Primarily working in Cambodia, many of those we serve are victims of — or vulnerable to — human trafficking.
Filip Spagnoli 2 Comments There are some interesting things to say about the state of mind of the rights violator, and about how this state of mind leads to rights violations and subsequent liability and punishment. By some accident of the English language, all states have a name that ends in -ence.
Makes it easier to remember.
Malevolence A malevolent violator acts intentionally. She knows the harmful consequences of her actions and acts anyway.
In fact, she acts precisely because of those consequences. An example of malevolence is premeditated murder. An example of non-benevolence is the failure to help persons in need the classic case of the drowning child. An example of negligence is the factory owner failing to install safety measures for her workers.
All of us who are not now in Africa working to end poverty may then be liable. Unintelligence An unintelligent violator acts unintentionally. Because she could have known them, she should have known them. And because she should have known them she is liable for them. She is not negligent in the sense that she does not care about consequences but in the sense that she does not reflect on them or does not care enough to reflect on them.
An example of an unintelligent actor is the bar fighter. And yet, in some cases we may still hold her liable. An example is fraternal incest between brother and sister separated at birth.
Another example is the drug company selling a product that has been thoroughly tested but still has some unforeseen and unforeseeable harmful effects.
Obviously this is a reduced form of liability. Ascendence An ascendental violator also acts unintentionally. She may or may not know the harmful consequences of her actions. They may act because of tradition, because certain rules or biases were instilled in them in early childhood etc.
Incidence An incidental violator is just there. For example, we see patterns of discrimination in society, and someone must be discriminating. We may be able to identify that someone and hold her responsible even when we lack all other knowledge about her.
An example would be a company systematically paying female employees lower wages. More posts in this series are here.Causes and Effects. The results of creating the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the reasons it was published. Button Text. One of the main short term causes of the UDHR’s publication is the Holocaust.
It presented violations against all thinkable human rights during Hitler's rule. The General Assembly wrote the UDHR to ensure that. Human Rights and Societies in Transition: Causes, Consequences, Responses edited by Shale Horowitz, Albrecht Schnabel (United Nations University Press) Human rights violations are often particularly severe in transition societies that are undergoing significant political, 5/5(1).
Human rights violations are often particularly severe in societies that are undergoing significant political, social, and economic transformations.
Improving human rights practices in transition societies should therefore be a central goal for domestic reformers and the international community. This makes sense not only because of the intrinsic value of improved human rights protection, but.
The cause of a violation is coercion by one man against another. That is, the initiation of physical force by one man that prevents another from acting according to his judgement. The effect is a hampering of the victim’s ability to survive.
If th. Category: causes of human rights violations The Causes of Human Rights Violations (57): Some Clues From the Broken Windows Theory? Here’s another psychological bias that causes human rights violations to persist: But what I’m interested in here are more subtle effects of language on human rights.
Take the example of the gender. What causes human trafficking? Human trafficking varies from country to country, but it usually preys on vulnerable situations. People in vulnerable and precarious situations are looking for a way out and in their desperation can fall prey to human traffickers.