Anton’s Weekly Digest of International Law, Vol. 3, No. 15 (11 April 2012)

Anton’s Weekly Digest of
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Vol. 3, No. 15
(11 April 2012)

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Contents

I. SSRN Legal Scholarship Network/bepress Legal Repository/NELLCO Legal Scholarship Repository/Publishers Advances
II. Books
III. Journals
IV. Cases
V. Blogs/Comments/Reviews
VI. Podcasts/Gray Literature
VII. Documents/Negotiations
VIII. Press Releases
IX. Media (select items)

I. SSRN Legal Scholarship Network/bepress Legal Repository/NELLCO Legal Scholarship Repository/Publishers Advances

2 Law and Ethics of Human Rights 311-23 (2008)
Timothy William Waters
Indiana University – Maurer School of Law
Date Posted: April 10, 2012

42 Geo. Wash. Int’l L. Rev. 279-348 (2010)
Timothy William Waters
Indiana University – Maurer School of Law
Date Posted: April 10, 2012

IRPA GAL Working Paper No. 2/2012
Stéphanie Dagron
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: April 10, 2012

ACICA News, March 2012
Kyle D. Dickson-Smith
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: April 10, 2012

Stanford Journal of International Law, Forthcoming, Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper
Timothy William Waters
Indiana University – Maurer School of Law
Date Posted: April 10, 2012

Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law, Vol. 45, 2012, University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-08
S.I. Strong
University of Missouri School of Law
Date Posted: April 09, 2012

30 Cardozo Arts & Ent. L.J. ___ (forthcoming 2012), Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 276
Derek E. Bambauer
Brooklyn Law School
Date Posted: April 09, 2012

Yearbook of International Investment Law and Policy (Oxford University Press, 2012)
Rahim Moloo and Justin M. Jacinto
Vale Center at Columbia University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: April 09, 2012

UCLA Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs, Vol. 16, 2011
Rahim Moloo
Vale Center at Columbia University
Date Posted: April 09, 2012

PUBLISHED VERSION CITATION: Benson, C. (2009). “U.S. Auto Industry Bailout: Will Protectionist Potholes Put a Dent in Trade and Competitiveness?” Competition Forum, Vol. 7 (1), 107-135. ,
Christina C. Benson, JD, MBA
Elon University, Martha and Spencer Love School of Business
Date Posted: April 09, 2012

Jeffrey L. Dunoff and Mark A. Pollack
Temple University – James E. Beasley School of Law and Temple University – Department of Political Science
Date Posted: April 09, 2012

Adoksh Shastry
School of Law, Christ University
Date Posted: April 08, 2012

Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Journal, Vol. 47, 2012, University of Missouri School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-09
S.I. Strong
University of Missouri School of Law
Date Posted: April 07, 2012, Last Revised: April 10, 2012

Henri Joel Nkuepo
University of Iowa – School of Law
Date Posted: April 07, 2012

Global Trade and Customs Journal, Vol. 4, No. 10, p. 313, 2009
Vitaliy Pogoretskyy
University of Dundee – Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law & Policy (CEPMLP)
Date Posted: April 07, 2012

New York International Law Review, Vol. 25, June 2012
Casey G. Watkins
Rutgers School of Law – Newark
Date Posted: April 07, 2012

Justin Leinaweaver
Drury University
Date Posted: April 06, 2012

University of Ottawa Law & Technology Journal, Vol. 6, No. 1-2, 2009
Lukasz Gruszczynski and University of Ottawa Law & Technology Journal
Polish Academy of Sciences – Institute of Legal Studies and University of Ottawa – Common Law
Date Posted: April 05, 2012

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-13
Michael A. Newton
Vanderbilt Law School
Date Posted: April 05, 2012

National Security Law Report, Vol. 31, No. 3, 2009
Jason Dominguez
Thurgood Marshall School of Law
Date Posted: April 05, 2012

Forthcoming, Yale Journal of International Law, Vol. 38 (2012), Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 274
Rebecca M. Kysar
Brooklyn Law School
Date Posted: April 05, 2012, Last Revised: April 10, 2012

Boston College Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 260
Xiaosong Duan
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: April 05, 2012

Marcelo D. Varella, (2009) “The effectiveness of the Dispute Settlement Body of the World Trade Organization”, Journal of International Trade Law and Policy, Vol. 8 Iss: 2, pp.100 – 113
Marcelo D. Varella
University Center of Brasilia
Date Posted: April 05, 2012

THE NEW LAW AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: A CRITICAL APPRAISAL, pp. 253-300, David Trubek & Alvaro Santos eds., New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-014 , Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-053
Alvaro Santos
Georgetown University Law Center
Date Posted: April 05, 2012

‘The World Trade Organization as a catalyst of internal divergences in Developing Countries’ (2009) 4 Global Trade and Customs Journal pp. 281-291
Marcelo D. Varella and Roberto Freitas Filho
University Center of Brasilia and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: April 05, 2012

Jus Politicum, No. 7, 2012
Brice Crottet
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: April 05, 2012

Christina Leb
Platform for International Water Law
Date Posted: April 04, 2012

106 American Journal of International Law, 2012 (Forthcoming)
Anthea Roberts
London School of Economics – Law Department
Date Posted: April 03, 2012

Emory International Law Review, Forthcoming 2013, Emory Public Law Research Paper
Kedar S. Bhatia
Emory University School of Law
Date Posted: April 03, 2012, Last Revised: April 10, 2012

Emory International Law Review, Vol. 25, pp. 1233-1261, 2011, Georgia State University College of Law, Legal Studies Research Paper
Jonathan Todres
Georgia State University College of Law
Date Posted: April 02, 2012

Armin J Jezari
Texas Southern University – Thurgood Marshall School of Law
Date Posted: April 02, 2012

28 Arbitration International, 2012
Joshua D. H. Karton
Queen’s University (Canada) – Faculty of Law
Date Posted: April 01, 2012

2012 International Business Law Journal / Revue de Droit des Affaires Internationales, Forthcoming
Joshua D. H. Karton
Queen’s University (Canada) – Faculty of Law
Date Posted: April 01, 2012

Donald K. Anton
Australian National University – ANU College of Law
Date Posted: April 01, 2012

Amit K. Chhabra
St. George’s University
Date Posted: April 01, 2012, Last Revised: April 10, 2012

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 52, No. 3, pp. 551-632, 2012, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-013, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-052
Alvaro Santos
Georgetown University Law Center
Date Posted: March 30, 2012, Last Revised: April 03, 2012

Washington University Law Review, Forthcoming, Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-03-05
John N. Drobak
Washington University in Saint Louis – School of Law
Date Posted: March 30, 2012, Last Revised: April 06, 2012

OXFORD HANDBOOK OF THE HISTORY OF INTERNATIONAL LAW, Forthcoming, Albany Law School Research Paper No. 48 of 2011/2012
James Thuo Gathii
Albany Law School
Date Posted: March 29, 2012

Albany Law School Research Paper No. 50 of 2011/2012
Alexandra R. Harrington
Albany Law School
Date Posted: March 29, 2012

35 FORDHAM INT’L L. J. 780 (2012)
Dustin N. Sharp
University of San Diego, School of Peace Studies
Date Posted: March 28, 2012

Laurie R. Blank and Geoffrey S. Corn
Emory University School of Law and South Texas College of Law
Date Posted: March 28, 2012
Working Paper Series

Dustin N. Sharp
University of San Diego, School of Peace Studies
Date Posted: March 28, 2012

NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE GREEN ECONOMY: REDEFINING THE CHALLENGES FOR PEOPLE, STATES AND CORPORATIONS, Elena Merino-Blanco, Jona Razzaque, eds., Brill, Forthcoming 2012
Carmen G. Gonzalez
Seattle University School of Law
Date Posted: March 28, 2012

JUSTICE AND ECONOMIC VIOLENCE IN TRANSITION, Dustin Sharp, ed., New York: Springer Publications, 2013, Forthcoming
Dustin N. Sharp
University of San Diego, School of Peace Studies
Date Posted: March 28, 2012

Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law, Forthcoming
Perry S. Bechky
Seattle University School of Law
Date Posted: March 28, 2012

Julia Ya Qin
Wayne State University Law School
Date Posted: March 28, 2012

Blackstaff Press Belfast (2000), Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-12
Fionnuala D. Ni Aolain
University of Minnesota Law School
Date Posted: March 28, 2012

David Ashaolu
Harvard University – Berkman Center for Internet & Society
Date Posted: March 27, 2012

University College London Human Rights Review, Vol. 4, pp. 52-73, 2011
Ryan Liss
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: March 27, 2012

Carolina Academic Press, Forthcoming, Albany Law School Research Paper No. 49 of 2011-2012
James Thuo Gathii
Albany Law School
Date Posted: March 27, 2012

Ryan Liss
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: March 27, 2012

DETENTION OF NON-STATE ACTORS ENGAGED IN HOSTILITIES: THE FUTURE LAW, G. Rose, ed., Forthcoming, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 12/17
Emily Crawford
University of Sydney – Faculty of Law
Date Posted: March 26, 2012

William Mitchell Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 1, p. 10, 2011 (invited contribution to special ‘cyberlaw’ edition)
Date Posted: March 26, 2012, Last Revised: March 30, 2012

Buffalo Law Review, Vol. 60, p. 255, April 2012
Tara J. Melish and Alfred S. Konefsky
State University of New York at Buffalo – Law School Faculty and SUNY Buffalo Law School
Date Posted: March 26, 2012, Last Revised: April 04, 2012

CLIMATE CHANGE, INDIGENOUS PEOPLES, AND THE SEARCH FOR LEGAL REMEDIES, Abate & Kronk, eds., Edward Elgar Publishing, Forthcoming
Andrew Long
Florida Coastal School of Law
Date Posted: March 26, 2012, Last Revised: March 29, 2012

Bijal Shah
Department of Justice/Executive Office for Immigration Review
Date Posted: March 25, 2012, Last Revised: April 09, 2012

International Review of the Red Cross, Vol. 93, No. 883, September 2011
Naz K. Modirzadeh , Dustin A. Lewis and Claude Bruderlein
Harvard University – Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research , Harvard University – Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research and Harvard University – Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research
Date Posted: March 25, 2012

Tax Notes, Vol. 134, p. 1165, February 27, 2012, Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-15
Richard Thompson Ainsworth
Boston University – School of Law
Date Posted: March 25, 2012

Bijal Shah
Department of Justice/Executive Office for Immigration Review
Date Posted: March 25, 2012, Last Revised: April 09, 2012

HUMAN RIGHTS IN LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS, James A. Gross, Lance Compa, eds., Labor & Employment Relations Association Series, 2009
Burns H. Weston
University of Iowa
Date Posted: March 24, 2012, Last Revised: March 28, 2012

Papers presented at conference “Harmonization of Domestic with EU Law”, 5 May 2011, Institute for Intl’ Policy and Economy, Belgrade
Maja Lukic
University of Belgrade, Faculty of Law / Правни факултет Универзитета у Београду / Pravni fakultet Univerziteta u Beogradu
Date Posted: March 23, 2012

Boston Univ. School of Law, Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-14, Revisionssicheres System zur Aufzeichnung von Kassenvorgängen und Messinformationenthe,
Richard Thompson Ainsworth
Boston University – School of Law
Date Posted: March 22, 2012

U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-15
Wendy Nicole Duong
Independent
Date Posted: March 22, 2012

Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, Vol. 44, 2011, Emory Public Law Research Paper
Laurie R. Blank
Emory University School of Law
Date Posted: March 22, 2012

Jean Monnet Working Paper 08/11
Christine E. J. Schwöbel
University of Liverpool, School of Law
Date Posted: March 22, 2012

LA SOCIETE INTERNATIONALE FACE AUX DEFIS MIGRATOIRES, pp. 23-69, H. Gherari, R. Mehdi, eds., Pedone, 2012
Vincent Chetail
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
Date Posted: March 21, 2012

Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp. 1-15, March 2012
Rafael Leal-Arcas
Queen Mary University of London, School of Law
Date Posted: March 21, 2012

Queen Mary Studies in International Law, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
Christine E. J. Schwöbel
University of Liverpool, School of Law
Date Posted: March 21, 2012

Najman Alexander Aizenstatd
Universidad Rafael Landivar
Date Posted: March 21, 2012

Sarah M. Field
Faculty of Law, University College Cork
Date Posted: March 21, 2012

Boletim da Faculdade de Direito, Vol. LXXXII (2006), pp. 639-693, Coimbra Editora, Coimbra, 2007
Afonso Patrão
Universidade de Coimbra – Faculty of Law
Date Posted: March 21, 2012

Sahar F. Aziz
Texas Wesleyan University School of Law
Date Posted: March 21, 2012

Leiden Journal of International Law, Forthcoming
Jens David Ohlin
Cornell Law School
Date Posted: March 21, 2012

Antonio Gidi
University of Houston Law Center
Date Posted: March 21, 2012

Matthew C. Turk
New York University (NYU)
Date Posted: March 20, 2012

Politorbis, Vol. 47, No. 2, pp. 65-70, 2009
Birger Heldt
Folke Bernadotte Academy
Date Posted: March 20, 2012

Bonn Research Papers on Public International Law No 2/2012
Stefan A. G. Talmon
University of Bonn, Institute of Public International Law
Date Posted: March 19, 2012

Alec Stone Sweet and Thomas L. Brunell
Yale University – Yale Law School and Yale Political Science and University of Texas at Dallas – Department of Political Science
Date Posted: March 19, 2012

International Criminal Law Review, Vol. 3, ppp. 1-37, 2003
Kai Ambos
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: March 19, 2012

Northwestern Interdisciplinary Law Review, Forthcoming , U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-08
Robert J. Delahunty
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Date Posted: March 19, 2012

Suyash Verma
National Law University Jodhpur (NLUJ)
Date Posted: March 19, 2012

Bonn Research Papers on Public International Law No. 1/2012
Stefan A. G. Talmon
University of Bonn, Institute of Public International Law
Date Posted: March 19, 2012

William Thomas Worster
The Hague University
Date Posted: March 19, 2012

Alex Mills
Faculty of Laws, University College London
Date Posted: March 19, 2012

Stanford Journal of International Law, Vol. 48, 2012
David Hausman
Stanford Law School
Date Posted: March 19, 2012

Martin Senftleben
VU University Amsterdam, Faculty of Law
Date Posted: March 18, 2012

Emory International Law Review, Vol. 26, 2012
Laurie R. Blank
Emory University School of Law
Date Posted: March 18, 2012
Last Revised: March 22, 2012

Developing World Bioethics, Vol. 12, pp. 9-20, April 2012
I. Glenn Cohen
Harvard Law School
Date Posted: March 18, 2012

Maine Law Review, Vol. 60, p. 317, 2008
Burns H. Weston
University of Iowa
Date Posted: March 18, 2012

Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 268
Roberta S. Karmel
Brooklyn Law School
Date Posted: March 18, 2012

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2, p. 537, 2011
Steven Dean
Brooklyn Law School
Date Posted: March 18, 2012

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 46, 2012, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 269
Steven Dean
Brooklyn Law School
Date Posted: March 18, 2012

Alec Stone Sweet and Thomas L. Brunell
Yale University – Yale Law School and Yale Political Science and University of Texas at Dallas – Department of Political Science
Date Posted: March 17, 2012

Public Contrat Law Journal, Vol. 41, No. 1, p. 89, 2011
Gabriella Margherita Racca , Roberto Cavallo Perin and Gian Luigi Albano
Dipartimento di Diritto dell’Economia , Facoltà di Scienze Politiche and Consip S.p.A. – The Italian Public Procurement Agency
Date Posted: March 16, 2012
Last Revised: April 05, 2012

PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES OF INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION, 2ND ED., Chapter 3, Cambridge University Press, 2012, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-003
Margaret L. Moses
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Date Posted: March 16, 2012

ARBITRATION IN A GLOBAL ECONOMY, Yorkhill Law Publishing, 2005
Henry Gabriel and Anjanette Raymond
Elon University School of Law and Indiana University Bloomington – Department of Business Law
Date Posted: March 16, 2012

INFORMAL INTERNATIONAL LAWMAKING, J. Pauwelyn, R. Wessel, J. Wouters, eds., Oxford University Press, 2012
Joost Pauwelyn , Ramses A. Wessel and Jan Wouters
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (HEI) , Centre for European Studies and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven – Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies
Date Posted: March 16, 2012

RESEARCH SERIES OF THE MAX PLANCK INSTITUTE FOR FOREIGN AND INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL LAW, Forthcoming, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 03-12
Yuval Shany
Hebrew University of Jerusalem – Faculty of Law and Institute of Criminology
Date Posted: March 16, 2012

The Journal of World Investment & Trade, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp.125–143, 2012,
Razeen Sappideen
University of Western Sydney
Date Posted: March 15, 2012

Diversity, Vol. 4, 2012, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper
Robin Kundis Craig
University of Utah – S.J. Quinney School of Law
Date Posted: March 15, 2012

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 53, No. 1, 2012
Elizabeth Spahn
New England Law | Boston
Date Posted: March 15, 2012

George Letsas
University College London – Faculty of Laws
Date Posted: March 15, 2012

Fiona Nairn
University of Edinburgh – School of Law
Date Posted: March 15, 2012

Sarah E. Kreps and John Kaag
Cornell University and University of Massachusetts at Lowell
Date Posted: March 15, 2012

Qiao Liu , Hongbin Cai and Miaojie Yu
University of Hong Kong – School of Economics and Finance , Peking University – Guang Hua School of Management and Peking University – China Center for Economic Research (CCER)
Date Posted: March 15, 2012

Ralph Wilde , Hilary Charlesworth , Nico Schrijver , Nico Krisch , B. S. Chimni , Vera Gowlland-Debbas , Jan Klabbers , Sienho Yee and Ivan Shearer
University College London – Faculty of Laws , Australian National University – ANU College of Law , Leiden University – Leiden Law School , Hertie School of Governance , Jawaharlal Nehru University , Graduate Institute of International Studies , University of Helsinki – Faculty of Law , Wuhan University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: March 15, 2012

