1. Introduction / Charles Sampford 2. Falls the shadow : the responsibility to protect from theory to practice / Spencer Zifcak 3. R2P + POC (+ IHRL) = R2PC : the United nation's Security Council and the hybridisation of international protection principles / Hugh Breakey 4. R2P and the East Timor intervention / Clinton Fernandes 5. When is there sufficient information to decide if there is an R2P situation or not? From the intervention in Timor-Leste to the crisis in Sri Lanka / Paul Harpur 6. The responsibility to prevent : could the UN have prevented the atrocities in East Timor and Kosovo? / Hitoshi Nasu 7. Sovereignty and R2P ten years after East Timor and Kosovo : a failure to protect, the UN Human Rights Council and Darfur / Kevin Boreham 8. Legality and legitimacy : a dozen years after Goldstone / Charles Sampford 9. Refugees and military intervention in the name of the responsibility to protect / Angus Francis 10. The responsibility to protect : retrospect and prospect / Ramesh Thakur.