Edited by Robert Kolb and Gloria Gaggioli
This fascinating Handbook explores the interplay between international human rights law and international humanitarian law, offering expert analysis on the increasingly complex issues surrounding their application in conflict areas across the world.
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- Chapter 1: The history of international human rights law
- Chapter 2: Human rights law and international humanitarian law between 1945 and the aftermath of the Teheran Conference of 1968
- Chapter 3: Theories on the relationship between international humanitarian law and human rights law
- Chapter 4: The position of individuals in public internationallaw through the lens of diplomatic protection:the principle and its transfiguration
- Chapter 5: The relationship between international human rights and humanitarian law: an overview
- Chapter 6: Extraterritorial application of the human rights tolife and personal liberty, including habeas corpus, during situations of armed conflict
- Chapter 7: Proportionality in the European Convention on Human Rights
- Chapter 8: Human rights obligations of non-state armed groups: a possible contribution from customary international law?
- Chapter 9: Positive obligations in human rights law during armed conflicts
- Chapter 10: Some reflections on the principle of humanity in its wide dimension
- Chapter 11: Specificities of human rights law and international humanitarian law regarding state responsibility
- Chapter 12: The quest for a non-conflictual coexistence of international human rights law and humanitarian law: which role for the lex specialis principle?
- Chapter 13: A lex favorabilis? Resolving norm conflicts between human rights law and humanitarian law
- Chapter 14: The law of occupation and human rights law: some selected issues
- Chapter 15: Humanitarian assistance to protect human rights and international humanitarian law
- Chapter 16: The prohibition of enforced disappearances: a meaningful example of a partial merger between human rights law and international humanitarian law
- Chapter 17: ‘Humanitarian rights’: how to ensure respect for human rights and humanitarian law in armed conflicts
- Chapter 18: Human rights law and international humanitarian law as limits for Security Council action
- Chapter 19: UN territorial administrations: between international humanitarian law and human rights law
- Chapter 20: International humanitarian law and human rights rules in agreements regulating or terminating an internal armed conflict
- Chapter 21: Universal human rights bodies and international humanitarian law
- Chapter 22: The Inter-American Court of Human Rights and international humanitarian law
- Chapter 23: The European Court of Human Rights and international humanitarian law
- Chapter 24: The African Union and international humanitarian law
- Chapter 25: A new World Court of Human Rights: a role for international humanitarian law?
- Chapter 26: The International Committee of the Red Cross and human rights law
- Chapter 27: The International Humanitarian Fact-Finding Commission and the law of human rights
- Chapter 28: Human rights in the context of international criminal law: respecting them and ensuring respect for them
- Chapter 29: Is there a need for new international humanitarian law implementation mechanisms?
- Chapter 30: Reparation for individual victims of armed conflict
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