The Geneva Convention

Dragon Magazine #19 - A/N/N/A/R/C/H/I/V/E

Dragon Magazine #19 - A/N/N/A/R/C/H/I/V/E

GenCon XI, by fifth GenCon, is now memory. It was an unusual GenCon, for a number of reasons. For the first time, GenCon was held on the beautiful campus of The Univ. of Wisconsin-MDG SHOWS ORIGINS (AND GENCON) HOW TO RUN A CONVENTION parkside, between Racine and Kenosha, WI, about 35 miles from the traditional Lake Geneva. The site was by far the best ever enjoyed by any GenCon. UW-Parkside ...

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he Untold Story: he World Jewish Congress Operation to ...

he Untold Story: he World Jewish Congress Operation to ...

Full 2014-66-1-2.indb 35Full 2014-66-1-2.indb 35 4/30/2015 1:40:59 PM4/30/2015 1:40:59 PM • • 2014 Vol. LXVI Nos. 1 & 2 35 he Untold Story: he World Jewish Congress Operation to Rescue Children in Portugal During the Holocaust Zohar Segev he inaugural convention of the World Jewish Congress (WJC), which was attended by 280 delegates from thirty-two countries, took place in Geneva in August ...

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C92 Accommodation of Crews Convention (Revised), 1949

C92 Accommodation of Crews Convention (Revised), 1949

C92 Accommodation of Crews Convention (Revised), 1949 Convention concerning Crew Accommodation on Board Ship (Revised 1949) (Note: Date of coming into force: 29:01:1953.) Description:(Convention) Convention:C092 Place:Geneva Session of the Conference:32 Date of adoption:18:06:1949 See the ratifications for this Convention Status: Other instrument The General Conference of the International ...

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ILO-Conventions C092 - Accommodation of Crews Convention ...

ILO-Conventions C092 - Accommodation of Crews Convention ...

ILO-Conventions C092 - Accommodation of Crews Convention (Revised), 1949 (No. 92) PREAMBLE The General Conference of the International Labour Organisation, Having been convened at Geneva by the Governing Body of the International Labour Office, and having met in its Thirty-second Session on 8 June 1949, and Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to the partial ...

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Informal Meeting of Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons ...

Informal Meeting of Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons ...

Convention on Conventional Weapons Geneva: 16 April 2016 Panel on Human Rights and Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems (LAWS) Comments by Christof Heyns, United Nations Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions (as finalised after the meeting) Madam Chair, excellences, ladies and gentlemen Let me first of all commend the CCW on having arranged this meeting and this ...

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No. 602 - United Nations

No. 602 - United Nations

No. 602 INTERNATIONAL LABOUR ORGANISATION Convention concerning equality of treatment for national and foreign workers as regards workmen's compen sation for accidents, adopted by the General Conference of the International Labour Organisation at its seventh session, Geneva, 5 June 1925, as modified by the Final Articles Revision Convention, 1946 English and French official texts communicated ...

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Trans-boundary Environmental Impact Assessment in the ...

Trans-boundary Environmental Impact Assessment in the ...

Trans-boundary Environmental Impact Assessment in the Mekong River Basin Truong Hong Tien Director of the Environmental Management Division Mekong River Commission WORKSHOP ON THE GLOBAL APPLICATION OF THE CONVENTION AND PROTOCOL 9 November 2016, Geneva, Switzerland. Presentation Outline 2 1 •Mekong River Basin and Commission 2 •Progress on TbEIA Development 3 • Application of TbEIA/SEA ...

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Meeting of the States Parties to the Convention on the ...

Meeting of the States Parties to the Convention on the ...

Mr. Júlio César Fontes Laranjeira Counsellor, Permanent Mission to the Conference on Disarmament, Permanent Mission, Geneva Mr. Marcos Antônio Horta Ferreira Col., Advisor’s Assistant to the Permanent Mission to the Conference on Disarmament, Geneva Mr. Newton Soares Santarossa Col., Project Manager, Ministry of Defence Ms. Ana Maria Tapajós Head of the Division of the International ...

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ECE/MP.PP/C.1/2011/2/Add.8 Economic and Social Council

ECE/MP.PP/C.1/2011/2/Add.8 Economic and Social Council

24 August 2011 Original: English Economic Commission for Europe Meeting of the Parties to the Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters Compliance Committee Thirty-first meeting Geneva, 22–25 February 2011 Report of the Compliance Committee on its thirty-first meeting Addendum Compliance by Ukraine with its ...

