2017 Winners and Topics

2017: Emerging Challenges in the Relationship between International Humanitarian Law and International Human Rights Law

Winner: English
Raphael Lorenzo Aguiling Pangalangan
The Philippines

Dominic Ongwen and The Rotten Social Background: The Criminal Culpability of Child Soldiers Turned War Criminals

Winner: Spanish
Luciano Pezzano
Argentina

La Agresión como Punto de Contacto entre el Derecho Internacional de los Derechos Humanos y el Derecho Internacional Humanitario

Honorable Mention: English
Samantha Bradley
Australia

What If Goliath Killed David? The Coalition to Counter Isis and the Status and Responsibility of Isis’ Child Soldiers

Honorable Mention: English
Ogunnaike Oluseyi Taiwo
Nigeria

Two Are Better Than One: Coordinating the Rules of IHL And IHRL Applicable to Anti-Boko Haram Operation Unto a Remedial Justice

Honorable Mention: Spanish
Sergio Alejandro Rea Granados
Mexico

El desafío de interpretar el Derecho Internacional de los Derechos Humanos y el Derecho Internacional Humanitario

2016 Winners and Topics

2016: Extractive Industries and Human Rights

Winner: English
Lauren Manning
USA

Mining for Compromise in Pastoral Greenland: Promise, Progress, and Problems in International Laws’ Response to Indigenous People

Winner: Spanish
Tatiana Gos
Argentina

La “responsabilidad de respetar” los derechos humanos y el establecimiento del deber de debida diligencia como una obligación legal para las industrias extractivas: desafíos y oportunidades en las Américas

Honorable Mention: English
Oyeniyi Abe
Nigeria

Untying the Gordian Knot: Re-Assessing the Impact of Business and Human Rights Principles on Extractive Resource Governance in the Global South

Honorable Mention: English
Ogunnaike Oluseyi Taiwo
Nigeria

The Sovereign State Responsibility and the Human Rights Imperative of Zero-Gas Emission in Niger Delta: Re-Jigging the Imposed Legal Order for a Quick Climatic Redress

Honorable Mention: Spanish
Juan Ruiz Galán
Mexico

Búsqueda de Consensos sobre Empresas y Derechos Humanos Hacia un Instrumento Internacional Vinculante

Honorable Mention: Spanish
Roberto Luis Bravo Figueroa
Mexico

La Responsabilidad Internacional de los Estados de Origen de las Industrias Extractivas: Aproximación a las Obligaciones Extraterritoriales del Derecho a la Consulta en el Marco del SIDH

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