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Arrest of Professor Maurice Kamto, Member of the Curatorium of the Academy

The Hague Academy of International Law is deeply concerned about the recent arrest and conditions of detention of Prof. Maurice Kamto, prominent member of the Curatorium of the Academy, Member and former President of the International Law Commission of the United Nations, in violation of his fundamental rights and freedoms. While the President, the members […]

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Recent Developments in the Law of the Sea

On May 22nd, 2019 The Hague Academy of International Law and The Hague Diplomatic Office of Singapore jointly organized an event on the theme “Recent Developments in the Law of the Sea”. The welcoming remarks were delivered by H.E. Mr. Jaya Ratnam, Ambassador of Singapore, and Professor Jean-Marc Thouvenin, Secretary-General of the Academy. After the […]

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Curatorium member elected new President of the ECHR

Linos-Alexander Sicilianos, member of the Curatorium of the Academy since May 2010, has been elected President of the European Court of Human Rights. Having been Vice-President of the Court since May 2017, Mr. Sicilianos (Greece) will succeed Mr. Guido Raimondi (Italy), whose term of office expires on 4 May 2019. The President of the Curatorium of the […]

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New President of the Board – Mr Piet Hein Donner

Mr J. P. H. Donner, LLM was nominated as President of the Board of The Hague Academy of International Law and Chairman of the Carnegie Foundation Peace Palace by its board and the Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs. His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of The Netherlands has accepted this nomination. Mr Donner succeeds Dr Bernard Bot, […]

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Election of a New Member of the Curatorium

At its last meeting on January 18th, 2019, the Curatorium elected a new member: Ms. Hannah Buxbaum (United States), Vice-President for International Affairs at Indiana University and Professor at Indiana University Maurer School of Law. Professor Buxbaum succeeds Mr. Peter Trooboff, Senior Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP in Washington, D.C. and member of the […]

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Diplomas Awarded During First Winter Courses

The Academy is pleased to announce that Mr. Gregor Novak (Croatia) and Mr. Apollin Koagne Zouapet (Cameroon) have been awarded the Diploma at the end of the first Winter Courses on International Law 2019, held from January 7 – 25 in The Hague. Mr. Gregor Novak (Croatia) receiving the Diploma from the Judges of the […]

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2018 Advanced Course on International Criminal Law

On Monday, November 12th 2018, The Hague Academy of International Law opened the fourth session of its Advanced Course on International Criminal Law. This year the special focus was on the many challenges and opportunities deriving from the new information technologies and had as title, “International Criminal Law in an Age of Innovation: New Technologies and Changing Enforcement […]

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The Hague Academy Side Event LIVE from the UN in New York

The Hague Academy of International Law organized a Side Event during the 73rd session of the Sixth Committee (Conference Room 11) of the General Assembly at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on October 24th 2018. Following last year’s initiative, this year’s Side Event had as topic “The Making of a Judgement by the International Court of Justice” […]

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