Max Planck Yearbook of United Nations Law

The Max Planck Yearbook of United Nations Law (UNYB), founded in 1997, appears under the auspices of the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law. It has a two-tier structure: The first part, ‘The Law and Practice of the United Nations’, concentrates on the legal fundamentals of the UN, its Specialized Agencies and Programmes. The second part, ‘Legal Issues Related to the Goals of the United Nations’, analyzes achievements with regard to fulfilling the main objectives of the UN. The UNYB addresses both scholars and practitioners, giving them insights into the evolution, workings, and challenges of the UN.

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Founding Editors: Jochen A. Frowein and Rüdiger Wolfrum

Editors-in-Chief: Erika de Wet, Kathrin Maria Scherr, and Rüdiger Wolfrum

Managing Editor: Sai Sathyanarayanan Venkatesh