The New IDL Working Paper on Famine Crisis Is Out

Posted by on Nov 11, 2014

The second Working Paper of the International Law and Disasters Working Paper Series┬áis out. Authored by Mr. Alessandro Tonutti, Ph.D. candidate at the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, the Working Paper is entitled ‘Famine Crisis and International Crimes’ and investigates to what extent disasters such as famine and drought crisis might be used by States to implement a policy of displacement, dispossession and elimination. The Paper analyses in particular two case studies, i.e. Darfur and North Korea.