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15 October 2014

SHARES News Items Overview: 16 September 2014-15 October 2014


This is our News Items Overview of 16 September 2014-15 October 2014, a summary of recent news relating to shared responsibility. (more…)


6 October 2014

Global health issues and shared state responsibility? The case of Ebola


The current Ebola outbreak in West Africa is illustrative of a global health issue which requires collective global action. The rapid spread of the virus is alarming health experts. At the time of writing, the number of reported deaths has reached more than 3,338, and the virus could spread even further across borders. States that are most affected are Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, but Ebola cases have also been reported in Nigeria, Senegal, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Calls for concerted action and international assistance (more…)


15 September 2014

SHARES News Items Overview: 16 August 2014-15 September 2014


This is our News Items Overview of 16 August 2014-15 September 2014, a summary of recent news relating to shared responsibility. (more…)


15 August 2014

SHARES News Items Overview: 16 July 2014-15 August 2014


This is our News Items Overview of 16 July 2014-15 August 2014, a summary of recent news relating to shared responsibility. (more…)


19 July 2014

Dutch Court holds the Netherlands responsible for 300 Srebrenica deaths, and sets limits to future claims

UNPROFOR Dutchbat headquarters in Potočari

On 16 July 2014, the District Court of The Hague issued a decision holding the Dutch State responsible with regards to the death of about 300 men, who were killed following their eviction from a compound near Srebrenica where Dutch peacekeepers of UNPROFOR (Dutchbat) were stationed before evacuating it in July 1995. (more…)


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