaration) was a declaration of the […]