Aнали Правног факултета у Београду / Anali Pravnog fakulteta u Beogradu (Annals of the Faculty of Law in Belgrade), LVI, 1, pp. 211-231, 2008,
Maja Lukic
University of Belgrade, Faculty of Law / Правни факултет Универзитета у Београду / Pravni fakultet Univerziteta u Beogradu
Date Posted: March 15, 2012

II. Books

Jurgen Basedow, Klaus J Hopt, Reinhard Zimmerman and Andreas Stier (eds) Max Planck Encyclopedia of European Private Law 8 March 2012

Paul Craig EU Administrative Law March 2012

Marise Cremona Compliance and the Enforcement of EU Law 15 March 2012

Alastair Mowbray Cases, Materials and Commentary on the European Convention of Human Rights 29 March 2012

Brice Dickson The European Convention on Human Rights and the Conflict in Northern Ireland 15 March 2012

Frans Viljoen International Human Rights Law in Africa March 2012

Flavia Agnes, Shoba Venkatesh Ghosh and Majlis Negotiating Spaces – Legal Domains, Gender Concerns and Community Constructs March 2012

Ayesha Kadwani Dias and Gita Honwana Welch (eds) Justice for the Poor – Perspectives on Accelerating Access 22 March 2012

Daniel Kanstroom Aftermath – Deportation Law and the New American Diaspora March 2012

Erika De Wet and Jure Vidmar Hierarchy in International Law – The Place of Human Rights 01 March 2012

Antonio Cassese (ed) Realizing Utopia – The Future of International Law 08 March 2012

Richard Garnett Substance and Procedure in Private International Law 08 March 2012

Elizabeth R Wilcox Digest of United States Practice in International Law 2010 March 2012

Elies van Sliedregt Individual Criminal Responsibility in International Law 01 March 2012

Christoph Safferling International Criminal Procedure 15 March 2012

Mario Prost, The Concept of Unity in Public International Law March 2012

The Practice of International and National Courts and the (De-)Fragmentation of International Law

Edited by Ole Kristian Fauchald and André Nollkaemper  (March 2012)

III. Journals

PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 7, No. 51: Apr 10, 2012

ALAN O’NEIL SYKES, EDITOR

Neither Rules Nor Standards

Steven Dean, Brooklyn Law School

The Politics of Establishing International Criminal Tribunals

Jan Wouters, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven – Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies
Luc Reydams, University of Notre Dame

Accusation in a Mirror

Kenneth L. Marcus, The Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law, Institute for Jewish & Community Research

The Cost of Exposing Cheating: International Election Monitoring, Fraud, and Post-Election Violence in Africa

Ursula Elisabeth Daxecker, Colorado State University

Litigating the Long War on Terror: The Role of Al-Aulaqi v. Obama

Lesley M. Wexler, University of Illinois College of Law

How Special is the Special Court’s Outreach Section?

Stuart Ford, The John Marshall Law School

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LAW & SOCIETY: INTERNATIONAL & COMPARATIVE LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 7, No. 42: Apr 10, 2012

CHRISTIANA OCHOA, EDITOR

Trade Liberalization and Corporate Financing Decisions

Qiao Liu, University of Hong Kong – School of Economics and Finance, Peking University – Guang Hua School of Management
Hongbin Cai, Peking University – Guang Hua School of Management
Miaojie Yu, Peking University – China Center for Economic Research (CCER)

Challenging the Arbitrators and the Arbitration – Getting the Resolution Right

Aso Kalu Etea, Streamsowers & Kohn, Association of Professional Negotiators and Mediators, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria

Criminal Justice in America: Constitutionalization Without Foundation

Markus D. Dubber, University of Toronto – Faculty of Law

Mapping Anti-Dumping Disputes from 1995 to 2011: The Changing Pattern

Ling Ling He, University of Western Sydney
Razeen Sappideen, University of Western Sydney

Multi-Jurisdictional Bribery Law Enforcement: The OECD Anti-Bribery Convention

Elizabeth Spahn, New England Law | Boston

Le Cas Du Chapitre 11 De L’ALENA: Son Impact Sur La Capacité De L’État D’Agir Pour Le Bien Public Et De Gérer Le Risque (The Impact of Chapter 11 of NAFTA on the State’s Ability to Take Decisions in the Public Interest and Manage Risk)

Geneviève Dufour, Law Faculty, University of Montreal

Complex Legal Frameworks and Complex Operational Challenges: Navigating the Applicable Law Across the Continuum of Military Operations

Laurie R. Blank, Emory University School of Law

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INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 4, No. 16: Apr 5, 2012

DAVID D. CARON & TSEMING YANG, EDS.

Enhancing the Investor Appeal of Renewable Energy

Felix Mormann, Stanford Law School

Environmental Migration: Policy Gaps and Response Strategies

Chris Perry, International Peace Institute

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INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 7, No. 25, Apr 5, 2012

ALAN O’NEIL SYKES, EDITOR

Regulatory Effectiveness in Onshore & Offshore Financial Centers

Andrew P. Morriss, University of Alabama School of Law, PERC – Property and Environment Research Center, George Mason University – Mercatus Center
Clifford Chad Henson, University of Illinois – College of Law, University of Illinois – College of Business – Department of Finance

China-Africa Dispute Settlement – The Law, Economics and Culture of Arbitration

Won Kidane, Seattle University School of Law

The Anti-Globalization Paradox

Joel P. Trachtman, Tufts University – The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

Public Perception of Risks Under WTO Law: A Normative Perspective

Alberto Alemanno, HEC Paris – Law Department

Arbitration and the Supreme Court: A Tale of Discordance between the Text and Judicial Determination

Badrinath Srinivasan, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited

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HUMAN RIGHTS & THE GLOBAL ECONOMY eJOURNAL

Vol. 6, No. 24, Apr 9, 2012

Hope Lewis, Wendy E. Parmet & Rashmi Dyal-Chand, eds.

The ECHR as a Living Instrument: Its Meaning and its Legitimacy

George Letsas, University College London – Faculty of Laws

The Relationship between International Humanitarian Law and International Human Rights Law: Parallel Application or Norm Conflict?

Fiona Nairn, University of Edinburgh – School of Law

‘Male and Female He Created Them’: Procreative Liberty, its Conceptual Deficiencies and the Legal Right to Access Fertility Care of Males

Daniel Sperling, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

How to Regulate Medical Tourism (and Why it Matters for Bioethics)

I. Glenn Cohen, Harvard Law School

The Contemporary International Law Status of the Right to Receive Asylum

William Thomas Worster, The Hague University

The ‘Illegal’ Tax

Francine J. Lipman, University of Nevada, Las Vegas – William S. Boyd School of Law

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INTERNATIONAL EMPLOYMENT & LABOR LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 7, No. 12: Apr 9, 2012

J.H. VERKERKE, EDITOR

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Labour’s Many Constitutions (and Capital’s Too)

Eric Tucker, York University – Osgoode Hall Law School

Employment Protection Laws and Privatization

Krishnamurthy Subramanian, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad
William L. Megginson, University of Oklahoma

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INTERNATIONAL, TRANSNATIONAL & COMPARATIVE CRIMINAL LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 6, No. 17: Apr 4, 2012

DIANE MARIE AMANN, EDITOR

Registration of First Information Reports In India: An Introduction

Dr. Raj Kumar Yadav, Smt. Shanti Devi Law College

Expanding the Focus of the ‘African Criminal Court’

Kai Ambos, affiliation not provided to SSRN

FCPA Settlement, Internal Strife, and the ‘Culture of Compliance’

Joseph W. Yockey, University of Iowa College of Law

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CLIMATE CHANGE LAW & POLICY eJOURNAL

Vol. 4, No. 19: Apr 9, 2012

DANIEL A. FARBER & PATRICK A. PARENTEAU, EDITORS

Tinkering with the Machinery of Life

Ben Trachtenberg, University of Missouri School of Law

Marine Biodiversity, Climate Change, and Governance of the Oceans

Robin Kundis Craig, University of Utah – S.J. Quinney School of Law

Poverty Offsetting

Ezra Rosser, American University – Washington College of Law

International Legal Frameworks for Adaptation in Transboundary River Basins

Christina Leb, Platform for International Water Law

Environmental Migration: Policy Gaps and Response Strategies

Chris Perry, International Peace Institute

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EUROPEAN PUBLIC LAW: EU eJOURNAL

Vol. 9, No. 28: Apr 10, 2012

PAUL B. STEPHAN & JOHN S. BELL, EDITORS

The Court of Justice in the Novel System for the Protection of Fundamental Rights in the EU

Elise Muir, affiliation not provided to SSRN

Currency Transaction Tax and Its Conformity with the Free Movement of Capital and Monetary Policy

Petra Inwinkl, Jonkoping University
Gustaf Haag, affiliation not provided to SSRN

The EU and Asia in the United Nations Security Council

Jan Wouters, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven – Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies
Matthieu Burnay, Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies

‘Communication to the Public’ in FAPL v QC Leisure and Murphy v Media Protection Services (C-403/08 and C-429/08)

Enrico Bonadio, City University London – The City Law School
Mauro Santo, M&R Europe, Intellectual Property Legal Advisors, Milan

The ECHR as a Living Instrument: Its Meaning and its Legitimacy

George Letsas, University College London – Faculty of Laws

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NATIONAL SECURITY & FOREIGN RELATIONS LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 9, No. 29: Apr 10, 2012

OREN GROSS, EDITOR

Law and the President

Richard H. Pildes, New York University School of Law

Litigating the Long War on Terror: The Role of Al-Aulaqi v. Obama

Lesley Wexler, University of Illinois College of Law

Protecting Citizens and Their Speech: Balancing National Security and Free Speech When Prosecuting the Material Support of Terrorism

Brandon J. Smith, The George Washington University School of Law

Submersibles and Transnational Criminal Organizations

Brian Wilson, United States Navy, United States Coast Guard

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INDIGENOUS NATIONS & PEOPLES LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 8, No. 17: Apr 10, 2012

CARRIE GARROW, KEVIN NOBLE MAILLARD, ROBERT ODAWI PORTER, EDITORS

Five Years on: Confusion, Illusion and Township Leasing on Aboriginal Land

Leon Terrill, University of New South Wales (UNSW) – Faculty of Law

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DEMOCRATIZATION: BUILDING STATES & DEMOCRATIC PROCESSES eJOURNAL

Vol. 5, No. 12: Apr 6, 2012

BRIAN DALE SHOUP & TIMOTHY WILLIAM WATERS, EDS

Nationalism, Statism and Cosmopolitanism

Robert J. Delahunty, University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)

Book Review: No Time to Mourn by Jeanette Ndhlovu

Darryl Omar Freeman, Washington State University

Aнализа oсновних eлемената oпштег законског решења реституције у Србији из перспективе праксе Европског суда за људска права / Analiza osnovnih elemenata opšteg zakonskog rešenja restitucije u Srbiji iz perspektive Evropskog suda za ljudska prava (Analysis of Principal Elements of the General Restitution Statute of Serbia from the Perspective of the European Court of Human Rights Case-Law)

Dusan / Душан S. / С. Rakitic / Ракитић, University of Belgrade, Faculty of Law / Правни факултет Универзитета у Београду / Pravni fakultet Univerziteta u Beograd

Mobilization and Poverty Law: Searching for Participatory Democracy Amongst the Ashes of the War on Poverty

Wendy Bach, University of Tennessee College of Law

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IMMIGRATION, REFUGEE & CITIZENSHIP LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 13, No. 20: Apr 5, 2012

BERNARD TRUJILLO, EDITOR

Louisiana: New Laborers, New Laws

Robin Raasch, affiliation not provided to SSRN

Environmental Migration: Policy Gaps and Response Strategies

Chris Perry, International Peace Institute

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COMPARATIVE LAW eJOURNAL

Vol. 12, No. 28: Apr 9, 2012

FRANCESCO PARISI, EDITOR

Who’s the Fascist? Uses of the Nazi Past at the Geert Wilders Trial

Robert A. Kahn, University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)

Statutes in Common Law Courts

Jeffrey A. Pojanowski, Notre Dame Law School

The Legality of Trust Receipts in Nigeria

Aso Kalu Etea, Streamsowers & Kohn, Association of Professional Negotiators and Mediators, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria

New Prospects for the Legal Qualification of Tolls in Brazil

André Castro Carvalho, Faculty of Law of Sao Bernardo do Campo, Brazilian Highway Concessionaires Association

Non-Compliance: A Human Approach and a Hair Splitting Legal System

Martine Herzog-Evans, University of Reims, Law Faculty, France

Trustee Courts and the Evolution of International Regimes: The Politics of Majoritarian Activism in the ECHR, the EU, and the WTO

Alec Stone Sweet, Yale University – Yale Law School and Yale Political Science
Thomas L. Brunell, University of Texas at Dallas – Department of Political Science

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European Journal of International Law

vol. 23 no. 1 (2012)

  1. Integration Through Fear
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 1-5(5); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  2. In Whose Name? An Investigation of International Courts Public Authority and Its Democratic Justification
    von Bogdandy, Armin; Venzke, Ingo
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 7-41(35); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  3. Do International Criminal Courts Require Democratic Legitimacy?
    Glasius, Marlies
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 43-66(24); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  4. The Protection of Humanitarian Legal Goods by National Judges
    Carrillo-Santarelli, Nicols; Espsito, Carlos
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 67-96(30); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  5. and New York and The Hague and Tokyo and Geneva and Nuremberg and : The Geographies of International Law
    Koller, David
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 97-119(23); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  6. Al-Skeini and Al-Jedda in Strasbourg
    Milanovic, Marko
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 121-139(19); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  7. International Courts and the European Legal Order
    Parish, Matthew
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 141-153(13); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  8. National, Ethnic, Racial, and Religious Groups Protected against Genocide in the Jurisprudence of the ad hoc International Criminal Tribunals
    Szpak, Agnieszka
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 155-173(19); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  9. Roaming Charges Moments of Dignity: Bicycle Repair Man, PekingEuropean Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 175-178(4); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  10. The Laws of Occupation and Commercial Law Reform in Occupied Territories: Clarifying a Widespread Misunderstanding
    Leyda, Jose Alejandro Carballo
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 179-197(19); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  11. The Laws of Occupation and Commercial Law Reform in Occupied Territories: A Reply to Jose Alejandro Carballo Leyda
    Benvenisti, Eyal
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 199-210(12); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  12. The Laws of Occupation and Commercial Law Reform in Occupied Territories: A Rejoinder to Eyal Benvenisti
    Carballo Leyda, Jose Alejandro
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 211-214(4); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  13. Editorial Note
    Sicilianos, Linos-Alexander; Skouteris, Thomas
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 215-219(5); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  14. The Government Intellectuals: Nicolas Politis An Intellectual Portrait
    Papadaki, Marilena
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 221-231(11); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  15. Politis and Sociological Jurisprudence of Inter-War International Law
    Kolb, Robert
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 233-241(9); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  16. Politis and the Limits of Legal Form
    zsu, Umut
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 243-253(11); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  17. Nicolas Politis Initiatives to Outlaw War and Define Aggression, and the Narrative of Progress in International Law
    Tsagourias, Nicholas
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 255-266(12); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  18. Neutrality A Survivor?
    Gavouneli, Maria
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 267-273(7); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  19. Kimberley N. Trapp, State Responsibility for International Terrorism.Problems and Prospects
    Aust, Helmut Philipp
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 275-278(4); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  20. Ralph Zacklin, The United Nations Secretariat and the Use of Force in a Unipolar World. Power v. Principle
    Auth, Gnther
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 278-281(4); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  21. Daniel H. Joyner, Interpreting the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty
    Fleck, Dieter
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 281-283(3); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  22. Anne Orford, International Authority and the Responsibility to Protect
    Thakur, Ramesh
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 284-289(6); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  23. P.G. McHugh, Aboriginal Title. The Modern Jurisprudence of Tribal Land Rights
    Gcke, Katja
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 290-293(4); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  24. Kate Parlett, The Individual in the International Legal System. Continuity and Change in International Law
    Mller, Andreas Th.
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 294-299(6); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  25. Jos E. Alvarez and Karl P. Sauvant et al. (eds), The Evolving International Investment Regime. Expectations, Realities, Options
    Topal, Julien
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 300-305(6); 2012
    Oxford University Press
  26. The Second Wave
    European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 306-307(2); 2012
    Oxford University Press

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The Law and Practice of International Courts and Tribunals

vol. 11 no. 1 (2012)

  1. After The Court Rose: The Rise of Diplomatic Means to Implement the Pronouncements of the International Court of Justice
    de Chazournes, Laurence Boisson; Angelini, Antonella
    The Law and Practice of International Courts and Tribunals (ISSN: 1569-1853); Volume 11, No. 1, pp. 1-46(46); 2012
    Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
  2. On Balancing Foreign Investment Interests with Public Interests in Recent Arbitration Case Law in the Public Utilities Sector
    Tanzi, Attila
    The Law and Practice of International Courts and Tribunals (ISSN: 1569-1853); Volume 11, No. 1, pp. 47-76(30); 2012
    Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
  3. Participation of Non-State Actors in ICJ Proceedings
    Ronen, Yael
    The Law and Practice of International Courts and Tribunals (ISSN: 1569-1853); Volume 11, No. 1, pp. 77-110(34); 2012
    Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
  4. The Independence of the Inter-American Judge
    Ruiz-Chiriboga, Oswaldo
    The Law and Practice of International Courts and Tribunals (ISSN: 1569-1853); Volume 11, No. 1, pp. 111-135(25); 2012
    Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
  5. International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) Case Law Review
    Fouret, Julien; Khayat, Dany
    The Law and Practice of International Courts and Tribunals (ISSN: 1569-1853); Volume 11, No. 1, pp. 137-198(62); 2012
    Martinus Nijhoff Publishers

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Stefan Leible
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Mohr Siebeck

