Advanced

Medskyldig till folkmord? En studie om internationella samfundets inblandning i folkmordet i Rwanda 1994.

Tilling, Magdalena (2009)
Human Rights Studies
Abstract
The Rwandan genocide 1994 was a well-planned and ethnic based act that killed

approximately 900 000 people. The UN and the colonial powers are getting much attention

and are worldly discussed about the failure of interference before and during the genocide. In

this study the history of colonial Rwanda will be analyzed and the UN relation will be

discussed. This will be done by examining how the colonial powers have affected Rwanda

through history and how the UN have responded upon the challenges towards Human Rights.

Questions about accountability and failure will also be discussed and analyzed. This has been

done by analyzing highly reliable documents and books by NGOs and scholars. The purpose

of this paper is to acknowledge the... (More)
The Rwandan genocide 1994 was a well-planned and ethnic based act that killed

approximately 900 000 people. The UN and the colonial powers are getting much attention

and are worldly discussed about the failure of interference before and during the genocide. In

this study the history of colonial Rwanda will be analyzed and the UN relation will be

discussed. This will be done by examining how the colonial powers have affected Rwanda

through history and how the UN have responded upon the challenges towards Human Rights.

Questions about accountability and failure will also be discussed and analyzed. This has been

done by analyzing highly reliable documents and books by NGOs and scholars. The purpose

of this paper is to acknowledge the fact that the global authorities had responsibility against

the people in Rwanda but acted in a way that seemed surprisingly odd which is still

questioned today. (Less)
Please use this url to cite or link to this publication:
author
Tilling, Magdalena
supervisor
organization
year
type
L2 - 2nd term paper (old degree order)
subject
keywords
The UN, Human Rights, Rwanda, Genocide, Ethnic Discrimination, Juridical science, Rättsvetenskap, juridik, Mänskliga rättigheter
language
Swedish
id
1315729
date added to LUP
2009-01-08 00:00:00
date last changed
2014-09-04 08:27:49
@misc{1315729,
  abstract     = {The Rwandan genocide 1994 was a well-planned and ethnic based act that killed

approximately 900 000 people. The UN and the colonial powers are getting much attention

and are worldly discussed about the failure of interference before and during the genocide. In

this study the history of colonial Rwanda will be analyzed and the UN relation will be

discussed. This will be done by examining how the colonial powers have affected Rwanda

through history and how the UN have responded upon the challenges towards Human Rights.

Questions about accountability and failure will also be discussed and analyzed. This has been

done by analyzing highly reliable documents and books by NGOs and scholars. The purpose

of this paper is to acknowledge the fact that the global authorities had responsibility against

the people in Rwanda but acted in a way that seemed surprisingly odd which is still

questioned today.},
  author       = {Tilling, Magdalena},
  keyword      = {The UN,Human Rights,Rwanda,Genocide,Ethnic Discrimination,Juridical science,Rättsvetenskap, juridik,Mänskliga rättigheter},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Medskyldig till folkmord? En studie om internationella samfundets inblandning i folkmordet i Rwanda 1994.},
  year         = {2009},
}