International Organizations and Relations

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Amici, M. and  D. Cepiku, Performance Management in International Organizations, 2020
This book provides a multilevel system analysis of performance in the production of global public goods, as well as a tailored analysis of the specific features of performance management systems in international organizations. The book compares performance management systems across a number of in
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International Relations
The scope of the academic field of International Relations encompasses a variety of subjects, such as international and regional peace and security, international organizations, nuclear proliferation, globalization, nationalism, state sovereignty, human rights, economic development, intervention,
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International Organizations
Legal Definition of an International Organization An international organization can be defined, following the International Law Commission, as an 'organization established by a treaty or other instrument governed by international law and possessing its own international legal personalit
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League of Nations
The League of Nations was the forerunner of the United Nations. It was established under the Treaty of Versailles, the peace treaty that formally ended World War I. The Treaty of Versailles was signed on 28 June 1919. Part I of the Versailles Treaty, i.e.
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Other|European flags in Brussels-Beyond the Westphalian Paradigm|Peace Palace Library
The European Union is a political and economic union of 27 member states that are located primarily in Europe. It has an area of 4,475,757 km2 (1,728,099 sq mi), and an estimated population of over 510 million.
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United Nations | Research Guide
The United Nations is an international organization, founded in 1945. It was established to promote a set of global values: peace and security, self-determination of peoples, social progress and development, and human dignity.
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Plouffe-Malette, K., Moralité publique des droits de la personne au droit de l'OMC, Bruxelles, Bruylant, 2020.
Après avoir fait le bilan de l'expérience du système international de promotion et de protection des droits de l'homme et du système de l'OMC, cet ouvrage propose de prendre en compte les enseignements de la jurisprudence des droits de l'homme pour tenter de résoudre certaines lacunes identifiées
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Droesse, G., Membership in International Organizations. Paradigms of Membership Structures, Legal Implications of Membership and the Concept of International Organization, 2020.
This book proposes that fundamental concepts of institutional law need to be rethought and revised. Contrary to conventional wisdom, international organizations do not need to have members, and the members do not need to be states and international organizations.