  International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) Case Law Review
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  The changing fortunes of differential treatment in the evolution of international environmental law
LAVANYA RAJAMANI
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  Politis and Sociological Jurisprudence of Inter-War International Law
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Oxford University Press

  Nicolas Politis Initiatives to Outlaw War and Define Aggression, and the Narrative of Progress in International Law
Nicholas Tsagourias
European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 255-266; 20120101
Oxford University Press

  and New York and The Hague and Tokyo and Geneva and Nuremberg and : The Geographies of International Law
David Koller
European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 97-119; 20120101
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  The Laws of Occupation and Commercial Law Reform in Occupied Territories: Clarifying a Widespread Misunderstanding
Jose Alejandro Carballo Leyda
European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 179-197; 20120101
Oxford University Press

  International Courts and the European Legal Order
Matthew Parish
European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 141-153; 20120101
Oxford University Press

  Kate Parlett, The Individual in the International Legal System. Continuity and Change in International Law
Andreas Th. Mller
European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 294-299; 20120101
Oxford University Press

  Export Cartels: Is it Legal to Target your Neighbour? Analysis in Light of Recent Case Law
Marek Martyniszyn
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  Global environmentalism and the greening of international society
ROBERT FALKNER
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  In Whose Name? An Investigation of International Courts Public Authority and Its Democratic Justification
Armin von Bogdandy,Ingo Venzke
European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 7-41; 20120101
Oxford University Press

  Internationaler Investitionsschutz und geistiges Eigentum
Henning Grosse Ruse-Khan
Zeitschrift fuer Geistiges Eigentum / Intellectual Property Journal (ISSN: 1867-237X); Volume 4, No. 1, pp. 37-69; 20120301
Mohr Siebeck

  Neutrality A Survivor?
Maria Gavouneli
European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 267-273; 20120101
Oxford University Press

  The Protection of Humanitarian Legal Goods by National Judges
Nicols Carrillo-Santarelli,Carlos Espsito
European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 67-96; 20120101
Oxford University Press

  Politis and the Limits of Legal Form
Umut zsu
European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 243-253; 20120101
Oxford University Press

  Al-Skeini and Al-Jedda in Strasbourg
Marko Milanovic
European Journal of International Law (ISSN: 0938-5428); Volume 23, No. 1, pp. 121-139; 20120101
Oxford University Press

  Biofuels, Sustainability, and Trade-Related Regulatory Chill
Emily Barrett Lydgate
Journal of International Economic Law (ISSN: 1369-3034); Volume 15, No. 1, pp. 157-180; 20120315
Oxford University Press

  In Search of the New Informal Legitimacy of Mdecins Sans Frontires
Philippe Calain
Public Health Ethics (ISSN: 1754-9973); Volume 5, No. 1, pp. 56-66; 20120430
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  The International Legal Position on Transboundary Shipments of Radioactive Waste
M. C. Grimston
International Journal of Radioactive Materials Transport (ISSN: 0957-476X); Volume 8, No. 3, pp. 315-322; 19970101
Maney Publishing

  World Society, Social Differentiation and Time
Oliver Kessler
International Political Sociology (ISSN: 1749-5679); Volume 6, No. 1, pp. 77-94; 20120301
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IV. Cases and Dispute Settlement

A. OXFORD REPORTS ON INTERNATIONAL LAW

CDC Group plc v Seychelles, Annulment proceeding, ICSID Case no ARB/02/14; IIC 48 (2005) Subject(s): International investment law Keyword(s): Review of arbitral awards – Annulment (ICSID) – Failure to state reasons – Manifest excess of power – Serious departure from fundamental rule of procedure – Claims – Contract claims – Debt claim

Petrotimor Companhia de Petroleos SARL and the Oceanic Exploration Company v Australia and ors, Decision on application for summary disposal, (2003) 126 FCR 354; ILDC 541 (AU 2003) Subject(s): Law of the sea – Relationship between international and domestic law – Statehood, jurisdiction of states, organs of states – Territory Keyword(s): Act of state doctrine – Comity – Continental shelf – Expropriation – Jurisdiction of states, domestic – Maritime boundaries – Sovereignty – Territorial sea – Territory, title

Prosecutor v Sesay, Decision on defence motion to request the Trial Chamber to rule that the prosecution moulding of evidence is impermissible, Case no SCSL-04-15-T SCSL; ICL 665 (SCSL 2006) Subject(s): International criminal law Keyword(s): Evidence – International criminal law, procedure – International criminal law, witnesses

EDF (Services) Ltd v Romania, Award, ICSID Case No ARB/05/13, IIC 392 (2009)

Subject(s): International investment law Keyword(s): Evidence – Burden of proof – Conduct of proceedings – Dissenting opinion – Attribution – Ultra Vires conduct, state organs/state-owned enterprise – Claims – Contract claims – Umbrella clause – Jurisdiction of arbitral tribunals – Parties to the dispute (and jurisdiction) – Standards of treatment – Fair and equitable treatment standard – Legitimate expectations – Expropriation – Investment-backed expectations (expropriation and) – Remedies and costs – Costs and expenses

Iskandarov v Tajikistan, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/101/D/1499/2006; IHRL 163 (UNHRC 2011) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Detention – Due process – Human rights, freedom from torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment – Human rights, right to fair trial – Human rights, right to liberty and security of person – Legal representation, right to

Carrión Barcaiztegui v Spain, Admissibility, UN Doc CCPR/C/80/D/1019/2001; IHRL 1876 (UNHRC 2004) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Exhaustion of local remedies – Gender – Human rights, right to family – Human rights, right to non-discrimination – International courts and tribunals, admissibility of claims

X v Switzerland, Merits, UN Doc CAT/C/18/D/38/1995; IHRL 165 (UNCAT 1997)

Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Non-refoulement – Torture

Sejdovic v Italy, Admissibility, merits and just satisfaction, App no 56581/00; ECHR 2006-II; IHRL 3181 (ECHR 2006) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Burden of proof – Damages – Detention – Exhaustion of local remedies – Extradition and mutual assistance – Human rights, civil and political rights – Human rights, presumption of innocence – Human rights, right to effective remedy – Human rights, right to fair trial – Legal representation, right to – Margin of appreciation – Remedies – Satisfaction

 

ITA no 728/KB of 2008, Appeal judgment, 2010 Pakistan Tax Decisions Tribunal 428; ILDC 1621 (PK 2009) Subject(s): International economic law and relations – Relationship between international and domestic law Keyword(s): International law and domestic law, direct effect – Judicial review – Taxation – Taxation, double – Treaties, application

Bekos and Koutropoulos v Greece, Merits, just satisfaction, App no 15250/02; ECHR 2005-XIII; IHRL 3184 (ECHR 2005) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Burden of proof – Detention – Duty to investigate – Duty to prosecute – Ethnicity – Evidence – Human rights, civil and political rights – Human rights, freedom from torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment – Human rights, right to effective remedy – Human rights, right to non-discrimination – Human rights, rights of persons deprived of their liberty – Racial discrimination – Torture

Baker v The Queen, Final appeal judgment, (2004) 223 CLR 513; ILDC 515 (AU 2004) Subject(s): Human rights – Relationship between international and domestic law Keyword(s): Children, rights of – Human rights, rights of persons deprived of their liberty – International law and domestic law, conflicts between

Tolipkhuzhaev v Uzbekistan, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/96/D/1280/2004; IHRL 3397 (UNHRC 2009) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Capital punishment – Duty to investigate – Human rights, freedom from torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment – Human rights, right to fair trial – Human rights, right to life – Provisional measures

Muzonzo v Sweden, Merits, UN Doc CAT/C/16/D/41/1996; IHRL 3770 (UNCAT 1996) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Non-refoulement – Torture

In re Refined Petroleum Products Antitrust Litigation, Judgment on motion to dismiss, 2009 WL 81923 (SD Tex 2009); ILDC 1231 (US 2009) Subject(s): Statehood, jurisdiction of states, organs of states Keyword(s): Act of state doctrine – Conspiracy

ALN v Switzerland, Merits, UN Doc CAT/C/20/D/90/1997; IHRL 3776 (UNCAT 1998) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Non-refoulement – Torture

United States v Yunis, Appeal of conviction, 924 F2d 1086; 288 US App DC 129; ILDC 1476 (US 1991) Subject(s): Individuals and non-state actors – International criminal law – International humanitarian law – Relationship between international and domestic law – Statehood, jurisdiction of states, organs of states Keyword(s): Air law – Conspiracy – Hostage taking – Individual criminal responsibility – International crimes – International criminal law, actus reus – International law and domestic law, conflicts between – International law and domestic law, consistent interpretation – Jurisdiction of states, extra-territorial – Jurisdiction of states, passive personality principle – Jurisdiction of states, universality principle – Territoriality

Akwanga v Cameroon, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/101/D/1813/2008; IHRL 172 (UNHRC 2011) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Detention – Exhaustion of local remedies – Human rights, freedom from torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment – Human rights, rights of persons deprived of their liberty – Human rights, right to a judge – Human rights, right to fair trial – Human rights, right to liberty and security of person – Judicial independence / impartiality

Case of Genie Lacayo v Nicaragua, Application for judicial review of merits, reparations and costs, IACHR Series C no 45; IHRL 1428 (IACHR 1997) Subject(s): Human rights – International procedural law Keyword(s): Due process – Human rights, right to effective remedy – International courts and tribunals, admissibility of claims – International courts and tribunals, procedure – Judicial review – Remedies

Case of Cesti Hurtado v Peru, Preliminary objections, IACHR Series C no 49; IHRL 1432 (IACHR 1999) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Exhaustion of local remedies – International courts and tribunals, admissibility of claims – International courts and tribunals, procedure

Case of Loayza Tamayo v Peru, Interpretation of the judgment of merits, IACHR Series C no 47; IHRL 1430 (IACHR 1998) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, right to liberty and security of person – Human rights, right to fair trial – International courts and tribunals, decisions – International courts and tribunals, procedure

Sepet and Bulbul v Secretary of State for the Home Department (UNHCR Intervening), Appeal judgment, C/2000/2794; ILDC 236 (UK 2001) Subject(s): Human rights – Law of treaties Keyword(s): Asylum – Conscientious objection – Human rights, freedom of thought, conscience, and religion – Refugees

Aouabdia v Algeria, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/101/D/1780/2008; IHRL 173 (UNHRC 2011) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Burden of proof – Detention – Disappearances – Duty to investigate – Exhaustion of local remedies – Human rights, freedom from torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment – Human rights, rights of persons deprived of their liberty – Human rights, right to be recognized as a person before the law – Human rights, right to effective remedy – Human rights, right to life

Alan v Switzerland, Merits, UN Doc CAT/C/16/D/21/1995; IHRL 3781 (UNCAT 1996) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Non-refoulement – Torture

de Rivero, in favour of Rivero Lazo v Peruvian Supreme Court, Appeal, Case no 4677-2005-PHC/TC; ILDC 955 (PE 2005) Subject(s): Human rights – International humanitarian law – Relationship between international and domestic law Keyword(s): Crimes against humanity – Detention – Disappearances – Due process – Human rights, right to liberty and security of person

Case of El Amparo v Venezuela, Interpretation of the judgment of reparations and costs, IACHR Series C no 46; IHRL 1429 (IACHR 1997) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, right to fair trial – International courts and tribunals, powers – International courts and tribunals, procedure – International law and domestic law, conflicts between

Case of Castillo Petruzzi and ors v Peru, Preliminary objections, IACHR Series C no 41; IHRL 1424 (IACHR 1998) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Exhaustion of local remedies – International courts and tribunals, admissibility of claims – International courts and tribunals, procedure – Sovereignty

Salazar and ors v Attorney General, Judgment, EXP No 00002-2009-PI/TC; ILDC 1170 (PE 2010) Subject(s): International economic law and relations – Law of the sea – Law of treaties – Relationship between international and domestic law Keyword(s): Arbitration – International law and domestic law, consistent interpretation – International law and domestic law, incorporation – International trade – Peremptory norms / ius cogens – Territorial sea – Treaties, application – Treaties, binding force – Treaties, ratification

Butovenko v Ukraine, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/102/D/1412/2005; IHRL 175 (UNHRC 2011) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Burden of proof – Detention – Due process – Human rights, freedom from torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment – Human rights, rights of persons deprived of their liberty – Human rights, right to fair trial – Judicial independence / impartiality – Legal representation, right to

EA v Switzerland, Merits, UN Doc CAT/C/19/D/28/1995; IHRL 3777 (UNCAT 1997) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): International courts and tribunals, admissibility of claims – Non-refoulement – Torture

Legal Resources Foundation v Zambia, Merits, Comm no 211/98; 29th ordinary session (23 April–7 May 2001); 14th Annual Activity Report (2000–1); IHRL 230 (ACHPR 2001) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, civil and political rights – Human rights, equality before the law – Human rights, right to non-discrimination – Human rights, right to vote and to be elected

DK v Land Salzburg, Appeal decision, 2000/03/0187; ILDC 1591 (AT 2000)

Subject(s): Diplomacy and consular relations – Individuals and non-state actors – Law of treaties Keyword(s): Consular relations – Immunity from jurisdiction – Immunity from jurisdiction, consuls – Treaties, interpretation

Mouvement Burkinabé des Droits de l’Homme et des Peuples v Burkina Faso, Merits, Comm no 204/97; 29th ordinary session (23 April–7 May 2001); 14th Annual Activity Report (2000–1); IHRL 231 (ACHPR 2000) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, civil and political rights – Human rights, equality before the law – Human rights, freedom from torture and cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment – Human rights, right to liberty and security of person – Human rights, right to liberty of movement – Human rights, right to life

The Social and Economic Rights Action Centre and the Centre for Economic and Social Rights v Nigeria, Merits, Comm no 155/96; 30th ordinary session (13–27 October 2001); 15th Annual Activity Report (2001–2); IHRL 233 (ACHPR 2001)

Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, civil and political rights – Human rights, economic, social, and cultural rights – Human rights, right to adequate standard of living – Human rights, right to family – Human rights, right to food – Human rights, right to health – Human rights, right to housing – Human rights, right to life – Human rights, right to property

Re Cesare Battisti, Italy v Cesare Battisti, Decision on extradition, Extradição 1.085 República Italiana; ILDC 1674 (BR 2009) Subject(s): International co-operation – International criminal law – Relationship between international and domestic law Keyword(s): Asylum – Due process – Extradition and mutual assistance – International law and domestic law, conflicts between – Judicial review – Non-refoulement – Refugees – Treaties, application

Zegveld and Ephrem v Eritrea, Merits, Comm no 250/2002; 34th ordinary session (6–20 November 2003); 17th Annual Activity Report (2003–4); IHRL 241 (ACHPR 2003) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, civil and political rights – Human rights, freedom of expression – Human rights, right to fair trial – Human rights, right to liberty and security of person – Human rights, right to non-discrimination

Paul v Benin, Merits, Comm no 199/97; 35th ordinary session, 21 May–4 June 2004, 17th Annual Activity Report 2003–4; IHRL 248 (ACHPR 2004) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, civil and political rights – Human rights, right to fair trial – Human rights, right to property

Abubakar v Ghana, Merits, Comm no 103/93; 20th Ordinary Session (21–31 October 1996); 10th Annual Activity Report (1996–7); IHRL 2758 (ACHPR 1996)

Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, civil and political rights – Human rights, right to fair trial – Human rights, right to liberty of movement

Lawyers for Human Rights v Swaziland, Merits, Comm no 251/2002; 37th Ordinary Session (27 April–11 May 2005); 18th Annual Activity Report; IHRL 253 (ACHPR 2005) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, civil and political rights – Human rights, freedom of association – Human rights, right to fair trial – Human rights, right to peaceful assembly – Human rights, right to take part in conduct of public affairs

Pagnoulle v Cameroon, Merits, Comm no 39/90; 21st Ordinary Session (15–24 April 1997); 10th Annual Activity Report (1996–7); IHRL 2757 (ACHPR 1997)

Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, civil and political rights – Human rights, presumption of innocence – Human rights, rights of persons deprived of their liberty – Human rights, right to fair trial – Human rights, right to work

Ismailov v Uzbekistan, Merits, UN Doc CCPR/C/101/D/1769/2008; IHRL 176 (UNHRC 2011) Subject(s): Human rights Keyword(s): Human rights, right to fair trial – Human rights, right to liberty and security of person – Legal representation, right to

Abbott and ors v A-Best Prods Co and ors, Decision on motion to remand, 122 F Supp 2d 688 (NDW Va 2000); ILDC 1563 (US 2000) Subject(s): Immunities Keyword(s): Comity – Corporations, multinational – Immunity from jurisdiction, agents of states – Sovereignty – States, agents

Prosecutor v Brđanin and Talić, Decision on filing of replies, Case No IT-99-36-T; ICL 194 (ICTY 2001) Subject(s): International criminal law Keyword(s): Human rights, right to fair trial – International criminal law, procedure

 

B. Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

IACHR Takes Case Involving Bolivia to the Inter-American Court

C. Law Library of Congress

Hungary: Disputed Data Protection Law Amended

Rwanda: Parliament Mulling Proposal to Legalize Abortion

European Union: European Parliament Adopts Draft Regulation on Cross-Border Inheritances

European Union: European Court of Justice Rules on Illegal Downloading of Songs by Internet Users

Canada / Mexico / United States: Nuclear Security Agreement

Mexico / United States: Agreement on Forfeited Funds

Belarus: Official Online Publication of Legal Acts

Moldova: Pedophiles to Be Punished with Chemical Castration

European Court of Human Rights / France: Adoption for Same Sex Couples

Sri Lanka: Restrictions Placed on Sale of Herbicide

Sri Lanka: Restrictions Placed on Sale of Herbicide

Egypt: Government Rejects Draft Law on the Impeachment of the President

Tunisia: Move to Criminalize Normalization of Relations with Israel in the New Penal Code

Israel: Restrictions on Depiction of Underweight Models in Commercials

France: Law on Digital Exploitation of Unavailable Books

Council of Europe: European Court of Human Rights Denies Claim of Violation of the Right to Vote Abroad for Greek Expatriates

Netherlands: Proposed Tightening of Supervision over Legal Profession

Pakistan: Senate Passes Bill on Establishing a National Commission on Human Rights

Japan: Legal Responses to Disaster Waste Management Issues

Denmark: Same-Sex Marriage to Be Approved

United Nations: New Agreement on Electronic Waste

Economic Community of West African States: Uniform Framework on Freedom of Expression, Information Considered

Indonesia: Police to Undergo Drug Testing

Italy: Gay Family Rights Ruling

Brazil: Federal Supreme Court Elects New President

Israel: Supreme Court Decision Invalidating the Law on Haredi Military Draft Postponement

Argentina: Supreme Court Decision on Abortion

Taiwan: Call for Amendment of Domestic Laws to Conform with Human Rights Covenants

Turkey: Parliament Adopts Law on Prevention of Domestic Violence

V. Blogs/reviews/comment (select items)

AlertNet Blogs

INSI: Luck, safety and the Arab Spring

Women join forces to protect families from hunger

Not enough focus on child soldiers’ lives in “Kony 2012” -War Child

Urban planning for sustainability key as cities expand

Pakistan: Meeting the people at the heart of the latest displacement crisis

NJL: Starting a journalism nonprofit? Read this guide first

CPJ Blog: A Pakistani ‘sword of Damocles’ in the making?

