THE “RESPONSIBILITY TO PROTECT” AND THE EUROPEAN UNION
A "RESPONSABILIDADE DE PROTEGER" E A UNIÃO EUROPEIA
Autor: Danilo Ruggero di Bella
Resumo: Ever since its genesis up until its first implementations, the principle of “Responsibility to Protect” (RtoP) has been shaped by the interpretations of International Organizations and their State Members to fit better in their political agenda. At the same time, once International Institutions took into considerations the RtoP, some of their actions and structures have been influenced by the principle itself. The focus of this article is on these mirror relationship and mutual development between the European Union and the RtoP. Finally, it is possible to infer from the outcomes of such relationship the consequences of the interaction between the principle of the RtoP and other Regional Organizations
Palavras-Chave: Responsibility to Protect. RtoP. Responsibility to prevent. Responsibility to react. Responsibility to rebuild. European Union. EU. Mutual development between the EU and the RtoP. Genocide. War crimes. Ethnic cleansing. Crimes against humanity. Conflict prevention. Humanitarian crisis management. Post-conflict stabilization.