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The Kampala Convention and its Contributions to International Law: Legal Analyses and Interpretations of the African Union Convention on the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons

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ISBN13: 9789462361027
Published: April 2014
Publisher: Eleven International Publishing
Country of Publication: The Netherlands
Format: Hardback
Price: £87.50



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This book examines the African Union Convention on the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons (hereafter Kampala Convention) which entered into force on 6 December 2012. The book sets out the shortcomings of international law relating to internal displacement, more specifically the 'protection gap'. The author shows how the Kampala Convention not only fills 'the protection gap' that exists in international law, but also how it contributes to the overall development of norms in international, regional and national laws, governing internal displacement. The book is of interest to scholars interested in international law and human rights.

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Subjects:
Public International Law
Contents:
Foreword
Introduction
Documents
1. Introduction
2. Conceptualization of Internal Displacement
3. The Current Situations and Patterns of Displacement in Africa
4. Prevention of Internal Displacement under the Kampala Convention
5. Protection during Displacement
6. Durable Solutions to Internal Displacement
Annexure 1
African Union Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons in Africa (Kampala Convention) Preamble
Annexure 2
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
Annexure3
Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.