Sahel food crisis: The women of Maijanjaré

Words are a vital ally in Kenya’s fight against TB

Social enterprise and governments can break cycle of poverty through education – Gordon Brown

Epidemiologist uses film in fight against S.Africa gold-mine TB

Interconnected Struggles: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, Queer And Intersex (LGBTQI) Activism In Africa

Invest in women in conflict zones to promote change

U.S. food aid reform could feed millions more, say NGOs

Soccer campaign may miss chance to score for Sahel hunger

Soccer campaign on Sahel hunger crisis risks own goal

Nothing prepared me for what we saw in Baba Amr – Paul Conroy

CPJ Blog: Corruption a no-go zone for South Sudan’s journalists

Will climate-related disasters test humanitarian relief to destruction?

Scotland announces new international social enterprise initiative

Will Twitter put the U.N. out of the disaster business?

Road to a Corruption Overhaul (Brazil Revises its Foreign Bribery Bill)

RFE/RL: Yellow Islamic Aphrodisiacs: the terms China’s Twitter doesn’t want you to search

When disasters go nuclear – preparing for the worst

Women without Borders/SAVE: A Call for Unity Against Terrorism

Women without Borders/SAVE: A Call for Unity Against Terrorism

Immunisation a challenge in Mozambique, but future looks bright

Sightsavers on World Water Day 2012

CPJ Blog: As Chinese politician censored, exiled journalist triumphs

Could corruption be worse in Tunisia, Egypt after Arab Spring?

CPJ: Remembering Henry Nxumalo, pioneer under apartheid

Madagascar: “Rebuilding footpaths and dirt roads to restart economic life”

How to stop disasters making a bad water situation worse?

How do we get businesses engaged in helping address climate change?

Lack of infrastructure beleaguers aid work in the Congo

With FCPA under scrutiny, will DOJ expand use of Travel Act?

Are Finnish postal workers public officials?

World Water Forum muddied by controversies

@Documentally discusses “revolutionary” protest apps

Lubanga: Why the ICC must do better

NGOs demand no restrictions

From Sustainable Development To Green Economy – What Does This Mean For Women?

Living in the shadow of Fukushima

A Day of Remembrance in Japan

ASIL Insights

If the Glove or Shoe Fits: Court of International Trade Invokes Totes-Isotoner and Rejects Another Equal Protection Exception for Customs Cases in Rack Room Shoes v. United States

The U.N. Security Council and the Crisis in Syria

Thomas Lubanga: War Crimes Conviction in the First Case at the International Criminal Court

Bangladesh War Crimes Tribunal

26 Feb 2012: Chowdhury charge framing

26 Feb 2012: Jonokhonto contempt order

23 Feb 2012: Azam bail rejection

23 Feb 2012: Jonokontho contempt query

22 Feb 2012: Chowdhury frame charging

22 Feb 2012: Azam frame charging 4

20 Feb 2012: Azam frame charging 3

20 Feb 2012: Twenty seventh witness

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Web Edition

Nuclear security begins at home

H5N1: Bungling dual-use governance

The new abolitionists

2012 Nuclear Security Summit: What it was and wasn’t

The Diplomat

Signs of a New Tiananmen in China

Clinton’s Scare Campaign

ASEAN Beefs up Financial Security

Can Burma’s Military Let Go?

Preventing Nuclear Disaster

Must U.S. Navy Downsize Plans?

Burma: Asia’s Next Tiger Economy?

The Week in Asia

Will ASEAN Tackle South China Sea?

Burma’s Misguided Drug War

China: Africa’s Other Kony

And You Think North Korea’s Crazy?

Japan Readies for North Korea Test

Staying the Course in Afghanistan

Cambodia Readies for ASEAN

Do U.S. Cuts Threaten its Allies?

How Russia Plays the Great Game

Obama Drops the Ball on India

How to Stop Kim’s “Satellite” Test

India’s Military Inferiority Complex

Canada’s Asia Fixation

Don’t Worry About the China Bashing

BRICS Aim High

North Korea Food Deal Suspended

India General: We’re Unfit for War

Vietnam and Burma Get Cozy

Taking the Piracy Fight Ashore

East Asia Forum

Japan’s foreign policy and avoiding the unthinkable

China, and Japan’s foreign policy posture

Jakarta’s gubernatorial election: a time for change

Democracy comes to China via Wukan

How reliable are India’s official statistics?

China: the recurrence of ethnic tensions in Xinjiang

Regional integration and elite power politics in East Asia

India: unleashing potential in innovation and creativity

Diplomatic currents running strong in the South China Sea

Government lawyers in South Korea, Japan and Australia

Gujarat’s budget reflects sound development strategy

Why the euro zone crisis will impact little on Europe’s relations with China

EJIL: Talk!

“Jus – Post – Bellum”: Mapping the normative foundations

International Commissions of Inquiry: A New Form of Adjudication?

ICC Prosecutor Decides that He Can’t Decide on the Statehood of Palestine. Is He Right?

On Security Council Reform

Integration Through Fear

The ‘left-to-die boat’: whose responsibility for the death of 63 migrants in the Mediterranean?

Canada’s Alien Tort Statute

If not torture, then how about terrorism – Canada amends its State Immunity Act

From the North Sea to the Bay of Bengal: Maritime Delimitation at the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea

Judging Judges: A Reply to Marko Milanovic

ICC Delivers Its First Judgment: The Lubanga Case and Classification of Conflicts in Situations of Occupation

International Tribunal for the Law of Sea’s First Judgment on Maritime Delimitation

Erga Omnes

Is Piracy a Crime against Humanity?

Investigate or Else

Adjudicating Pain

Foreign Affairs

2/4/2012 – 9/4/2012

Foreign Affairs Editor Gideon Rose on Charlie Rose

The French Don’t Know Their Place (In the Global Economy)

The Politics of Evangelicalism

How Twitter Makes the Internet More Local

Foreign Affairs Wins Min Award for Best Premium Content

Hacks of Valor

God, Bush, and Obama

Bookshelf: Ghosts of Afghanistan by Jonathan Steele

A Lesser France

A Bizarre Political Comedy

Why Israel Should Learn to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

When Superbugs Attack

16/3/2012 – 1/4/2012

Game of Thrones as History

Game of Thrones as Theory

India’s Polio Win

Trying to End Colombia’s Battle With FARC

Maliki Brings the Arab League to Town

Behind Japan’s Big Arms Buy

All Quiet in the South China Sea

Turkey Vs. Iran

Turkey’s Democratic Dilemma

Why Washington Didn’t Intervene In Syria Last Time

Preparing for Failure in Syria

Assad Family Values

The Future of History with Francis Fukuyama

After the Arab Spring: Syria and Beyond

Senator Levin Sets the Record Straight on the NDAA

Stephen Biddle and Max Boot Discuss U.S. Afghanistan Policy

Bookshelf: Saying the Unsayable by Soren Ivarsson and Lotte Isager

How the Anti-Putin Movement Missed the Point

Glowing Pork, Exploding Watermelons

KONY 2012 and the Prospects for Change

Foreign Policy Feed Nodes

Carnaval Is Over – By Bill Hinchberger

Sarko’s Romney Problem – By Eric Pape

Finish What You Start – By Srdja Popovic and Robert Helvey

Longform’s Picks of the Week – By Max Linsky

The Wages of 9/11 – By James Traub

The World in Photos This Week – An FP Slideshow

Disasters on the Seven Seas – An FP Slide Show

Treacherous Waters – By Ross A. Klein

This Week at War: Syria as Prologue – By Robert Haddick

Jerusalem: This Year in a Comic Book – By Guy Delisle

The LWOT: Alleged 9/11 plotter to face death penalty trial – by Jennifer Rowland

Pakistan’s $10 Million Terrorist Talks

Mogadishu’s Moment

The Mess in Mali – By Gregory Mann

Great Scots – By Tim Judah

Welcome to Shura City – By Farah Jan

The Indian Mutiny That Wasn’t – By Shashank Joshi

We’re Winning This Fight – By Abdiweli Mohamed Ali

Israel’s Resilient Democracy – By Michael Oren

The Stay at Home Scots – Tim Judah

Seven Flip-Flops Romney Needs to Make – By Joshua E. Keating

Dear Abu Mazen: End This Farce – By Yossi Beilin

Decoupling: Ties That No Longer Bind – By Peter Passell

Five Reasons Americans Should be Happy (In a Very Unhappy Middle East) – By Aaron David Miller

Scot Free

Internet Freedom Starts at Home – By Rebecca MacKinnon

(B)rogue Nation – By Tim Judah

The Zero Man – By Heleen Mees

Once Upon a Time in Kuwait – An FP Slide Show

Afghanistan Falls Apart – By Karen Leigh

Sharing the Burden – By Charles Kenny

Baghdad’s Potemkin Village – By Ben Van Heuvelen

Spy Games – By Michael Peck

Dear Ayatollah Khamenei: Go Ahead, Shut Down That Strait – By David Rothkopf

Azerbaijan Is Not Israel’s Secret Staging Ground – Nargiz Gurbanova

Don’t Fear a Nuclear Arms Race in the Middle East – By Steven A. Cook

Foreign policy featured Articles

Bombs Can’t Stop Me

Israel’s Resilient Democracy

Quetta Welcomes You

Shake It Up, Mitt

Cheer Up America

Gary Shteyngart’s Super Sad True Trip to China

(B)rogue Nation

Afghanistan Falls Apart

The Zero Man

Don’t Fear a Nuclear Arms Race in the Middle East

Baghdad’s Potemkin Village

Dear Ayatollah Khamenei: Go Ahead, Shut Down That Strait

The Last Honest Woman in Jerusalem

Undergunned and Overwhelmed

16 Ways to Fix Burma

Foreign Policy Flash points

Shouldn’t presidents be embarrassed to go abroad for medical treatment?

Netanyahu tips his hand on the West Bank

Did Sarkozy really ban cheese from the Elysee Palace?

America’s confusing Libya war plan

The mysterious psychology of oil price

Imi comes home

Jerusalem gets the comic book treatment

The proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran grinds on

Ambassador: Ecuador’s immigration policy does not help terrorists

What the U.S. could learn from Muhammad Ali

Scotland: Nationalism as product branding

Will anyone recognize the new Tuareg ‘state’?

History is stalled in Mali

There’s no ‘I’ in Afghan endgame

Yemen’s unresolved economic crisis

Why prolong the inevitable in Afghanistan?

To stop a genocide, please submit the correct form

Arab League justice for Syria?

The PM of Somalia on being at yesterday’s deadly bombing

Ai Weiwei ordered to stop spying on himself

Exclusive: UAE detains foreign NGO workers

Why does the White House value a U.N. mandate more than the lives of Syrians?

Is this the end of the age of oil scarcity?

The military shopping list that helped topple Qaddafi

ICC president: How Washington learned to trust us

Talks with the Taliban: There is no other way

Pakistan’s $10 million man: Come and get me, America!

Will Macedonia’s name keep it out of the NATO summit?

Who won the Peloponnesian War? Not who you think.

A tale of two Mogadishus

5 reasons Americans should be happy (in an unhappy Middle East)

The ‘Zelikow memo’ comes to light

The real meaning of the ‘caliphate flag’

Want to know how to break up the eurozone? Ask an 11-year-old.

Blogging Thucydides: The most brutal line I’ve ever read

Lagarde gently lectures the United States

House members push Reid to allow tougher Iran sanctions

Will China back down in the South China Sea?

Brazil wants some Security Council love. But it won’t get it (yet).

Does anyone at Apple have a soul?

What the Chinese really think about the U.S.

The ‘dumb blonde’ who stood up to the Serbs

Can anything save Afghanistan’s shattered alliance with the U.S.?

The irrelevance of America’s withdrawal from Iraq

Azerbaijan is not Israel’s secret staging ground

Is Okonjo-Iweala actually the safe choice for the World Bank?

A missed opportunity at the World Bank

Why Obama’s Iran sanctions don’t really wall off Americans

What we now know about the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty

Israeli official: Sanctions on Iran are ‘much more effective than people think’

A bittersweet celebration in Burma

Romney’s campaign makes an argument for Wikileaks-style transparency

How the representative from American Samoa became Bahrain’s man in Washington

Georgetown International Environmental Law Review

The Future of Cap and Trade in the U.S. and Europe

Human Rights Now (Amnesty)

Connecticut Senate Passes Death Penalty Repeal!

Mumbai’s Urban Slums: Ground Zero for Human Dignity

Paying Respect to the Kerry Sisters

Europeans Shame US on Secret Prisons

A Step Toward Accountability in Syria

Syria’s Assad Targets Children for Detention and Torture

Flames of Despair in Tibetan Protest for Human Rights

The Death Penalty In 2011: Three Things You Should Know

India’s Cynical Sri Lanka Vote

Asking Tough Questions on US Military Aid to Egypt

Race Matters

World Water Day: Progress Made, Work Still to Do

A Diminished Force for Good

Will NATO Talk to Civilian Victims of Its Airstrikes in Libya?

Turkey Passes Law to Stop Pervasive Violence Against Women

Milestone Verdict on Child Soldiers: Will Kony Be Next?

International Criminal Law Bureau

ICC: Guatemala Becoming 121st State Joining the ICC Rome Statute

ECCC: Duch Apology Available For Download

ICC Prosecutor Rejects Recognition for Palestine

Malawi to Decide Whether al Bashir can Attend AU Summit

ECOWAS Imposes Sanctions on Mali

Syria Agrees Peace Plan Deadline

NLD Claims Victory for Aung San Suu Kyi

Mali’s Military Coup: Who has the Power?

Zimbabwe Torture Case Postponed

Syria: UN Human Rights Council Demanding An End To Violence And Widespread Abuses In Syria

ICC: Trust Fund For Victims Raises Reparation Reserve

ICTY: Annual Outreach Report 2011

Human-Rights Charges Against Haiti’s Former Leader, “Baby Doc”, are Dismissed

Human Rights Violations Committed in DR Congo During the Presidential Elections

Human Rights Watch Calls on Syria Opposition Groups to Condemn Anti-Government Forces Abuses

Mugabe’s Campaign of Indigenisation Gains Pace

Duch Testifies against Former Khmer Rouge Leaders

Peace Must Not Be the Victim of International Justice

Law of the Sea – Whose ‘Cup of Tea’?

Zimbabwean Farmer Takes on Mugabe

Thomas Lubanga found guilty of war crimes in the first verdict delivered by the ICC.

Intercross (ICRC)

Syrian authorities agree on greater role for ICRC

From the field – Gracias por el apoyo

Kellenberger Grotius Lecture, ASIL – The Case for Reason, Vision and Humanity

From the field – Armed actors proliferating in Afghanistan

International Economic Law and Policy (Simon Lester)

WTO Complaint on Indian Work Visas

Questions on Impact of Cloves on GATT National Treatment

The Cloves AB Report: Distinguishing Cloves and Menthol

(Alleged) Non-Compliance in EC – Aircraft

Questions about Suspending GSP Benefits to Argentina

WTO Financial Services Rules and Domestic Regulation

International Law Prof Blog (Mark E. Wojcik & Cindy Galway Buys)

Job Announcement: American Society of International Law

Violence Continues in Syria

The Coup in Mali

Honduras Brings WTO Action Against Australia

US Government to proceed with trial against five accused co-conspirators for the 9/11 attacks

Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia

Conference on Human Trafficking

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Agrees to Hear Guantanamo Detainee Case

Donald Donovan is the New President of ASIL

Pathways to Employment in International Law

UN Human Rights Office Urges Chile to Pass Anti-Discrimination Law

International Law Weekend – Call for Proposals

ASIL Annual Meeting Plenary Session on Hague Courts

ASIL Academic Partners

Judge Evan Wallach

U.S. Foreign Relations Legislative Updates

American Society of International Law

US Supreme Court Postpones Decision on Foreign Relations Question in Zivotofsky v. Clinton

International Family Law

Call for Papers: Collective Redress in the Cross-Border Context: Arbitration, Litigation, Settlement and Beyond

Another Judge Resigns from Cambodia Tribunal

More Than 8,000 Now Dead in Syria

Conference on Human Trafficking

College Consortium for International Studies

American Society of International Law

Prosecuting Human Rights Abuses in Brazil

WTO Launches New Database for Preferential & Regional Trade Arrangements

First Verdict Ever from the International Criminal Court Finds Warlord Guilty of Recruiting Child Soldiers

A Report from the Global Legal Skills Conference

IntLawGrrls

Myth-buster: Rwanda tribunal judgment establishes new prohibitions of wartime rape

As end of gacaca nears, looking to more attention to post-genocide trauma from sexual violence

Survivors’ views on gacaca

Gacaca courts in Rwanda: 18 years after the genocide, is there justice and reconciliation for survivors of sexual violence?

