Que.stio.ns: Briefly explain what Responsibility to Protect (R2P) is, discu.ss


  1. Briefly explain what Responsibility to Protect (R2P) is, discu.ss if it a reasonable thing to pursue, and if the concept of R2P should pursued further or left behind (and why).
  2. How do MNC’s aid democratization and open societies, and in what circumstances are MNCs obstacles to open societies?
  3. Why has the number of IGO’s rapidly expanded over the past two centuries, in parallel with the growth of the number of sovereign states and the growth of NGOs and civil society?
  4. Today, how are ancient transnational networks using new means to combat modern global issues? Giv.e example.s. What evidence do you see of religious actors addressing global issues?
  5. Wh.at is the difference between a refugee, a migrant, and an internally displaced person? Who are the people that find themselves in the grey area of these definitions and why?
  6. What are the benefits and/or risks to referring to diseases as security issues rather than as health or medical issues?

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