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Author: Alex J. Bellamy

Although the shadows of Libya and Syria loomed large over the 2012 General Assembly informal, interactive dialogue on the Responsibility to Protect (‘RtoP’), the dialogue confirmed the Assembly’s consensus on its commitment to RtoP and its shared understanding of the concept’s meaning and scope

In: Global Responsibility to Protect
Author: Blaine Sloan
This thoughtful work by the world’s leading authority on the law of United Nations General Assembly Resolutions remains of inestimable value in its assessment of the potential role of these resolutions under the “New World Order.” An insider familiar with the institution’s complexities, Professor Sloan examines with insight and clarity the new opportunities available to the United Nations in a world released from the stifling restraints of the Cold War. The book includes detailed documentary annexes as well as a bibliography and index.

Published under the Transnational Publishers imprint.

Bodies belonging to United Nations: General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council, Trusteeship Council, International Court of Justice (ICJ), Secretariat. 72nd Annual Session, September 2017- September 2018 The General Assembly is the main deliberative organ of the United Nations

Author: Nicola Ferri

© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2008 DOI: 10.1163/092735208X272300 Th e International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law 23 (2008) 137–149 www.brill.nl/estu THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MARINE AND COASTAL LAW Current Legal Developments United Nations General Assembly Th e Protection of the

In: The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law
Author: Needham, Nick

[German Version] is the name given to the supreme governing body of the Church of Scotland and some other Presbyterian churches (Presbyterians). Only the General Assembly has the authority to legislate for the church, although its power is limited by the “Barrier Act” of 1697. This requires

In: Religion Past and Present Online

the wsod , 4 as well as UN General Assembly Resolution 63/308 (2009), deliberations on R2P—which also include reflections on the use of military force and humanitarian intervention—have continued in the unga as follow-ups to the annual unsg reports in the form of informal interactive

In: Global Responsibility to Protect
Author: Malcolm N. Shaw

paragraph 82 in volume 1, chapter 6, The Members of the Court previous paragraph Rule 150 of the Rules of Procedure of the General Assembly provides that the election of members of the International Court of Justice shall take place in accordance with the Statute of the Court.A/520/Rev.15 + Amend

Principles on Common heritage of mankind, Declaration of Principles on Consensus Gentlemen’s Agreement Conservation/management of living resources, Declaration of Principles on Conservation/management of living resources, General Assembly resolution 900 on Continental shelf, draft articles on Declaration of

Author: Malcolm N. Shaw

paragraph 25 in volume 1, chapter 3, The Political and the Institutional Role of the Court previous paragraph The links between the Court and the General Assembly are of three disparate kinds. The first is the general political interest that the General Assembly displays towards the general

Author: Noora Arajärvi

discusses the Reports and the draft conclusions, and the reactions by States as delivered in the Sixth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly ( unga ) in the 70th session in 2015, especially as they pertain to the interrelationship between opinio juris and practice. 6 This contribution notes

In: International Community Law Review