Reflections on Atala v. Chile and Gas & Dubois v. France

The United Nations & the responsibility to protect

Breaking News: ICC declines Palestine inquiry

Jurist – Hotline Buzz

Pre-Abortion Ultrasounds Serve Essential Purpose

Repealing Proposition 209 Benefits Underprivileged Students

Religious Liberty and the Contraceptives Debate

Striking the Balance Between Secrecy and Sunshine

Constitutional Formalism Denies Aid to Legal Immigrants

Human Rights and Respecting Personal Freedoms in Iraq

Changing the Legal Paradigm of Liberation-Occupation

Ignoring the Genocide Convention in the Ninth Circuit

Rural Women and the Limits of Law: Reflections on CSW 56

International Accountability and the Alien Tort Statute

Technological Innovation and Press Censorship

The Role of Lochner in the Health Care Litigation

Voter ID Laws Face State, National and International Obstacles

Applying Rational Basis Review in Armour v. Indianapolis

Scheduling Judgment Day: Ending the Charles Taylor Trial

Patents and Innovation After the Mayo Ruling

Sackett v. EPA: The EPA and the Due Process Clause

State Constitutions: A New Battleground in Voting Rights

Privacy v. Freedom of Expression in the ECHR

Double Standards in the War on Terror

Defining the Boundaries of Free Speech in College Protests

ICC Jurisdiction in Palestine: Blurring Law and Politics

Judicial Restraint and the Health Care Litigation

Values of Federalism at Stake in Health Care Litigation

Sentencing Children to Die in Prison is Cruel and Unusual Punishment

Lubanga Verdict a Victory for Victims and ICC

Stand Your Ground Not Responsible for Trayvon Martin’s Death

The Role of Partisanship in the Health Care Reform Challenge

Justice in Conflict (Mark Kersten)

What Went Wrong During the Lubanga Trial

Beyond ‘KONY2012′ – Judgement Day and the Lubanga Verdict

Kony 2012 – How 100 Million Clicks Went to Waste

Syria: Appeasement in Disguise?

Lubanga and the Trouble with ICC Deterrence

Hunting Kony – An Update on the US Deployment in Central Africa

Justice in Libya? The Senussi Sweepstakes!

LieberCode

Lubanga and the Control Theory

Does Due Process entail Legal Process?

Modes of Liability – Endings and Beginnings

Opinio Juris

York University Faculty Torpedo $60 Million International Law Donation

Matt Bors Says It All

Targeting and Causation

The Operation of the Modern Lex Mercatoria: The Hierarchy of Norms

Is “International Law” the Same as “Foreign Law”?

The Modern Lex Mercatoria and its Dynamism

Henry Ford — Not Such a Good Role Model

Weekday News Wrap: Tuesday, April 3, 2012

International Organizations Becoming More Popular As Alternate Fora for U.S. Civil Rights Groups?

Does the Libya Precedent Block a Syria Intervention?

The Sources of the Modern Transnational Lex Mercatoria

What do we mean by the Transnationalization of Private Law?

Introducing Guest-Blogger Jan Dalhuisen

Weekday News Wrap: Monday, April 2, 2012

Chevron-Ecuador: The Jarndyce v. Jarndyce of the 21st Century

Disarray at the ECCC

Pluralism v. Harmonization: National Adjudication of International Crimes

Quotable Quotes from the ASIL Annual Meeting

Inter-American Court of Human Rights Recognizes Discrimination on Basis of Sexual Orientation

Weekend Roundup: March 24-30, 2012

ASIL on the IHL/IHRL Debate

ASIL Cables: Interview with James Crawford

Statement Regarding Syria

Comment Thread to Legal Adviser Harold Koh’s Statement on Syria

Weekday News Wrap: Friday, March 30, 2012

Inaugural Cambridge Journal of International and Comparative Law Conference: May 19-20, 2012

Ahmed on Drone Attacks in Pakistan

Canada’s Much Better and Very Different Alien Tort Statute

Follow-up to NYU JILP Symposium on LGBT Asylum and Refugee Law

ASIL Cables: 2012 Grotius Lecture

Weekday News Wrap: Thursday, March 29, 2012

Can DSK Invoke Customary International Law to Dismiss His Civil Lawsuit? Probably Not

This Month (Or So) in Chevron

Upcoming Event: The ACLU in American Life

The “American Tort” Interpretation of the Alien Tort Statute

Kiobel (IV): Precedent-setting Dutch Civil Universal Jurisdiction Case

Weekday News Wrap: Wednesday, March 28, 2012

ICRC-ASIL-WCL Conference on Challenges of IHL Today

Chevron’s Buyers Remorse

NRDC (Switchboard)
Mysterious Arctic Illness May Have Spread to Polar Bears

This Week in Whales: 3,000 Dead Dolphins on Peru’s Shores, Oil Exploration to Blame?; Oil Exploration Delayed in Gulf of Mexico to Protect Dolphins; Dolphins in Gulf Suffering from BP Spill…  

Terrorism Monitor

How Kurdish PKK Militants Are Exploiting the Crisis in Syria to Achieve Regional Autonomy

West Africa’s MOJWA Militants – Competition for al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb?

Somalia’s Neighbors Making Progress against al-Shabaab Despite Threats of Retaliation

BRIEFS

Hot Issue — Mayhem in Mali: Implications of the Military Coup in Bamako

Playing with Fire: Oil Conflict Threatens Leadership of the Two Sudans
Losing the Initiative: The PKK’s Crumbling Strategy
Briefs
Coup d’Etat in Mali
Joseph Kony: The Lord’s Resistance Army
Rebellion Without Reason: The Strange Survival of Joseph Kony and the Lord’s Resistance Army

The Two Way (NPR)

Syria Cease-Fire Appears On Brink Of Collapse

In Malawi, A Woman In Power, An Economy In Need

Top Stories: Job Growth Weaker Than Expected; Syria ‘Steps Up Offensive’

Coast Guard Sinks Japanese ‘Ghost Ship’ Set Adrift By Tsunami

Assailing ‘Disobedience,’ Pope Says Women Will Not Be Ordained

Former CIA Officer Indicted On Charges Of Sharing Secrets With Reporters

President Obama Signs JOBS Act Into Law

‘Kony 2012, Part II’ Is Released

Email Hacking – In the Public Interest?

In Greece, Retiree’s Suicide Sparks Protests And Clashes With Police

Long Prison Terms For Former Police Officers In Katrina-Related Shootings

Theater Bombing In Mogadishu Breaks Tenuous Calm In Somalia

More Violence, As U.N. Mission Races Toward Damascus

Military Proceeds With Guantanamo Trial Of Sept. 11 Mastermind

Myanmar President Calls Elections ‘Successful’

U.S. Puts $10 Million Bounty On Mumbai Terror Suspect’s Head

Obama Predicts Health Care Law Will Be Upheld

Bin Laden’s Wives, Daughters Sentenced To 45 Days Detention, Deportation

Court Orders Egyptian Government To Censor Internet Porn

UK Human Rights Blog

Hamza (almost) out, secret justice and government snooping – The Human Rights Roundup

Abu Hamza and Babar Ahmad can be extradited to USA, rules human rights court

The Erika disaster – why we need an international environmental court

United Nations Dispatch

2/4/2012 – 9/4/2012

World Health Day; South Sudan; U.S.; Bahrain

Sahel Food Crisis: Facts and Figures

Top of the Morning: Malawi President Dead; Viktor Bout Sentenced; Lots of Syria Action at UN

Melinda Gates and Gates Foundation’s Makes New Family Planning Push

The Real Legacy of Richard Descoings

Top of the Morning: Sahel Food Crisis Finally Gets Some Media Attention; Value of OECD Aid Drops; Food Prices Rise

Syria; Mali; Sudan; World Mine Awareness Day; and more

Using Oral History to Track Climate Change in the American West

Mines Kill. The UN Tries to Stop That

Top of the Morning: ‘Arab’ Spring in Mauritania? Treason Charges for Ousted Mali President; Gross National Happiness

The USA in the Driver’s Seat at the Security Council. But Where To?

Hope for Myanmar. Hope for the World

Top of the Morning: Syria Accepts April 10 Ceasefire Deadline; Mali Sanctions to Go Into Effect “Immediately”

Syria; Security Council; Myanmar; SG on Education and Employment; and more

Map of the Day: A Year of Upheaval in North Africa and the Sahel

Thailand’s Terrorism Problem

Top of the Morning: Aung San Suu Kyi Wins Parliamentary Elections; Western and Arab Countries Stepping Up Aid to Syrian Opposition; Mali Updates

16/3/2012 – 1/9/2012

Security Council; DRC; Pakistan; India; and more

In Praise of ECOWAS

Top of the Morning: ECOWAS Puts the Squeeze on Mali; Forget the World Bank, BRICS Will Start Their Own Own

Syria; Arab League Summit; Yemen; Libya; and more

A Dangerous Turn Toward Ethnic Cleansing in Syria

Why We Need to Defeat Cholera

Top of the Morning: US Suspends North Korea Food Aid; Arab League Leadership Shift

Climate Change panel’s report; the Sahel; UNAIDS/NEPAD partnership; and more

Yet Another Warning About Food Crisis in the Sahel

So, You Want to Learn About Global Health? Here is Where to Start

Top of the Morning: New IPCC Report Confirms What we Already Knew; Global Asylum Claims Rose in 2011

Nuclear Security Summit in Seoul; Syria; Middle East; Sudan/South Sudan; and more

Sending Bed Nets to Prevent a Looming Humanitarian Emergency in South Sudan

In Praise of Kofi Annan

Top of the Morning: Syria Accepts Kofi Annan’s 6 Point Plan; Sudan Bombs South Sudan; BRICS Stepping Up Foreign Aid

Israel Loves Iran and Iran Loves Israel…It’s True

On World Tuberculosis Day: How the Global Fund Fights TB in Rural Bangladesh

Top of the Morning: Senegal President Concedes Election Defeat; New Horrible Human Rights Report from Syria; The Latest from Mali

Trayvon Martin and Bringing the Global Human Rights Agenda Home

Meet Your Next President of the World Bank

Top of the Morning: Coup in Mali, The Fallout; African Ministers Want a Nigerian to lead the World Bank; TB Funding Woefully Short

There Was a Coup in Mali. Here is Why You Should Care

New York Mayor Bloomberg Takes His Fight Against Tobacco Global

Making India a Safer Place for Women

Searching for Safe Water in New York City on World Water Day

Top of the Morning: Coup in Mali

Syria; Polio Campaign; World Down Syndrome Day; FAO and more

At the Security Council, Russia (Kind of) Endorses Regime Change in Syria

A Victory for the UN…In Oklahoma!

Top of the Morning: Gaddafi’s Former Spy Chief to be tried in Libya; Very Near Security Council action on Syria; New World Bank Nominees

Syria; Human Rights Council; Indonesia; Bahrain; and more

WFP in Bangladesh; UNIDO-UNODC partnership on drug control; Timor-Leste elections; and more

Ethiopia and Eritrea: At it Again…And No One Seems to Care

Daily Show Skewers Boneheaded US Policy on UNESCO

Top of the Morning: Gadhafi’s Internationally Wanted Spy Chief is Nabbed; AU Can’t Pick its Next Chief

Global Sustainability Report; Syria; North Korea; Sahel; and more

When we Hear “Crippling Sanctions” Against Iran, This is What it Means

Why George Clooney Got Himself Arrested

MDG Water Target Met. But What About Sanitation and Diarrhea?

Top of the Morning: Ethiopia Launches Raids inside Eritrea; 1,000s of Syrian Refugees Flee to Turkey; US Strategy for Afghanistan…Not Going According to Plan

Syria; South Sudan; Afghanistan; WHO report; and more

“Helping women is more than just doing microfinance.” A Conversation with UN Women’s Lakshmi Puri

5 Reasons to be Hopeful for the Future of Afghan Women

Funds for Global Holocaust Education Cut Off Over US Congress Fight With Palestine

Top of the Morning: Aid at the Barrel of a Gun for Sudan?

Syria; ICC landmark ruling; Cote d’Ivoire; and more

Kony2012 Flops in Uganda (UPDATE)

Top of the Morning: ICC Issues First Verdict; Pakistan Peackeepers Convicted in Novel Trial; Kony2012 Goes Local

VI. Gray Literature (select items)

Annual Reports

The State of the World’s Children 2012. Children in an Urban World Publisher: UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) – Document type: Annual Reports

Conference Reports

Safeguard Social Policies in Africa: A Continent-Wide Public Publisher: Brookings-Bern Project on Internal Displacement – Document type: Regional Reports

Improving Prospects for Durable Solutions for Iraqi Internally Displaced Persons and Refugees Publisher: Brookings-Bern Project on Internal Displacement – Document type: Conference Reports

Operational Guidelines

Guidelines on Statelessness NO. 2: Procedures for Determining whether an Individual is a Stateless Person Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees – Document type: Operational Guidelines

Research, Background and Discussion Papers

The ‘Ground with the Least Clarity’: A Comparative Study of Jurisprudential Developments relating to ‘Membership of a Particular Social Group’ Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees – Document type: Research, Background and Discussion Papers

Regional Reports

Lives lost in the Mediterranean Sea: who is responsible? Publisher: Council of Europe – Document type: Regional Reports

Norwegian refugee Council, Georgia: Partial progress towards durable solutions for IDP: A profile of the internal displacement situation (published, 21 March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 10 April, 2012)

Michael M. Cernea, Safeguard Social Policies in Africa: A Continent-Wide Public Debate (published, 31 March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 10 April, 2012)

Fuadi Pitsuwan, An ASEAN Peacekeeping Force in Myanmar? (published, 2 April, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 10 April, 2012)

WHO, Accelerating work to overcome the global impact of neglected tropical diseases: a roadmap for implementation (published, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 9 April, 2012)

Women’s Programme, Research & Advocacy Unit, Politically Motivated Violence against Women in Zimbabwe 2000-2010. A Review of the public domain literature (published, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 9 April, 2012)

Arne Tostensen, Hugo Stokke, Sven Trygged and Kate Halvorsen, Supporting Child Rights: Synthesis of Lessons Learned in Four Countries (published, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 9 April, 2012)

Sandrine Aida KOISSY-KPEIN, Child labor, schooling and household wealth in African rural area: luxury axiom or wealth paradox (published, February, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 9 April, 2012)

Cory Molzahn, Viridiana Rios and David A. Shirk, Drug Violence in Mexico: Data and Analysis Through 2011 (published, March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 9 April, 2012)

Rebecca Homes, Banke Akinrimisi, Jenny Morgan and Rhiannon Buck, Social protection in Nigeria: Mapping programmes and their effectiveness (published, February, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 9 April, 2012)

United Nations Educations Scientific and Cultural Organization, The Review of Social Protection Indicators in Early Childhood (published, March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 9 April, 2012)

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, UNODOC engages with Member States during Informal Briefing on the Global Programme against the Smuggling of Migrants (published, 5 April, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 6 April, 2012)

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, UNODC engages with Member States during Informal Briefing on the Global Programme against the Smuggling of Migrants (published 5 April 2012)(posted on Zunia, 6 April, 2012)

IISD, Climate Change Policy & Practice, Draft Ramsar COP 11 Resolution Released (published, 6 April, 2012)

Human Security Gateway, Children and Armed Conflict: Reviewing the International Response (published, 17 June, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 5 April, 2012)

World Health Organization, New protocol proposed to address illicit trade in tobacco products (published, 4 April, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 5 April, 2012)

Ugo Gentilini and Andy Sumner, What Do National Poverty Lines Tell Us About Global Poverty? (posted on Zunia, 5 April, 2012)

OECD, Investing in Security: A Global Assessment of Armed Violence Reduction Initiatives (published, 7 October, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 5 April, 2012)

Dominici Casciani Barbar Ahmad appeals for trial to be held in UK, BBC News (published, 5 April, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 5 April, 2012)

Amnesty International, Yemen’s Immunity Law: Breach of International Obligations  (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 5 April, 2012)

Amnesty International, Canada: Briefing to the UN Committee against torture (published, May 2012) (posted on Zunia, 5 April, 2012)

Amnesty International, Unfinished Business: Combatting Torture and Ill-Treatment in Moldova (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 5 April, 2012)

Srilatha Batliwala, Strengthening Monitoring and Evaluation for Women’s Rights: Twelve Insight for Donors, Association for Women’s Rights in Development (posted on Zunia, 4 April, 2012)

ICTSD, Argentina Import Controls Come Under Fire at WTO (published, 4 April, 2012)

Human Rights Watch, “I had to run away”: the imprisonment of women and girls for “moral crimes” in Afghanistan (posted on Zunia, 3 April, 2012)

Refugees International, Somali Refugees: Ongoing Crisis, New Realities (published, 20 March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 3 April, 2012)

Claire Kelly, If the Glove or Shoe Fits: Court of International Trade Invokes Totes-Isotoner and Rejects Another Equal Protection Expectation for Customs Cases in Rack Room Shoes v. United States, American Society of International Law (published, 3 April, 2012)

Equality and Human Rights Commission, Human Rights Review 2012: How fair is Britain? An assessment of how well public authorities protect human rights (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 2 April, 2012)

Eliot Nsega, The use of ICT in human rights promotion: A case study of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (posted on Zunia, 2 April, 2012)

Oxfam, A Sift in Focus: Putting the interests of Somali people first (published, 22 February, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 2 April, 2012)

United Nations ESCAP, Guidelines on Establishing and Strengthening National Coordination Mechanisms for Trade and Transport Facilitation in the Escap Region (posted on Zunia, 2 April, 2012)

Camelia Minoiu and Olga N. Shemyyakina, Armed conflict, household victimization, and child health in Cote d’Ivoire (published, February, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 2 April, 2012)

OECD, Growing Income Inequality in OECD Countries; What Drives it and How Can policy Tackle it? (published, 2 May, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 1 April, 2012)