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Facts - Diakonia

Facts - Diakonia

Is forcible transfer a war crime? Deportation or transfer of a protected person is a grave breach of IHL. All grave breaches amount to war crimes and could be prosecuted as such.8 2014 8 Article 147, Fourth Geneva Convention (1949).

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Certificates of Service - es.mobilit.fgov.be

Certificates of Service - es.mobilit.fgov.be

Title: Certificates of Service Subject: Registration Form for all seafarers registrated in Belgium / Antwerpen ILO-convention No. 22-Art. 5 and 14, Geneva, 7-24 June ????

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Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW)

Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW)

Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW) Meeting of Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons Systems (LAWS) (Geneva, 11-15 April 2016) _____ NON PAPER MAPPING OF TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS Research into artificial intelligence (AI) was initiated in the 1950s, and has made considerable progress recently. The possibility of the first operational versions of autonomous transport vehicles ...

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Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996

Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996

CHAPTER I: NEW YORK CONVENTION AWARDS 44. Definition. 31 45. Power of judicial authority to refer parties to arbitration. 31 46. When foreign award binding. 31 47. Evidence. 32 48. Conditions for enforcement of foreign awards. 32 49. Enforcement of foreign awards. 33 50. Appealable orders. 33 51. Saving. 34 52. Chapter II not to apply. 34 CHAPTER II: GENEVA CONVENTION AWARDS 53. Interpretation ...

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ADJUDICATOR, ADVOCATE, OR SOMETHING IN BETWEEN? I. Secret ...

ADJUDICATOR, ADVOCATE, OR SOMETHING IN BETWEEN? I. Secret ...

ADJUDICATOR, ADVOCATE, OR SOMETHING IN BETWEEN? ... between; in fact, it was so rare that arbitrator misconduct was omitted as a ground for challenge from the 1927 Geneva Convention on the Execution of Foreign Arbitral Awards, the predecessor to the 1958 New York Convention. 21. But in the past two decades, the arbitration industry has grown in tandem with the surge in global trade and ...

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refugees - UNHCR

refugees - UNHCR

protocol r e l at i n g t o t h e status of Published by: refugees UNHCR Communications and Public Information Service P.O. Box 2500 1211 Geneva 2 Switzerland www.unhcr.org For information and inquiries, please contact: Communications and Public Information Service [email protected] c o n v e n t i o n a n d p r o t o c o l 1 Text of the 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees Text ...

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WarCrimes under the Rome Statute of the International ...

WarCrimes under the Rome Statute of the International ...

and Shipwrecked Members of Armed Forces at Sea, Geneva 12 August 1949. Convention (III) relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War, Geneva 12 August 1949. Convention (IV) relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War, Geneva 12 August 1949. 344 MaxPlanckUNYB7 (2003) against persons or property protected under the Geneva Conven­ tions. Grave breaches are particularly serious ...

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TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY IN MODERN MILITARY OPERATIONS

TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY IN MODERN MILITARY OPERATIONS

was acceptable in wartime; should be codified and recognised by states. The first great milestone in this process was the adoption in 1864, of the first Geneva convention which recognised the Red Cross as a neutral medical group, and gave protection to military and civilian medical personnel treating the sick and wounded. Over the next decade, there were further important initiatives, most ...

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World Engineers’ Convention 2011

World Engineers’ Convention 2011

World Engineers’ Convention 2011 Call for Papers Second announcement Deadline for abstract submission: January 15th, 2011 Engineers from around the world will gather in Geneva from 4-9 September 2011 for the fourth World Engineers’ Convention (WEC 2011). Under the title Engineers Power the World – Facing the Global Energy Challenge, WEC 2011 will focus on energy, one of the biggest ...

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The Moral Justification Against Torture

The Moral Justification Against Torture

Developed during the Korean War, the SERE program trained U.S. soldiers to endure captivity by enemies who didn’t adhere to the Geneva Convention. Moreover, this came as direct result of captured American G.I.s forced to give false confessions on Korean Television. 4 However, the

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CITES and trade in snake skins - UNCTAD | Home

CITES and trade in snake skins - UNCTAD | Home

Southeast Asian python skins 17-18 October 2013 Geneva, Switzerland CITES Secretariat . 2 CITES • Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora • Purpose: ensure that wild fauna and flora in international trade are not exploited unsustainably 180 Parties 35,000 species . 3 Snakes in CITES Appendix II • Export, re-export and import of live and dead snakes ...

