PCR 202: International Organisations and Conflict Resolution

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course, the students should be able to:

  1. analyse knowledge of the law and international organizations in peace building and conflict resolution;
  2. apply skills out of the course learned to relate with regional and international organisations; and
  3. distinguish between the various components of conflict resolution at both domestic and international level.
Course Contents

The role of law and organisations in international affairs, and in the promotion of a just and peaceful global society. It includes detailed examination of the work of institutions such as the International Court of Justice. The role of regional organisations in peace and security issues. International and regional organisations and their conflict mediating roles like the UN, ASEAN, Council of Europe, Commonwealth of Nations, International Committee of the Red Cross, International Atomic Energy Agency, International Maritime Organisation, Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, and Arab League.