Rhoda Margesson, Ted Dagne, Charles E. Hanrahan, Lauren Ploch and Dianne E. Rennack, Marjorie Ann Browne and Susan G. Chesser,  Horn of Africa Region: The Humanitarian Crisis and International Response (published, 6 January, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 1 April, 2012)

ICTSD, Energias limpas: do discurso oficial aos incentivos economicos e legais (published, April, 2012)

Asian Development Bank, The Asian Development Fund Operations: A Decade of Supporting Poverty Reduction in Asia and the Pacific Region (published, October, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 30 March, 2012)

IISD, Climate Change Policy & Practice, IICA, FAO to Consolidate Joint Efforts in LAC (published, 30 March, 2012)

IISD, Linkages, Twenty-sixth Meeting of the Animals Committee (AC26), Joint Meeting of the Animals and Plants Committees and Twentieth Meeting of the Plants Committee (PC20) of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) (published, 30 March, 2012)

IISD, Biodiversity Policy & Practice, Bioversity International, SPC Engage in Banana Conservation (published, 30 March, 2012)

ICTSD, India Confirms Boycott of EU Aviation Emission Rule (published, 29 March, 2012)

Ana Sofia Antunes, Women Trafficking for Sexual Exploitation in Portugal: Life narratives (published, November, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 29 March, 2012)

Themeli Eleni, Trafficking in women for sexual exploitation. A major health and human rights issue (published, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 29 March, 2012)

Plan, Mother to child: how discrimination prevents women registering the birth of their child (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 29 March, 2012)

Elinor Milne, Guide to children and young people’s participation in actions against corporal punishment (published, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 29 March, 2012)

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Predictable, Preventable: Best Practice for Addressing Interpersonal and Self-Directed Violence During and After Disasters (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 29 March, 2012)

United Nations Peacekeeping, Troop and police contributors (published, February, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 29 March, 2012)

Du Qun and Ian Hannam, Law, Policy and Dryland Ecosystems in the People’s Republic of China (published, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 29 March, 2012)

Amnesty International, Old Crimes Same Suffering: No Justice for Survivors of Wartime Rape in North-East Bosnia and Herzegovina (published, March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 29 March, 2012)

ICTSD, US Suspends Argentina from Trade Preference Scheme (published, 28 March, 2012)

ICTSD, Pakistan Implements ‘Negative List’ for India Trade (published, 28 March, 2012)

ICTSD, Canada, Japan to Begin Trade Talks (published, 28 March, 2012)

ICTSD, WTO Panel Hearing: Canada Defends Feed-in Tariff as Necessary Govt Procurement (published, 28 March, 2012)

ICTSD, WTO: Cold Welcome for Ag Export Competition ‘Early Harvest’ (published, 28 March, 2012)

ICTSD, US Contests Country of Origin Labelling Decision (published, 28 March, 2012)

ICTSD, European Parliament Committee Rejects Legal Review of Anti-Counterfeiting Pact (published, 28 March, 2012)

International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, Don’t Bank on the bomb: A global Report on the Financing of Nuclear Weapons Producers (published, March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 28 March, 2012)

United Nations Peace Operations, The 2011 UN Peace Operations Year in Review pays tribute to those staff who lost their lives serving the United Nations (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 28 March, 2012)

Henry Dodd and Rupert Perkins, Monitoring Explosive Violence: The EVMP dataset 2011 (posted on Zunia, 28 March, 2012)

Amnesty International, Libya: The Forgotten Victims of NATO Strikes (published, March 2012) (posted on Zunia, 28 March, 2012)

UNICEF, Progress on Drinking Water and Sanitation (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 28 March, 2012)

World Development Movement, The great hunger lottery: How banking speculation causes food crises  (published, July 2010)(posted on Zunia, 28 March, 2012)

Support HomeWorkers Worldwide, Who Foots the Bill for the EU’s unfair trade agreements?: How India’s homebased workers are being excluded from the EU-India Free Trade Agreement negotiations (published, March 2011) (posted on Zunia, 28 March, 2012)

IISD, Linkages, Twenty-sixth Meeting of the Animals Committee (AC26), Joint Meeting of the Animals and Plants Committees and Twentieth Meeting of the Plants Committee (PC20) of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) (published, 28 March, 2012)

IISD, Biodiversity Policy & Practice, Commission on Sustainable Agriculture and Climate Change Issues Final Report (published, 28 March, 2012)

IISD, Linkages, Twenty-sixth Meeting of the Animals Committee (AC26), Joint Meeting of the Animals and Plants Committees and Twentieth Meeting of the Plants Committee (PC20) of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) (published 27 March, 2012)

IISD, Biodiversity Policy & Practice, European Commission Reports on Controls for Food Safety and Animal Health (published, 27 March, 2012)

Amnesty International, Stifling Human Rights Work: The Impact of Civil Society Legislation in Ethiopia (published, 2012)  (posted on Zunia, 27 March 2012)

Amnesty International, Slovakia: Briefing to the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, 48th Session (published, May, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 27 March 2012)

UNICEF, Children in an Urban World (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 27 March 2012)

Amnesty International, Spain: Submission to the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, 48th Session (published, May, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 27 March 2012)

Amnesty International, Death Sentences and Executions 2011 (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 27 March 2012)

UN office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict, Child Protection: Child Protection in United Nations Peacekeeping (published, Spring 2011) (posted on Zunia, 27 March 2012)

Free the Slaves, The Congo Report: Slavery in Conflict Minerals (published, June 2011) (posted on Zunia, 27 March 2012)

World Vision International, Niger: More than 6 million people face food shortages (published, 20 March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 27 March 2012)

Alison Cole and Kelly Askin, Thomas Lubanga: War Crimes Conviction in the First Case at the International Criminal Court, American Society of International Law (published, 27 March, 2012)

IISD, Biodiversity Policy & Practice, Australia Expands Kakadu Ramsar Site (published, 26 March, 2012)

IISD, Biodiversity Policy & Practice, CBD Secretariat Invites Submissions on CBD and Strategic Plan Implementation (published, 26 March, 2012)

Saira Mohamed, The U.N. Security Council and Crisis in Syria, American Society of International Law (published, 26 March, 2012)

Asian Human Rights Commission, Hegemony of wilderness: Torture situation in Pakistan (published, 26 June, 2010) (posted on Zunia, 25 March 2012)

World Council of Credit Unions, World Council Supports Basel Revisions on Regulatory “Proportionality” (published, 21 March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 25 March 2012)

Nick Langton and Sagar Prasai, Will Conflicts over Water Scarcity Shape South Asia’s Future? (published, 23 March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 25 March 2012)

Asia Monitor Resource Centre Asia Pacific Labour Law Review: Workers’ Rights for the New Century (published, 2003) (posted on Zunia, 25 March 2012)

UNDP, Arab Development Challenges Report 2011: Towards the Developmental State in the Arab Region (published, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 25 March 2012)

UNDP, Caribbean Human Development Report 2012: Human Development and the Shift to Better Citizen Security (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 25 March, 2012)

Asian Development Bank, A Peace building Tool for a Conflict-Sensitive Approach to Development: A pilot initiative in Nepal  (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 25 March, 2012)

IISD, Linkages, Twenty-sixth Meeting of the Animals Committee (AC26), Joint Meeting of the Animals and Plants Committees and Twentieth Meeting of the plants Committee (PC20) of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) (published, 24 March, 2012)

IISD, Linkages, Twenty-sixth Meeting of the Animals Committee (AC26), Joint Meeting of the Animals and Plants Committees and Twentieth Meeting of the Plants Committee (PC20) of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITIES)  (published 23 March, 2012)

Dipak Naker and Deborah Sekitoleko, Positive Discipline: Creating A Good School Without Corporal Punishment, Raising Voices, (published 2009) (posted on Zunia, 22 March, 2012)

ICTSD, US-China Solar Panel Conflict Reaches Next Stage (published, 22 March, 2012)

ICTSD, US Lawmakers Begin Debate on Russia Trade Restrictions (published, 22 March, 2012)

Pi James, What does achieving the water MDG mean for school children (published, 21 March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 22 March, 2012)

ICTSD, US Lawmakers Begin Debate on Russia Trade Restrictions (published, 21 March 2012)

ICTSD, Ukraine Launches WTO Challenge Against Australia Cigarette Packaging Law (published, 21 March, 2012)

ICTSD, EU Trade Ministers Agree to Approve Deal with Colombia, Peru (published, 21 March, 2012)

IISD, Linkages, Eight meeting of the Chemical Review Committee (CRC 8) of the Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure (PIC) for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade (published, 21 March 2012)

IISD, Climate Change Policy & Practice, World Bank Releases Study on Illegal Logging (published, 21 March, 2012)

Office of the United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Palestinian State-Building: An Achievement at Increased Risk (published, 21 March 2012) (posted on Zunia, 21 March, 2012)

United Nations Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner, Report of the United Nations Joint Human Rights Office on Serious Human Rights Violations Committed by Members of the Congolese Defense and Security Forces in Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Between 26 November and 25 December 2011 (published, Marsh 2012) (posted on Zunia, 21 March, 2012)

Human Rights Watch, “Untold Miseries”: Wartime Abuses and Forced Displacement in Burma’s Kachin State (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 21 March, 2012)

IISD, Climate Change Policy & Practice, ACTO Environment Ministers Adopt Lima Declaration, Agree to Combat Illegal Mining (published, 21 March, 2012)

Chimene I. Keitrier, The Reargument Order in Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum and Its Potential Implications for Transnational Human Rights Cases , American Society of International Law (published, 21 March, 2012)

Antony H. Cordesman and Arleigh A. Burke, Dealing with the growing afghan and us tensions that are losing the war, Center for Strategic & International Studies (published, 19 March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 20 March, 2012)

IISD, Linkages, Eighth meeting of the Chemical Review Committee (CRC 8) of the Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure (PIC) for Certain Hazardous Chemicals Pesticides in International Trade (published, 20 March 2012)

Henk-Jan Brinkman and Cullen S. Hendrix, Food Insecurity and Violent Conflict: Causes, Consequences, and Addressing the Challenges (published, July 2011) (posted on Zunia, 19 March, 2012)

IISD, Linkages, Twenty-sixth Meeting of the Animals Committee (AC26), Joint Meeting of the Animals and Plants Committees and Twentieth Meeting of the Plants Committee (PC20) of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) (published, 19 March 2012)

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Analysis of legislation related to disaster risk reduction in South Africa (posted on Zunia, 18 March, 2012)

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Analysis of legislation related to disaster risk reduction in the Dominican Republic (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 18 March, 2012)

Save The Children, The Impact Of Child Detention: Occupied Palestinian Territory (published, March 2010) (posted on Zunia, 18 March, 2012)

Refugees International, Syrian Refugees in Lebanon: Preparing for the Worst (published, 25 March, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 15 March, 2012)

Norad, Mainstreaming disability in the new development paradigm: Evaluation of Norwegian support to promote the rights of persons with disabilities (published, 2012) (posted on Zunia, 15 March, 2012)

Hanne Lotte Moen, Mirza Najmul Huda and Nurul Wahab, Gender Equity, Human Rights, Democracy and Social Justice in Bangladesh, Norad (published, March 2012) (posted on Zunia, 15 March, 2012)

Irin humanitarian news and analysis, Uganda: Rwanda refugees still reluctant to repatriate (published, 14 March 2012) (posted on Zunia, 15 March, 2012)

Thilo Neumann and Tim Rene Salomon, Fishing in Troubled Waters – Somalia’s Maritime Zones and the Case for Reinterpretation , American Society of International Law (published, 15 March, 2012)

IISD, Climate Change Policy & Practice, Kiribati to Purchase Fiji Land as “Climate Change Insurance” (published, 15 March, 2012)

ICTSD, Pushing Past Oil Row, Canada, EU Aim to Clinch Trade Deal by Year’s End (published, 15 March, 2012)

Kimberly Ann Elliott and Owen Barder, Preventing Odious Obligations: A New Tool to Pressure Syria’s Bashar Assad  Center for Global Development (published, March 2012) (posted on Zunia, 14 March, 2012)

Refugee Studies Centre, Between protracted and crisis displacement: policy responses to Somalia displacement (published 7 November 2011) (posted on Zunia, 14 March, 2012)

Iran Human Rights, Annual Report: Death Penalty in Iran 2011 (published, 2011) (posted on Zunia, 14 March, 2012)

Iskander Rehman, The Military Dimensions of India’s Rise (posted on Zunia, 14 March, 2012)

Palestinian Centre for Human Rights Submission to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, submission to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (published, February 2012) (posted on Zunia, 14 March, 2012)

ICTSD, Canada, EU Push to Finalise Trade Talks by Year’s End (published, 14 March 2012)

ICTSD, WTO Appellate Body Finds US Support for Boeing Illegal  (published, 14 March 2012)

ICTSD, India Partially Removes Cotton Export Ban (published, 14 March 2012)

Calestous Juma, ‘Satan’s Drink’ and a sorry history of global food fights (published, 9 February, 2006) (posted on Zunia, 13 March, 2012)

Sungjoon Cho, No More Zeroing?: The United States Changes its Antidumping Policy to Comply with the WTO, American Society of International Law (published, 9 March, 2012)

IISD, Climate Change Policy & Practice, World Bank Supports Sustainable Development in Colombia (published, 8 March 2012)

IISD, Climate Change Policy & Practice, World Bank Supports Sustainable Development in Colombia (published, 8 March, 2012)

ICTSD, EE.UU., EU y Japon inician nuevo caso en contra de politica china sobre materias primas (published, March 2012)

ICTSD, America Latina debe protegerse de la desaceleracion de China (published, March 2012)

ICTSD, Negociaciones de servicios podrian tomar nuevo rumbo (published, March 2012)

ICTSD, Tendencia positiva en los flujos de remesas hacia Latinoamerica (published, March 2012)

ICTSD, Debate en Colombia por reformas al regimen de propiedad intelectual derivadas del TLC con EE.UU. (published, March 2012)

ICTSD, US, EU, Japan challenge China on Rare Earths (published, March 2012)

IISD, Biodiversity Policy & Practice, ABS Protocol Compliance Meeting Discusses Draft Procedures and Mechanisms (published, March 2012)

ICTSD, Japon y Canada exploran posibilidad de TLC (published, March, 2012)

ICTSD, EUA, UE e Japao desafiam China em dispute sobre terras raras (published, March, 2012)

ICTSD, Disputa sobre paineis solares chineses tem novo desdobrament nos EUA (published, March, 2012)

IISD, Biodiversity Policy & Practice, CBD Report Explores the Potential of Satoumi for Biological and Cultural Diversity Conservation (published, March, 2012)

ISID, A Citizens’ Guide: To energy subsidies in India (published, March, 2012)

VII. Documents/Negotiations/Practice

Journal of the United Nations

United Nations General Assembly

A/66/741 Programme evaluation of performance and achievement of results: United Nations peacekeeping activities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/142 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/459)] 66/142. Rights of indigenous peoples [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/147 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/461)] 66/147. Use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights 0and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/173 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.2)] 66/173. Follow-up to the International Year of Human Rights Learning [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/181 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/463)] 66/181. Strengthening the United Nations crime prevention and criminal justice programme, in particular its technical cooperation capacity [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/G/16 Note verbale dated 21 March 2012 from the Permanent Mission of Turkey to the United Nations Office at Geneva and other international organizations in Switzerland addressed to the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights [ English ]

A/AC.183/SR.339 Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People Summary record of the 339th meeting [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/5/ADD.1 REPORT OF THE WORKING GROUP ON THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW : ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | English | French ]

A/HRC/19/G/17 Note verbale dated 23 March 2012 from the Permanent Mission of Myanmar to the United Nations Office at Geneva addressed to the secretariat of the Human Rights Council [ English ]

A/RES/66/145 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/461)] 66/145. Universal realization of the right of peoples to self-determination [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/146 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/461)] 66/146. The right of the Palestinian people to self-determination [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/155 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.2)] 66/155. The right to development [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/158 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.2)] 66/158. The right to food [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish]

A/RES/66/159 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.2)] 66/159. Promotion of a democratic and equitable international order [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/177 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/463)] 66/177. Strengthening international cooperation in combating the harmful effects of illicit financial flows resulting from criminal activities [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/178 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/463)] 66/178. Technical assistance for implementing the international conventions and protocols related to counter-terrorism [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/213 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Second Committee (A/66/443/Add.1)] 66/213. Fourth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/218 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Second Committee (A/66/445/Add.1)] 66/218. Operational activities for development of the United Nations system [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/219 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Second Committee (A/66/445/Add.2)] 66/219. South-South cooperation [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/224 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Second Committee (A/66/448)] 66/224. People’s empowerment and development [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/6 (PROG. 19) Proposed strategic framework for the period 2014-2015  Part two: biennial programme plan (Programme 19)  Economic and social development in Western Asia [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/CN.9/746/ADD.1 SETTLEMENT OF COMMERCIAL DISPUTES: RECOMMENDATIONS TO ASSIST ARBITRAL INSTITUTIONS AND OTHER INTERESTED BODIES WITH REGARD TO ARBITRATION UNDER THE UNCITRAL ARBITRATION RULES, AS REVISED IN 2010 : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | Chinese | English | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/143 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/460)] 66/143. Inadmissibility of certain practices that contribute to fuelling contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/171 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.2)] 66/171. Protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/172 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.2)] 66/172. Protection of migrants [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/174 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.3)] 66/174. Situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/182 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/463)] 66/182. United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/215 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Second Committee (A/66/444/Add.1)] 66/215. Second United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty (2008–2017) [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/216 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Second Committee (A/66/444/Add.2)] 66/216. Women in development [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/225 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Second Committee (A/66/449)] 66/225. Permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan over their natural resources [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/327/ADD.1 Review of the Medical Service in the United Nations system Note by the Secretary-General [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/6 (PROG. 2) Proposed strategic framework for the period 2014-2015 Part two: biennial programme plan (Programme 2) Political affairs [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/156 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.2)] 66/156. Human rights and unilateral coercive measures [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/L.42 Costa Rica, Jordan, Liechtenstein, Singapore and Switzerland: draft resolution  Improving the working methods of the Security Council [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/101 Appointment of members of the Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions  Note by the Secretary-General [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/102 Appointment of members of the Committee on Contributions Note by the Secretary-General [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/103 Confirmation of the appointment of members of the Investments Committee Note by the Secretary-General [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/104 Appointment of members of the International Civil Service Commission Note by the Secretary-General [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/105 Appointment of members and alternate members of the United Nations Staff Pension Committee Note by the Secretary-General [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/AC.105/1001 REPORT OF THE SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL SUBCOMMITTEE ON ITS 49TH SESSION, HELD IN VIENNA FROM 6 TO 17 FEBRUARY 2012 [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/AC.105/C.2/2012/LEG/L.1 DRAFT REPORT OF THE CHAIR OF THE WORKING GROUP ON NATIONAL LEGISLATION RELEVANT TO THE PEACEFUL EXPLORATION AND USE OF OUTER SPACE [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/AC.105/C.2/L.287/ADD.2 DRAFT REPORT : REVIEW AND POSSIBLE REVISION OF THE PRINCIPLES RELEVANT TO THE USE OF NUCLEAR POWER SOURCES IN OUTER SPACE [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/AC.105/C.2/L.287/ADD.3 DRAFT REPORT : ADDENDUM : GENERAL EXCHANGE OF INFORMATION ON NATIONAL MECHANISMS RELATING TO SPACE DEBRIS MITIGATION MEASURES  [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/AC.96/SR.653 SUMMARY RECORD OF THE 653RD MEETING, HELD AT THE PALAIS DES NATIONS, GENEVA, ON WEDNESDAY, 5 OCTOBER 2011 : EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE PROGRAMME OF THE UNITED NATIONS HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR REFUGEES, 62ND SESSION [ English | Spanish ]

