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Protecting Human Health from Climate Change: Legal Obligations and Avenues of Redress under International Law.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Apr 28; Vol. 19 (9). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 28.

Abstract: In this contribution, we explore how human health can be protected from climate change and its adverse effects by reliance on States' obligations under international law. We achieved this by reviewing the principal legal instruments that establish the ...

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Chapter 2. Harmonizing Human Rights and Bioethics: a corollary to globalization or a compliance to cultural identities?

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Source(s): Journal international de bioethique et d'ethique des sciences [J Int Bioethique Ethique Sci] 2020 Sep 14; Vol. Vol. 31 (1), pp. 21-30.

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Abstract: With the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, international law provides an effective reference source beyond the law of the States. This law has two specific characteristics. In the first place it is as much a law in relation with new technologies a...

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Do we have a right to an unmanipulated genome? The human genome as the common heritage of mankind.

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Source(s): Bioethics [Bioethics] 2020 Jan; Vol. 34 (1), pp. 41-48. Date of Electronic Publication: 2019 Jun 20.

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Abstract: The human genome is commonly regarded as a 'natural' connection between all human beings, as it has been handed down to us by our predecessors. As such, it is believed to represent common heritage of humanity, e.g. a resource of outstanding value that ...

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Indigenous ontology, international law and the application of the Convention to the over-representation of Indigenous children in out of home care in Canada and Australia.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Child abuse & neglect [Child Abuse Negl] 2020 Dec; Vol. 110 (Pt 1), pp. 104587. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Jun 15.

Abstract: This paper explores the efficacy of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (Convention, UN General Assembly, 1989) through the lens of the over-representation of First Nations children placed in out-of-home care in Canada and Aborigin...

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Enforcement of the right to medical care for patients staying abroad.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Wiadomosci lekarskie (Warsaw, Poland : 1960) [Wiad Lek] 2019; Vol. 72 (12 cz 2), pp. 2553-2557.

Abstract: Objective: Introduction: The right to health care is one of the fundamental human rights, at the same time the right to medical care is the main component of such right. The issue of medical care obtaining while staying in the territory of a foreign co...

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Protection of patients' rights in the european court of human rights.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Wiadomosci lekarskie (Warsaw, Poland : 1960) [Wiad Lek] 2018; Vol. 71 (6), pp. 1200-1206.

Abstract: Objective: Introduction: Currently, there is little attention paid to studying the characteristic features of the protection of patients' rights in the European Court of Human Rights, which is the fact determining the relevance of the scientific resear...

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The International Committee of the Red Cross and the protection of world war dead.

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Source(s): Forensic science international [Forensic Sci Int] 2021 Feb; Vol. 319, pp. 110648. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Dec 04.

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Abstract: The first Geneva Conventions were signed in 1864 and this initial effort to put humanity in war has since developed into a network of international conventions and customary rules which include the dead as a group that must be protected during and foll...

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Chapter 3. Medically assisted procreation and the protection of the embryo in vitro in international case law.

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Source(s): Journal international de bioethique et d'ethique des sciences [J Int Bioethique Ethique Sci] 2021; Vol. 32 (1), pp. 75-94.

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Abstract: After 30 years of development, the New Reproductive Technologies have not only been acknowledged as an acceptable method to alleviate human infertility but they must also be regarded as an example of the importance of techno science as a fundamental to...

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"Befogging reason, undermining will: Understanding the prohibition of sleep deprivation as torture and ill-treatment in international law.

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Source(s): Torture : quarterly journal on rehabilitation of torture victims and prevention of torture [Torture] 2019; Vol. 29 (2), pp. 11-22.

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Abstract: Background: Sleep deprivation is a prevalent method of psychological torture. However, difficulties in documentation have meant that it is not adequately appreciated by courts and other quasijudicial institutions such as UN treaty bodies.Method: This p...

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Protecting the human right to freedom of expression in international law.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of speech-language pathology [Int J Speech Lang Pathol] 2018 Feb; Vol. 20 (1), pp. 12-15. Date of Electronic Publication: 2017 Nov 10.

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Abstract: Since its inclusion in Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the right to freedom of opinion and expression has been protected in all of the relevant international human rights treaties. In international law, freedom to express opini...

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