On Monday, November 20th 2017, The Academy opened the third session of its Advanced Course on International Criminal Law with a special focus on International Law and Economic Crime. After the brief welcoming speeches by Professors Jean-Marc Thouvenin, Secretary-General of the Academy, and Carsten Stahn, Professor of International Criminal Law and Global Justice at Leiden […]
25 October 2017: The Hague Academy of International Law, in collaboration with the Permanent mission of Mexico to the United Nations and the Permanent mission of France to the United Nations, held its first “Side Event” on October 25th between 13:15 and 14:30 hours on the United Nations premises, in New York, on the occasion of […]
The Diploma Ceremony of 2017 Summer Courses on Private International Law was held on August 18th, 2017. Mr. Felipe Albuquerque (Brazil) was awarded the Diploma of the Academy. The jury was presided by the Secretary-General of the Academy Prof. Jean-Marc Thouvenin and composed of Prof. Horatia Muir Watt and the Directors of Studies, Prof. Laura […]
Mr. Peter Tzeng, attendee of the 2017 Summer Courses on Public International Law, has been awarded the Diploma of the Academy on Thursday, July 27th, 2017. The Diploma was awarded to him by the jury presided by the Secretary-General of the Academy, Professor Jean-Marc Thouvenin and composed of the following personalities: Professor Brown Weiss and […]
At its last meeting on May 19th, 2017, the Curatorium elected a new Australian member. Ms. Hilary Charlesworth, Laureate Professor at Melbourne Law School and Distinguished Professor at the Australian National University, succeeds H.E. Judge James Crawford who held the seat from 1999 to 2017. View the full overview of the members of the Curatorium […]
The Alliance française in The Hague offers the possibility to register for French language courses before or after the Summer Courses of the Academy. This is useful to know if you plan to arrive earlier or if you wish to extend your stay in The Hague later. In this case, please contact directly the Alliance […]
On the occasion of International Women’s Day, as established and specifically promoted by the organization of the United Nations, the Academy held a Symposium on “Women’s Human Rights and the Elimination of Discrimination on the 8th of March at its premises in The Hague. The event was generously sponsored by the Riksbankens Jubileumsfond Foundation. All […]
The Curatorium, at its last meeting on January 21st 2017, elected its new President: Professor Yves Daudet, succeeding Mr. Boutros Boutros-Ghali, as well as a new member: Professor Yuko Nishitani, Professor at Kyoto University, succeeding Professor Shinya Murase.
As of January 1st, the new Secretary-General of the Academy took office. Professor Jean-Marc Thouvenin, Professor at Paris-Nanterre University, has been appointed by the Academy’s Curatorium to succeed Professor Yves Daudet who occupied this position from 2005 to 2017. A farewell ceremony for Professor Daudet and to welcome Professor Thouvenin is scheduled to take place […]
The Administrative Council of the Academy elected the new Dutch member of the Curatorium. Professor Nico J. Schrijver, professor at the University of Leiden, succeeds Professor A. (Teun) V.M. Struycken who held the seat from 1996 to 2016. View the full overview of the members of the Curatorium here.