A/AC.109/2012/14 GIBRALTAR: WORKING PAPER PREPARED BY THE SECRETARIAT [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/6 (PROG. 26) Proposed strategic framework for the period 2014-2015 Part two: biennial programme plan (Programme 26) Internal oversight [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/71 Information from Non-Self-Governing Territories transmitted under Article 73 e of the Charter of the United Nations Report of the Secretary-General [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/AC.109/2012/13 GUAM: WORKING PAPER PREPARED BY THE SECRETARIAT [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/6 (PROG. 17)  Proposed strategic framework for the period 2014-2015 Part two: biennial programme plan (Programme 17) Economic development in Europe [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/63 Letter dated 13 January 2012 from the Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/G/12 NOTE VERBALE DATED 15 MARCH 2012 FROM THE PERMANENT MISSION OF SERBIA TO THE UNITED NATIONS OFFICE AND OTHER INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS IN GENEVA ADDRESSED TO THE OFFICE OF THE UNITED NATIONS HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS [ Arabic | English | French | Russian ]

A/HRC/19/G/13 LETTER DATED 16 MARCH 2012 FROM THE PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF SINGAPORE TO THE UNITED NATIONS ADDRESSED TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL [ Arabic | English | Russian ]

A/HRC/19/G/14 Note verbale dated 19 March 2012 from the Permanent Mission of Republic of Belarus to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva addressed to the secretariat of the Human Rights Council [ Arabic | English | French | Russian ]

A/HRC/19/G/8/REV.1 NOTE VERBALE DATED 17 JANUARY 2012 FROM THE PERMANENT MISSION OF AZERBAIJAN TO THE UNITED NATIONS AND OTHER INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS IN GENEVA ADDRESSED TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL [ Arabic | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/144 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/460)] 66/144. Global efforts for the total elimination of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance and the comprehensive implementation of and follow-up to the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/151 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.2)] 66/151. The universal, indivisible, interrelated, interdependent and mutually reinforcing nature of all human rights and fundamental freedoms [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/751 Letter dated 21 March 2012 from the Permanent Representative of Cyprus to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/6 (PROG. 10) Proposed strategic framework for the period 2014-2015 Part two: biennial programme plan (Programme 10) Trade and development [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/CN.9/WG.III/WP.115 ANALYSIS AND PROPOSAL FOR INCORPORATION OF SUBSTANTIVE PRINCIPLES FOR ODR CLAIMS AND RELIEF INTO ARTICLE 4 OF THE DRAFT PROCEDURAL RULES : NOTE SUBMITTED BY THE CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL LEGAL EDUCATION (CILE) [ Chinese | English | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/17/ADD.1 Report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review Timor-Leste Addendum: Views on conclusions and/or recommendations, voluntary commitments  and replies presented by the State under review [ Arabic | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/61/ADD.2 Report of the Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, Juan E. Méndez Addendum: Mission to Kyrgyzstan [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/152 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.2)] 66/152. Enhancement of international cooperation in the field of human rights [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/153 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.2)] 66/153. Promotion of equitable geographical distribution in the membership of the human rights treaty bodies [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/154 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.2)] 66/154. Human rights and cultural diversity [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/165 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/462/Add.2)] 66/165. Protection of and assistance to internally displaced persons [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/6 (PROG. 14) Proposed strategic framework for the period 2014-2015 Part two: biennial programme plan (Programme 14) Gender equality and empowerment of women [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/CN.9/WG.III/WP.111 ANNOTATED PROVISIONAL AGENDA : WORKING GROUP III (ONLINE DISPUTE RESOLUTION), 25TH SESSION (NEW YORK, 21-15 MAY 2012) [ Chinese | English ]

A/66/737 Budget of the Office of Internal Oversight Services under the support account for peacekeeping operations for the period from 1 July 2012 to 30 June 2013 Report of the Independent Audit Advisory Committee [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/CN.9/750 Bibliography of recent writings related to the work of UNCITRAL Note by the Secretariat [ Chinese | English ]

A/CN.9/WG.V/WP.103/ADD.1 INSOLVENCY LAW: INTERPRETATION AND APPLICATION OF SELECTED CONCEPTS OF THE UNCITRAL MODEL LAW ON CROSS-BORDER INSOLVENCY RELATING TO CENTRE OF MAIN INTERESTS (COMI) [ Chinese | English | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/G/11 NOTE VERBALE DATED 15 MARCH 2012 FROM THE PERMANENT MISSION OF BULGARIA TO THE UNITED NATIONS OFFICE AND OTHER INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS IN GENEVA ADDRESSED TO THE SECRETARIAT OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL [ Arabic | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/G/15 Note verbale dated 16 March 2012 from the Permanent Mission of Yemen to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva addressed to the President of the Human Rights Council [ Arabic | English | Russian ]

A/RES/66/130 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/455 and Corr.1)] 66/130. Women and political participation [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/133 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly  [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/456)] 66/133. Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/135 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/456)] 66/135. Assistance to refugees, returnees and displaced persons in Africa [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/139 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/458)] 66/139. Strengthening collaboration on child protection within the United Nations system [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/714 Audit of the implementation of the global field support strategy Report of the Office of Internal Oversight Services “Overall results relating to the effective implementation of the global field support strategy were partially satisfactory” [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/L.41 Implementation of the recommendations contained in the report of  the Secretary-General on the causes of conflict and the promotion of durable peace and sustainable development in Africa [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/CN.9/746 Settlement of commercial disputes: Recommendations to assist arbitral institutions and other interested bodies with regard to arbitration under the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules, as revised in 2010 Note by the Secretariat [ Chinese | English | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/129 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/455 and Corr.1)] 66/129. Improvement of the situation of women in rural areas [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/132 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/455 and Corr.1)] 66/132. Follow-up to the Fourth World Conference on Women and full implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and the outcome of the twenty-third special session of the General Assembly [Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish]

A/HRC/19/16/ADD.1 REPORT OF THE WORKING GROUP ON THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW : UGANDA : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | English | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/124 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Third Committee (A/66/454 (Part II))] 66/124. High-level Meeting of the General Assembly on the realization of the Millennium Development Goals and other internationally agreed development goals for persons with disabilities [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/CN.9/WG.III/WP.114 Proposal on principles applicable to Online Dispute Resolution providers and neutrals Proposal by the Canadian delegation Note by the Secretariat [ Chinese | English ]

A/HRC/19/13/ADD.1 REPORT OF THE WORKING GROUP ON THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW : ICELAND : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/8/ADD.1 REPORT OF THE WORKING GROUP ON THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW : THAILAND : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/G/5 NOTE VERBALE DATED 31 JANUARY 2012 FROM THE PERMANENT MISSION OF THE SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC TO THE UNITED NATIONS OFFICE AND OTHER INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AT GENEVA ADDRESSED TO THE OFFICE OF THE UNITED NATIONS HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/540/ADD.1 Appointments to fill vacancies in subsidiary organs and other appointments: appointment of members of the Committee on Contributions Report of the Fifth Committee [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/66/746 Appointments to fill vacancies in subsidiary organs and other appointments: appointment of members of the Committee on Contributions Report of the Fifth Committee [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/67/6 (PROG. 20) Proposed strategic framework for the period 2014-2015 Part two: biennial programme plan (Programme 20) Human rights [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/11/ADD.1 REPORT OF THE WORKING GROUP ON THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW : SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/15/ADD.1 REPORT OF THE WORKING GROUP ON THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW : LITHUANIA : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | English | Russian ]

A/HRC/19/18/ADD.1 REPORT OF THE WORKING GROUP ON THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW : REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/3/ADD.1 REPORT OF THE WORKING GROUP ON THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW : TAJIKISTAN : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/6/ADD.1 REPORT OF THE WORKING GROUP ON THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW : SWAZILAND : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/G/10 NOTE VERBALE DATED 12 MARCH 2012 FROM THE PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA ADDRESSED TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL [ Arabic | Chinese | English | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/G/9 LETTER DATED 12 MARCH 2012 FROM THE PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF ISRAEL TO THE UNITED NATIONS AND OTHER INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS IN GENEVA ADDRESSED TO THE UNITED NATIONS HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS [ Arabic | Chinese | English | Russian | Spanish ]

A/RES/66/226 Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [without reference to a Main Committee (A/66/L.32 and Add.1)] 66/226. Promotion of interreligious and intercultural dialogue, understanding and cooperation for peace [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/CN.9/WG.III/WP.113 ONLINE DISPUTE RESOLUTION FOR CROSS-BORDER ELECTRONIC COMMERCE TRANSACTIONS: FURTHER ISSUES FOR CONSIDERATION IN THE CONCEPTION OF A GLOBAL ODR FRAMEWORK [ English ]

A/HRC/19/4/ADD.1 REPORT OF THE WORKING GROUP ON THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW : UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/9/ADD.1 REPORT OF THE WORKING GROUP ON THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW : IRELAND : ADDENDUM [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/G/6 Note verbale dated 6 March 2012 from the Permanent Mission of Mauritius to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva addressed to the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights [ Arabic | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/G/7 Note verbale dated 1 March 2012 from the Permanent Mission of Uganda to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva addressed to the secretariat of the Human Rights Council [ Arabic | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/G/8 Note verbale dated 28 February 2012 from the Permanent Mission of Azerbaijan to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva addressed to the President of the Human Rights Council [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

A/HRC/19/NGO/153 Written statement submitted by the China NGO Network for International Exchanges, a non-governmental organization in general consultative status [ English ]

CRC/C/CAN/Q/3-4 List of issues concerning additional and update information related to the combined third and fourth periodic reports of Canada (CRC/C/CAN/3-4) [ English ].

CRC/C/MLT/2 Consideration of reports submitted by States parties under article 44 of the Convention: Second periodic reports of States parties due in 1997 Malta [ English ].

CRC/C/OPAC/ALB/Q/1 List of issues concerning additional and updated information related to the consideration of the initial report of Albania (CRC/C/OPAC/ALB/1) [ English ].

CRC/C/OPSC/ALB/Q/1 List of issues concerning additional and updated information related to the consideration of the initial report of Albania (CRC/C/OPSC/ALB/1) [ English ].

CRC/C/OPSC/CAN/Q/1 List of issues concerning additional and updated information related to the consideration of the initial report of Canada (CRC/C/OPSC/CAN/1) [ English ].

DL/GV/2012/056 DAILY LIST OF DOCUMENTS ISSUED AT GENEVA: 20/03/2012 [ English | French ].

ECE/CES/2012/15 Biennial Performance Report for the biennium 2010-2011 of the Statistics subprogramme [ English ].

ECE/CES/2012/16 Draft Strategic Framework for the biennium 2014-2015 of the Statistics subprogramme [ English ].

ECE/EB.AIR/109/ADD.1 Report of the Executive Body on its twenty-ninth session: Addendum: Decisions adopted at the twenty-ninth session

[ English | French | Russian ].

ECE/ENERGY/87 Report of the Committee on Sustainable Energy on its twentieth session [ English | French | Russian ].

ECE/ENERGY/WP.4/2012/4 Outcome of the Second International Energy Efficiency Forum and preparations for the Third International Sustainable Energy Forum: Background paper [ English | French | Russian ].

ECE/TRANS/2012/4/CORR.2 United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Plan to implement the United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety (2011-2020): Corrigendum [ English | French | Russian ].

TD/442/CORR.2 Report of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development on its twelfth session: Corrigendum: Annex IX [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ].

TD/B(S-XXV)/MISC.1 Provisional list of participants [ English ].

CERD/C/80/D/46/2009 Opinion adopted by the Committee at its eighteenth session, 13 February to 9 March 2012 [ English ].

FCCC/SBSTA/2012/INF.3 Summary of cooperative activities with United Nations entities and intergovernmental organizations to contribute to the work under the Convention [ English ].

FCCC/SBSTA/2012/MISC.2 Views on specific themes to be addressed at the research dialogue, including information on technical and scientific aspects of emissions and removals of all greenhouse gases from coastal and marine ecosystems [ English ].

CAT/C/CZE/Q/4-5/ADD.1 List of issues prepared by the Committee to be considered during the examination of the fourth and fifth periodic reports of the Czech Republic (CAT/C/CZE/4-5): Addendum [ English ].

FCCC/SBI/2011/17 Report of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation on its thirty-fifth session, held in Durban from 28 November to 3 December 2011 [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ].

FCCC/SBI/2012/MISC.4 Views of Parties, intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations, and stakeholders, on the review of the implementation of the amended New Delhi work programme and on possible elements of a successor work programme on Article 6 of the Convention [ English ].

FCCC/SBI/2012/MISC.5 Information on activities undertaken to implement the framework for capacity-building in countries with economies in transition [ English ].

FCCC/SBSTA/2012/MISC.8 Views on the eligibility of carbon dioxide capture and storage project activities involving transport of carbon dioxide from one country to another or which involve geological storage sites that are located in more than one country; and on the establishment of a global reserve of certified emission reduction units for carbon dioxide capture and storage project activities [ English ].

TD/L.418 Draft negotiating text for UNCTAD XIII [ English ].

FCCC/ADP/2012/MISC.1 Views on options and ways for further increasing the level of ambition

[ English ].

FCCC/ADP/2012/MISC.2 Views on options and ways for further increasing the level of ambition: Submissions from intergovernmental organizations [ English ].

FCCC/SBSTA/2012/MISC.4 Matters emerging from the 2010 updated Global Climate Observing System implementation plan and related activities: Submission from the secretariat of the Global Climate Observing System [ English ].

CEDAW/C/COG/Q/6/ADD.1 List of issues and questions with regard to the consideration of periodic reports: the Congo [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ].

FCCC/SBSTA/2012/MISC.6 Views on issues relating to agriculture: Submissions from Parties

[ English ].

FCCC/SBI/2012/9 Report of the Global Environment Facility on the progress made in carrying out the Poznan strategic programme on technology transfer [ English ].

FCCC/SBSTA/2012/MISC.1 Views on issues identified in decision 1/CP.16, paragraph 72 and appendix II [ English ].

CAT/C/48/3 Fifth annual report of the Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman Degrading Treatment or Punishment [ English ].

FCCC/SBSTA/2011/5 Report of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice on its thirty-fifth session, held in Durban from 28 November to 3 December 2011 [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ].

FCCC/ARR/2011/GRC Report of the individual review of the annual submission of Greece submitted in 2011 [ English ].

CRC/C/ALB/Q/2-4 List of issues concerning additional and updated information related to the consideration of the combined second, third and fourth periodic reports of Albania (CRC/C/ALB/2-4)

[ English ].

CRC/C/SR.1645 Combined third and fourth periodic reports of the Republic of Korea on the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (continued) [ English | French ].

Latest UN documents – Security Council documents

S/2012/160  SG REPORT ON UN INTEGRATED PEACE BUILDING OFFICE IN SIERRA LEONE [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

S/2012/151  LETTER DATED 12 MARCH 2012 FROM THE SECRETARY-GENERAL ADDRESSED TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE SECURITY COUNCIL [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

S/2012/140  SG REPORT ON UN MISSION IN SOUTHERN SUDAN [ Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish ]

UNFCCC latest documents

FCCC/SBSTA/2012/1 Date: 16 Mar 2012 – Provisional agenda and annotations. Note by the Executive Secretary.

FCCC/SBI/2012/4 Date: 19 Mar 2012 – Report on the further development of CC:iNet. Note by the secretariat.

FCCC/SBI/2012/1  Date: 16 Mar 2012 – Provisional agenda and annotations. Note by the Executive Secretary.

FCCC/ADP/2012/1 Date: 16 Mar 2012 – Provisional agenda and annotations. Note by the Executive Secretary.

FCCC/KP/CMP/2011/10 Date: 15 Mar 2012 – Report of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol on its seventh session, held in Durban from 28 November to 11 December 2011. Part one: Proceedings.

FCCC/KP/CMP/2011/10/Add.2  Date: 15 Mar 2012 – Report of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol on its seventh session, held in Durban from 28 November to 11 December 2011. Addendum. Part two: Action taken by the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol at its seventh session.

FCCC/KP/CMP/2011/10/Add.1 Date: 15 Mar 2012 – Report of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol on its seventh session, held in Durban from 28 November to 11 December 2011. Addendum. Part two: Action taken by the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol at its seventh session.

