Slovak Yearbook of International Law

Vol. IV (2014)

ISBN  978-80-89640-01-0

 

Vol. IV (2014)

Key words: Public International Law, moral cosmopolitanism, universalism of human rights, global justice, global democracy, reform of the United Nations, Peoples´ Assembly, Global Resources Dividend, currency transaction tax/Tobin Tax.   Abstract: The article presents an inspiring stream of...
Key words: European Union, CSDP, military operations, human rights, crisis management, peace operations Abstract: In the last 15 years, the European Union continuously developed its operational capabilities and increased its role as security player, having launched since 2003 more than twenty...
Key words: Hungary, Slovakia, Gabčíkovo-Nagymaros, EU, Peaceful Settlement of Disputes, Negotiations, ICJ, ECJ,Article 259 TFEU Abstract: The paper takes a look at the current state of negotiations between Hungary and Slovakia following the judgment of the International Court of Justice of 25...
Keywords: Human rights in Africa, Southern African Development Community, acts of international organization and responsibility of its members, extraterritorial application of human rights treaties Abstract: A land reform in Zimbabwe and accompanying compulsory acquisition of property were held...
Key words: international law, criminal law, court, tribunal, crimes, prosecution, effectiveness, judges, Islamic law, prosecution. Abstract: The article deals with an effective means to punish criminals in accordance with international law. The subject of research is the comparison of...
Key words: international terrorism, the UN Security Council, counter-terrorism regimes, Al Qaida Sanctions Committee, listing and delisting process, sanctions list, the UN Ombudsperson, due process standards Abstract: Within the framework of the counter-terrorism measures, the UN Security Council...
Abstract: The Outer Space Treaty unlike The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of 1982 does not mention the exclusive jurisdiction of the state of registration in relation to the ships on the sea. Apart from the general regulation contained in the Outer Space Treaty there are the Space...
Key words: Direct participation in hostilities, continuous combat function, international humanitarian law, principle of distinction. Abstract: This article outlines the contours of the notion of direct participation in hostilities with emphasis on the specific conditions relative to the status of...
Key words: arms trade, conventional arms, disarmament, arms diversion, arms brokering, genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes, terrorism Abstract: The paper examines the Arms Trade Treaty´s final text with the overall evaluation of its loopholes that might lower the potential of the treaty...
Key words: Montevideo Convention, Statehood, Climate Change, State Territory, State Continuity, Maldives, Artificial Island, Cession, Dissolution Abstract: This study analyses the concept of statehood, since this concept can be regarded as cornerstone of international public law system as such....

 

Editor-in-chief

  • Metod Špaček
 

Editorial Board

  • Peter Klanduch
  • Milan Kollár
  • Dagmar Lantajová
  • Katarína Šmigová
  • Metod Špaček

 

Advisory Board

  • Gerhard Hafner
  • Dalibor Jílek
  • Stephen McCaffrey
  • Pavel Šturma
  • Peter Tomka