Many human rights treaties contain derogation clauses with regard to emergencies. The following post outlines the constitutional and international legal framework of state of emergency as it pertains Turkey and its derogation from the ECHR.
The goals of the agreement between the EU and Turkey on asylum seekers are fine, the text of the deal is in accordance with the law, but its application is currently not in accordance with human rights standards.
After the collapse of the Rana Plaza building in Bangladesh, Western multinationals have taken the lead to improve the labour conditions of textile workers. Other industrial accidents do not evoke similar responses. What factors make CSR effective?