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The balance between the principle of the best interest of ...

The balance between the principle of the best interest of ...

O desejo de se tornar 1 ... On 20 November 2014, various initiatives took place all over the world to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (hereinafter CRC Convention). In Geneva, a high-level event was organized by a child rights coalition led by Plan , gatheringover 200 representatives fromcivil society, States’ permanent missions and UN agencies ...

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Geneva Dialogue on Climate Finance Bulletin

Geneva Dialogue on Climate Finance Bulletin

Convention through a series of four workshops known as “the Convention Dialogue,” which continued until COP 13. BALI ROADMAP: COP 13 and COP/MOP 3 took place in December 2007 in Bali, Indonesia. Negotiations resulted in the adoption of the Bali Action Plan (decision 1/CP.13), which established the AWG-LCA with a mandate to focus

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International humanitarian law - JEP

International humanitarian law - JEP

International Armed Conflicts (Protocol II), 8 June 1977 Additional Protocol III (AP III) Protocol additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and relating to the Adoption of an Additional Distinctive Emblem (Protocol III), 8 December 2005 1977 Additional Protocols Additional Protocols I and II Amended Protocol II to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons Protocol II to the ...

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CONVENTION ON THE INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION OF RIGHTS IN ...

CONVENTION ON THE INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION OF RIGHTS IN ...

CONVENTION ON THE INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION OF RIGHTS IN AIRCRAFT SIGNED AT GENEVA ON 19 JUNE 1948 Entry into force: The Convention entered into force on 17 September 1953. Status: 91 Parties. State Date of signature Date of deposit of instrument of ratification, adherence or succession Entry into force Algeria 10 August 1964 8 November 1964 Angola 24 February 1998 25 May 1998 Argentina 19 ...

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A DISH BEST NOT SERVED AT ALL: HOW FOREIGN MILITARY WAR ...

A DISH BEST NOT SERVED AT ALL: HOW FOREIGN MILITARY WAR ...

war provide a framework for defining and prosecuting war crimes. Part IV examines the existing and proposed systems of U.S. and inter-national law to show how the authority to prosecute would still be misused, and how Homma would have fared no better today. These systems include the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ), the procedural provisions of the Third Geneva Convention and Protocol I ...

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Biological Weapons - United Nations Office at Geneva

Biological Weapons - United Nations Office at Geneva

biological weapons (BW) and toxins • Ban on BW use in Geneva Protocol + Final Declaration of 4th Review Conference (1996) • 1993 Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) • Comprehensive ban on development, production, possession, and use of chemical weapons (CW) • The definition of chemical weapon also includes toxins • Links up with the BWC. The BW threat spectrum • War scenarios ...

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THE BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION - un.org

THE BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS CONVENTION - un.org

(Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction”,1 the Convention was negotiated by the Conference of the Committee on Disarmament in Geneva, Switzerland.

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APPENDICES 1. TABLES OF UN SECURITY COUNCIL RESOLUTIONS ...

APPENDICES 1. TABLES OF UN SECURITY COUNCIL RESOLUTIONS ...

This Appendix consists of tables of pertinent UN Security Council resolutions respecting Palestine in general (section I), the applicability of the Fourth Geneva Convention to the Occupied Palestinian Territory (section II), Jerusalem (section III), and Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (section IV). This Appendix was prepared by the Permanent Observer Mission of ...

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The Governments of the Republic of Finland and the Kingdom ...

The Governments of the Republic of Finland and the Kingdom ...

According to Article II of the Convention on the Non-fortification and Neutralisation of the Aland Islands (signed at Geneva, October 20, 1921), "the territorial sea of the Aland Islands are considered to extend for a distance of three nautical miles from the low-water mark in the islands, islets, and reefs not permanently submerged." In ...

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ALLIANCE BULLETI N - Framework Convention Alliance

ALLIANCE BULLETI N - Framework Convention Alliance

NGO BRIEFING ON THE REVISED CHAIR’S TEXT We appeal to governments not to race 13:00—14:00 Salle XXIII Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Geneva, Switzerland In what has become FCA tradition, the death clock was again formally unveiled at the start of the INB negoti ations yesterday. While a requiem played, four NGO represe n-tatives carried a coffin sy mbolizing the more than 13 ...

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