HUMAN RIGHTS AND ATROCITY CRIMES PREVENTION:
Human rights and atrocity crimes prevention
Human rights and atrocity crimes prevention
Study: Civil Law - 9. semester
Commercial Law - 9. semester
Constitutional-Administrative - 9. semester
Criminal Law - 9. semester
International Law - 9. semester
The European Union Law - 9. semester
Code: 191362
ECTS: 4.0
Course coordinators: doc. dr. sc. Mario Krešić
doc. dr. sc. Barbara Preložnjak
Exam dates:
  • 27. 01. 2020.
  • 10. 02. 2020.
  • 20. 04. 2020.
  • 01. 06. 2020.
  • 15. 06. 2020.
  • 29. 06. 2020.
  • 31. 08. 2020.
  • 14. 09. 2020.
Exam registration: Studomat
Basic data
Human rights and atrocity crimes prevention Civil Law - 9. semester
Commercial Law - 9. semester
Constitutional-Administrative - 9. semester
Criminal Law - 9. semester
International Law - 9. semester
The European Union Law - 9. semester
4.0 191362
Lecturer in charge Consultations Location
doc. dr. sc. Mario Krešić

Wednesday 10 am

 

On 13 November: at 11:00

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 303
doc. dr. sc. Barbara Preložnjak

Tuesdays 12:00 am

Trg Republike Hrvatske 3, room 303
Literature
Framework of Analysis for Atrocity Crimes: A tool for Prevention; United Nations (2014), str. 1-33
A. Bellamy; R2P in theory and practice; in: A. Bellamy and T. Dunn (eds), The Oxford handbook of the Responsibility to Protect, Oxford University Press (2016), str. 3-16
UN General Assembly: Report of the Secretary-General (A/63/677); Implementing the responsibility to protect; (2009), str. 1-33
UN General Assembly: Report of the Secretary-General (A/64/864); Early warning, assessment and the responsibility to protect; (2010), str. 1-8
UN General Assembly, Security Council: Report of the Secretary-General (A/67/929-S/2013/399); Responsibility to protect: State responsibility and prevention; (2013), str. 1-17
UN General Assembly, Security Council: Report of the Secretary-General (A/70/999-S/2016/620); Mobilizing collective action: the next decade of the responsibility to protect; (2016), str. 1-16
a) UN Secretary General s Human Rights up Front Action Plan: A summary for staff b) Connecting the dots: Adding an atrocity prevention lens to the Universal Periodic Review, advocacy paper (2017, 1-6 str.) c) Atrocity Prevention Project research materials: Response framework, Summary and update of the project, Inter Office arrangement on cooperation on the project, Methodological guidelines for the study authors (1-7 str); https://undg.org/human-rights/undg-guidance-note-on-human-rights/annex-b-human-rights-up-front-support-mechanisms/
Global Centre for Responsibility to Protect Country situation specific readings: Burundi, Central African Republic, Cote d Ivoire, Guinea, Kenya, Myanmar, South Sudan, Syria.; http://www.globalr2p.org
A. Bellamy and T. Dunne (eds.); The Oxford handbook of the Responsibility to Protect, 2016; Oxford University Press (2016)
Cecilia Jacob, Martin Mennecke (eds.); Implementing the Responsibility to Protect: A Future Agenda; Routledge (2020)
Description
Exam dates
27. 01. 2020.
10. 02. 2020.
20. 04. 2020.
01. 06. 2020.
15. 06. 2020.
29. 06. 2020.
31. 08. 2020.
14. 09. 2020.
Detailed data
Cognitive Skills:

After having successfully completed the course students will be able to:

1. assess the risk degree of mass atrocity crimes in particular societies and the importance of legal measures in preventing them;

2. evaluate the practical effects of legal and other measures taken in particular societies,

3. select additional legal and other useful measures.

Practical and Generic Skills:

After having successfully completed the course, students will increase:

1. ability to identify and summarise key facts and elements:

2. ability to systematically and coherently argument their standpoints;

3. ability of legal reasoning

Matching Assessments to Learning Outcomes:

Learning outcomes are tested by an oral examination.

Oral examination is graded with the grades Insufficient (1) - Excellent (5). Final grade is determined on the basis of the grade for oral examination.