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The Protection Of Socio-Economic Rights Of Unaccompanied Refugee Children Under Human Rights Law: A Case Study Of Uganda

TABLE OF CONTENTSDeclaration .......................................................................................... . .iDedication ............................................................................................. iiAcknowledgement. ................................................................................. .iiiTable of contents .................................................................................... .ivList of abbreviations ......................................

The Role Of The International Criminal Court In Enhancing Criminal Justice In Uganda

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION ...................................................................................................................... iAPPROVAL ............................................................................................................................ iiDEDICATION ....................................................................................................................... iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENTS ................................................................

Assessment Of Legal Regime In The Effective Protection Of Copyright In Uganda

ABSTRACTThe above research was carried out on a cross-section of the East Africa region but emphasis onUganda with an intention of examining the prevalence, causes, effect and factors impeding theeffective protection of Copyrights.The research attempts to trace the genesis of copyright and its progress to date, showing theshifts of circumstances that have occured overtime making Copyright more multifaceted andmystifying to the layman.The research discusses, the sources of copyrights, giv...

Examination Of The Contradictions Within The Employment Laws Regarding Labor Rights A Case Study In Uganda

ABSTRACTThis research sought to investigate the Employment industry and its laws and regulations inUganda. Specifically the study looks at the contradictions within the Employment laws regardinglabor rights and the therein as applied to Uganda. The objectives of the research are to find out ingeneral how the employment laws and regulations are being applied in Uganda, assess theirapplicability establishing the cun-ent working conditions of Employees, review the EmploymentRegulatory Bodie...

Separation of power in African Governments. A case study of Kenya under the new constitution 2010.

AbstractThe principle of separation of powers is a system of vesting power of the state in separate branches that is the executive, legislature and the judiciary1 . The separation of power is a model for the governance of a state. This model was developed in ancient Greece and came into wide spread use by the Roman public as part of the unmodified constitution by the Roman public society. Under this model, the state is divided into three branches each with separate and independent pow...

The Quest For Domestic Relations Law In Uganda.A Case Study As To Whether Its Anaccessity Or Wastage Of Time And Resources

ABSTRACTThe research entitled the quest for domestic relations bill was aimed at the followingobjectives to establish and investigate inadequacies in the methodologies employed in theinitial processes of the domestic relation laws reforms, to assess the shortfalls within theadvocacy strategy employed from the time the domestic study report was made public in1998 until the current period,to investigate and establish the possible extraneous factorsresponsible for the delay of the passing o...

An Analysis Of The Concept Of Judicial Independence In Uganda In The Context Of Post 1995 Constitution.

ABSTACTThis is a study on the principle of judicial independence. This is a doctrine that hasattained universal force which requires that in the perfonnance of its functions, thejudiciary must act independently. The judiciary is the only institution that is entrustedwith the role to protect the freedom and liberty of persons by way of interpreting the law.It therefore means that for efficient protection of personal freedom and liberty thejudiciary must not be subject to any person or au...

Recruitment Of Child Soldiers In Armed Conflicts In The Great Lakes Region: The Role Of Legal And Human Rights Instruments In The Protection Of Children's Rights

AbstractThe Great Lakes Region which constitutes of Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda. The Democratic Republic of Congo and Burundi is a region that has been invariable embroiled in wars and conflicts spanning decades. Broadly, a number of factors are responsible for this state of affairs ranging from social, cultural, economic and political factors. More specifically however, divergence in political thought and opinion, ethnicity, imperialistic tendencies, the struggle for wealth and natur...

A Critical Examination Of The Administration Of Justice In The

TABLE OF CONTENTDECLARATION ........................................................................................................................................... iAPPROVAL ................................................................................................................................................. iiDECLARATION ......................................................................................................................................... iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENT .....

The Welfare And Protection Of Children In Uganda. A Critic Of The Children Act

ABSTRACT... the child, due to the needs of his physical and mental developmentrequires particular care with regard to health, physical, mental, moral andsocial development, and requires legal protection in conditions of freedom,dignity and security.Preamble to the African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the ChildParagraph6This quotation above shows clearly that children's rights deserve the same level ofattention in the human rights discourse like the rights of every other categories...

Customary Dispute Resolution Mechanisms Among South Sudanese Commmunities: A Case Study Of Dinka Bor.

AbstractThis study was carried out in order to assess the effectiveness and problems associatedwith the use of customary dispute resolution mechanisms among the Dinka Bor of SouthSudan. It was carried out in the three counties of Bor, Twic East and Duk that make upwhat is called Greater Bor area in Jonglei State, South Sudan.Data was collected using interviews and questionnaires with a sample of sixty adultrespondents. Secondary sources of obtaining information about customary law of th...

The Money Laundering Phenomenon- Preventive And Practical Problems Of Implementation, A Case Study Of East Africa Region

ABSTRACT The above research was carried out on a cross-section of the East Africa region with an intention of examining the prevalence, causes, effect and factors impeding the fight against money laundering. The research attempts to trace the genesis of money laundering and its progress to date, showing the shifts of circumstances that have occured overtime making money laundering more multifaceted and mystifying to the layman. The research critically examines the various stages of mon...

A legal analysis on sexual violence and access to justice for minors and persons with disabilities in Uganda.

ABSTRACT The study's mam objective was to critically analyze access to justice m relation to sexual violence law in Uganda and the specific objectives were to; I. To analyze the existing Jaws in relation to defi Jement in Uganda. 2. To lind out legal and policy frame work on Access to justice and sexual violence on minors and persons with disabilities. The study was done in Uganda in the districts of Kampala and Kitgum in Notihern Uganda and the respondents were sampled li·om police, ...

The African Union's Response In Addressing Unconstitutional Changes Of Government In Africa Between 2000 And 2012

AbstractPublic International Law may be defined as the body of mles which are legally binding on States in their intercourse with each other. .. that govern the relations of States. But, States are not the only subjects of international law. International organizations and to some extent also individuals may be subjects .... 1 One of and perhaps the most impmtant functions of the United Nations is to maintain intemational peace and secm·it/ among the Nations of the world. As such, this d...

Protection Of Child Refugee's Right To Food In Refugee Camps A Case Study At Nakiv Aale Refugee Camp

AbstractMore than half of the world's refugees are children. In some refugee situations, children constitute as much as 65% of the displaced population. 1 Each day another 5000 children become refugees; one in every 230 person in the world is a child who has been forced to flee his or her own home. 2 Children under 18 years of age constitute 56% of all refugees in Africa. 3 The preamble of the Convention on the Right of the Child (CRC) recognizes that all minors are entitled to special ...


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