FCCC/CP/2011/9/Add.1 Date: 15 Mar 2012 – Report of the Conference of the Parties on its seventeenth session, held in Durban from 28 November to 11 December 2011. Addendum. Part two: Action taken by the Conference of the Parties at its seventeenth session.

FCCC/CP/2011/9/Add.2 Date: 15 Mar 2012 – Report of the Conference of the Parties on its seventeenth session, held in Durban from 28 November to 11 December 2011. Addendum. Part two: Action taken by the Conference of the Parties at its seventeenth session.

FCCC/CP/2011/9 Date: 15 Mar 2012 – Report of the Conference of the Parties on its seventeenth session, held in Durban from 28 November to 11 December 2011. Part one: Proceedings.

FCCC/SB/2012/1 Date: 12 Mar 2012 – Report on the linkage modalities and the rolling workplan of the Technology Executive Committee for 2012-2013. Note by the Chair of the Technology Executive Committee.

VIII. Press Releases/Newsletters (select items)

 

WTO

US requests compliance review panel in Airbus case

Honduras files dispute against Australia

Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights

Rio+20 / Commitments

Nuclear legacy

Early warning signs

DRC / Election violence

Racism and conflict

For a life free from violence

“Rights and accountability”

Enforced disappearances

Mission to India

Violence against women

Pillay in Guatemala

Enforced disappearances

“Reprisals must stop”

Milestone against impunity

Prisoner on hunger strike

Organization of American States

OAS/CICTE organizes advanced course on cyber security incident handling in Panama

Ecuador presented at the OAS program for the XX International Tourism Congress

OAS Donates Firearms Making Machine to Dominica

OAS and Government of Mexico to Implement Energy Efficiency Project

OAS/EOM in El Salvador Recommends New Comprehensive Legislation on Political Parties and Campaigns

OAS Secretary General Welcomes Release of Hostages in Colombia

OAS and the Dominican Republic Sign the Agreement on Privileges and Immunities for the Electoral Observation Mission in May

Honduras Assumes Chairmanship of OAS Permanent Council

OAS Secretary General Sends Condolences to Mexico on the Passing of Former President De la Madrid

Regular Session of the OAS Permanent Council, Monday, April 2, 2012

New Permanent Observer of Spain to the OAS Presents Credentials to the Secretary General

New Representative of Colombia to the OAS Presents Credentials

OAS Secretary of Multidimensional Security Addresses Transnational Crime

Parliamentary Representatives of the Americas Praise the Virtues of Regional Cooperation at the OAS ahead of Cartagena Summit

OAS Organizes Subregional Workshop on Government Procurement

Special Session of the OAS Permanent Council to welcome Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ecuador

Special Session of the OAS Permanent Council on Summit of The Americas

OAS Secretary General Stresses Efforts of the Peace Process in Colombia on Land Restitution

OAS Presents Report on Electoral Oversight Mission in Colombia

OAS Presents Report on Drug Use in the Americas, 2002-2009

Meetings of the OAS Permanent Council, Wednesday, March 21, 2012

OAS Secretary General Highlights Recent Regional Economic and Democratic Progress

OAS Recognizes the Will of the Honduran government in the Search for Solutions to its Challenges in Security, Justice and Human Rights

At OAS, Panama and Dominica Establish Diplomatic Relations

Uruguay Ratifies before the OAS its Adherence to the Interamerican Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters

Coast Rica Reaffirms its Adhesion to the Inter-American Convention on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters at the OAS

Private Sector Forum of the OAS Emphasizes Importance of “Sustainable Competitiveness”

Private Sector in the Hemisphere Wants to Strengthen Democratic Institutions and Judicial Independence

At the OAS, Experts Highlights the Impact and Relevance of the Panama Canal and its expansion for the Global Connectivity

UNHCR

UNHCR Lebanon Update: Situation in North Lebanon, 30 March-06 April 2012

IASC Protection Cluster Update – 17 to 30 March 2012

Congolese nun helps vulnerable female victims of LRA violence

DAFI scholarships open a window for Armenian girls in Moldova

UNHCR deeply concerned by deteriorating situation in Mali

Looking back at the siege of Sarajevo – 20 years after

UNHCR launches new global Arabic website

Vulnerable Somalis suffer to reach Libya in search of safety and a future

UNHCR Lebanon Update: Situation in North Lebanon, 23 March-30 March 2012

UNHCR assisting thousands displaced by security operation in Pakistan

Recovering from the Lord’s Resistance Army

Hundreds more flee continuing LRA attacks in north-east Congo

UNHCR welcomes adoption of Joint EU Resettlement Programme

LRA attacks on the rise in central Africa

Teenage Somali refugee aims to become a hip hop superstar

Kenyan camp sees influx from Sudan, South Sudan

UNHCR completes repatriation of more than 24,000 Mauritanians

UNHCR honoured by Bangladesh for helping millions in 1971 conflict

Border insecurity increasing concerns for refugees’ safety in Yida, South Sudan

UNHCR calls for respect for civilian life and aid agencies as mortar attacks continue in Somali capital

Asylum claims in industrialized countries up sharply in 2011

UNHCR delivers aid to thousands in Myanmar’s remote Kachin state

UNHCR Lebanon Update: Situation in North Lebanon, 16 March-23 March 2012

Dozens queue every week in Athens to apply for asylum

UN and partners seek US$84 million to help Syrian refugees

IASC Protection Cluster Update – 03 to 16 March 2012

UNHCR Rwanda Refugee Bulletin, Issue No.4

UNHCR works to improve conditions for hundreds at Egyptian border

Mortar attacks kill four displaced people in Mogadishu; UNHCR alarmed

As tens of thousands flee, UNHCR ups assistance to Malian refugees

Fear of compulsory recruitment drives Eritrean teen to flee home

UNHCR Lebanon Update: Situation in North Lebanon, 09 March-16 March 2012

Somali woman forced into exile by her love of the beautiful game

Forcibly displaced in South Kivu face a struggle to survive

UNHCR appoints regional refugee coordinator for Syrian refugees

Thousands of Lou Nuer tribesmen flee Jonglei into Ethiopia

UNHCR appoints Regional Refugee Coordinator for Syrian Refugees

IX. Media (select sources/select items)

A. News Aggregators

 

B. International News Sources

C. A Selection of Stories

UN News Service

Ban mourns death of Malawi President, welcomes peaceful transition of power 

Ban condemns latest escalation of violence in Syria 

Bahrain: UN top official calls for investigation into killing of citizen journalist

South Sudan: As civilian disarmament takes place, UN urges respect for human rights

On World Health Day, UN calls for adequate health policies for older citizens

UN official urges greater support for peacebuilding efforts in Central African Republic

UN rights chief urges Barbados to address domestic violence and discrimination

Africa and Asia to lead urban population growth in next 40 years – UN report

Comments by Sudanese official could lead to further violence – UN rights chief

Food prices remain nearly unchanged in March, UN agency reports

Qatar and UN urge countries to increase support for victims of humanitarian disaster

Titanic wreckage to be protected under UNESCO convention

Noting Cyprus’ religious diversity, UN expert calls for more inter-faith dialogue

Syrian parties should cease all violence in one week – UN-Arab League envoy

Ban renews calls for immediate cessation of violence in Mali

UN committee hears proposals on the issue of Palestinian political prisoners

Security Council concerned over deteriorating humanitarian situation in Mali

Libya: UN mission voices concern over violence in north-western towns

United Kingdom to give $25 million to UN-led programme to help empower farmers

United Kingdom to give $25 million to UN-led programme to help empower farmers

Construction of UN-supported hydro power plant begins in Sierra Leone

UN envoy outraged over suicide bombing of national theatre in Mogadishu

Chad: UN official highlights human rights concerns, praises readiness to address them

On World Mine Awareness Day, UN chief highlights global de-mining efforts

UN relief chief welcomes Brazil’s contribution to humanitarian action

On World Mine Awareness Day, UN chief highlights global de-mining efforts

General Assembly President highlights Syrian crisis, upcoming events on global agenda

Ban highlights talents of autism community, reaffirms UN’s resolve to raise awareness

Senior UN official condemns murder of three journalists in Syria

FEATURE: UN envoy confident use of child soldiers can be eradicated

Plight of refugees from Balkans conflicts remains priority for UN agency

UN expert urges Lebanon to investigate suicide of migrant domestic worker

FEATURE: UN envoy confident use of child soldiers can be eradicated once and for all

UN senior officials urge countries to boost their efforts to combat human trafficking

Ban and head of South American bloc discuss regional issues, sustainable development

UN chief condemns deadly bombings in southern Thailand

UN refugee agency concerned as thousands continue to flee fighting in Mali

Ban urges leaders of Sudan and South Sudan to meet to end border clashes

Head of UN cultural agency urges warring factions in Mali to safeguard Timbuktu

Youth education, employment and empowerment key to global progress – Ban

Head of UN cultural agency urges warring factions in Mali to safeguard Timbuktu

Ban praises Myanmar for peaceful conduct of by-elections on Sunday

Ban praises Myanmar for peaceful conduct of by-elections on Sunday

UN officials stress need to strengthen and harmonize human rights treaty bodies

Syria informs UN-Arab League envoy of commitment to troop withdrawal deadline

UN-backed study shows technology can help world move to low-carbon economy

UN disarmament bodies need to be revitalized, stress top officials

Ban: new economic paradigm needed, including social and environmental progress

Parliaments still vital to quest for democracy, UN report finds

At UN conference, Latin American countries reaffirm commitment to eradicate hunger

At Friends of Syria meeting, Ban urges States to back UN efforts to end crisis

Spotlighting sustainability, the UN goes dark for Earth Hour 2012

Security Council urges political parties in Guinea-Bissau to engage in dialogue

Cambodia must provide full cooperation to new judges at genocide court, Ban stresses

UN-Arab League envoy to continue regional consultations on Syrian conflict

UN expert warns of situation faced by Marshall Islands citizens affected by nuclear tests

UN expert calls on India to fight impunity for extrajudicial executions

UN welcomes European Union’s adoption of joint resettlement programme for refugees

Autism Awareness Day should spur action to combat discrimination, says Ban

UN warns of increasing attacks by Lord’s Resistance Army in Central Africa

Recent death of gay man highlights need for anti-discrimination law in Chile – UN

Upcoming by-elections are a ‘crucial moment’ for Myanmar, says UN expert

Over 100,000 people displaced by fighting in north-west Pakistan – UN agency

UN police serving in Timor-Leste awarded national medal of merit

Joint UN-AU mission dispatches assessment team to site of Darfur market clashes

One million Syrians in need of humanitarian assistance – UN-backed survey

Welcoming ceasefire, UN calls for tackling causes of Libyan clashes

UN envoy commends disaster preparedness initiatives in Bangladesh

Security Council calls on all Yemenis to remain committed to political transition

Ban urges Arab League to listen to people’s voices, support democratic reforms

UN mission head, Lebanese and Israeli officials hold ‘constructive’ meeting

Situation on South Sudan-Sudan border cools as parties express willingness to meet – UN

Ban calls on Syria to implement UN-Arab League envoy’s plan to end crisis

European football clubs to take to field to raise awareness of Sahel food crisis 

UN official: ‘race against time’ to avert disaster in Africa’s drought-stricken Sahel 

New mandate will strengthen engagement in Afghanistan – UN envoy  

European football clubs to take to field to raise awareness of Sahel food crisis 

Guinea-Bissau’s priority now is completing political transition, says UN envoy 

New UN partnership seeks to advance HIV/AIDS response across Africa

UN rights chief praises Senegal election, urges Mali and Guinea-Bissau to follow suit

UN concerned over funding for humanitarian services in Haiti 

 

UN envoy warns of potential risks of lack of progress between Israel and Palestinians

UN expert calls on Papua New Guinea to do more to protect women against violence

UN atomic agency releases report of new Japan nuclear safety measures

At Seoul summit, Ban outlines steps to defuse global nuclear threat

Security Council voices alarm over border clashes between South Sudan and Sudan

UN calls for respect of civilians and aid agencies as mortar attacks continue in Mogadishu

Syrian government accepts UN-Arab League envoy’s six-point plan to end crisis

UN officials stress national ownership and partnerships for successful peacebuilding 

UN chief ‘deeply concerned’ over military clashes on Sudan-South Sudan border

UN tribunal refers case of fugitive genocide suspect to Rwanda court

Regional engagement crucial as Afghan transition gathers pace – Ban

UN agency welcomes US contribution of $10 million to help Palestinian refugees

With presidential poll now over, Ban calls on Senegalese leaders to work together

Comprehensive approach needed to combat modern day slavery, says top UN official

UN-Arab League envoy receives response from Syria on his plan to end crisis

Security Council concerned over situation in Sahel region, condemns Mali rebellion 

 

Investing in agriculture most effective way to eradicate poverty in Africa – UN

UN Drylands Ambassador calls for greater efforts to fight desertification 

UN food agency calls for measures to preserve natural teak forests  

UN environment agency calls for urgent action to support Mongolia’s reindeer herders

True protection of UN staff demands collective action, says Secretary-General

On International Day, Ban pays tribute to all those seeking truth and justice

More intensified push needed to end global epidemic of tuberculosis- Ban

Looking to Rio+20, world must act on sustainable development, says UN forum

African countries to launch UN-backed task force against Lord’s Resistance Army

Guinea-Bissau development expert named head of UN Economic Commission for Africa

African countries to launch UN-backed task force against Lord’s Resistance Army

UN development chief hails Haiti’s progress two years after devastating earthquake

UN refugee agency monitoring developments in Mali following armed rebellion

UN honours heroes and survivors of transatlantic slave trade

Sustainable development efforts of 25 grassroots groups win UN-backed prize

Ban spotlights Singapore’s work on disaster management and sustainable development

UN Human Rights Council demands end to violence and widespread abuses in Syria

UN spotlights role of weather and water services in addressing climate change challenges 

UN relief chief highlights cooperation with South-east Asia on disaster management  

Ahead of elections, UN envoy calls on Sierra Leone’s politicians to put national interests first

UN-backed disaster preparedness package launched in Indonesia

Al-Nasser urges strengthening Alliance of Civilizations as a global mediation tool

Ban praises Malaysia’s poverty reduction, urges it to share its experiences with others

Al-Nasser urges strengthening Alliance of Civilizations as a global mediation tool

Social injustice and environmental risks need to be tackled together – Ban

UN urges Sri Lanka to take ‘credible’ steps to ensure accountability for alleged war crimes

UN warns that foot-and-mouth disease outbreak in Egypt threatens entire region

UN condemns political instability in Mali after armed rebellion

Ensuring access to water for agriculture vital for sustainable future – UN

Lack of electricity and fuel making life for Gazans ‘even more difficult’ – UN

UN chief calls for greater cooperation for 21st century’s security challenges

Iran: UN sanctions committee presents recent cases of reported ‘violations’

UN police chief: ‘zero impunity’ for peacekeepers guilty of sexual abuse

UN-backed effort aims to vaccinate 111 million children against polio in four days

On International Day of Nowruz, UN officials call for renewed unity among cultures

Security Council calls for implementation of six-point plan to end crisis in Syria

UN and European Bank boost support for private investment in agriculture

On International Day, UN warns about link between racism and conflict

Ban underlines rights of persons with Down syndrome

Afghan transition process on track despite recent violent incidents – UN envoy

International community must ‘speak with one voice’ to address Syrian crisis – Ban

UN agency outlines steps to boost support to young Palestinian refugees

UN refugee agency steps up assistance to thousands uprooted by Mali conflict

UN-backed study urges donors to place greater emphasis on disaster risk reduction

On regional tour, Ban salutes Indonesia’s commitment to UN peacekeeping

Protection of human rights essential in fight against HIV/AIDS – UN official

Bahrain: UN calls for probe into alleged excessive use of force against protesters

Ban congratulates people of Guinea-Bissau for peaceful presidential election

Top UN official in Iraq condemns series of deadly bombings

UN refugee agency alarmed by resumption of mortar attacks in Somalia

Serious human rights violations committed during DR Congo elections – UN report

Ban strongly condemns shooting outside Jewish school in France

Serious human rights violations committed during DR Congo elections – UN report

UN human rights panel deplores Belarus execution

UN peacebuilding body enhancing partnership with African Development Bank

Seizure of springs by settlers greatly limits Palestinian access to water – UN report

UN voices concern as second judge resigns from Cambodia genocide court

UN agencies join forces to fight drug cultivation in rural communities

Bangladesh: UN agency launches nutrition support campaign for children, women

ICC conviction of Congolese warlord vital step to fight impunity – Security Council

UN experts call for including human rights standards in development goals

FROM THE FIELD: Calm in Dili as Timor-Leste votes

Solomon Islands must act to end violence against women, UN rights expert says

Ban praises people of Timor-Leste for holding peaceful presidential election

UN chief condemns bomb attacks in Syrian capital

Côte d’Ivoire: UN mission satisfied with pace of arms collection

Annual UN population prize awarded to US advocate and Malaysian NGO

UN-led initiative harnesses partnerships to tackle water and sanitation challenges

Haiti receives advice from UN economists on attracting foreign investment

UN-Arab League envoy sending team to Syria to continue talks on ending crisis

Secretary-General urges restraint after Ethiopian attack on Eritrean bases

UN narcotics panel emphasizes treatment for illicit drug users

UN chief urges DPR Korea to reconsider decision to launch ‘satellite’

Ban deeply saddened by news of helicopter crash in Afghanistan

Guatemala: UN rights chief underlines need to address rule of law challenges

UN rights chief urges all sides to ensure free and fair elections in Guinea-Bissau

Brazil: UN welcomes prosecution of retired colonel for abuses during military rule

Ban urges integrating environmental, social and economic aspects of development

Disaster stalking children in Africa’s drought-prone Sahel region, warns UNICEF

ICC Prosecutor to seek near maximum sentence for convicted Congolese warlord

Unleash potential of small farmers to improve food security, says Ban

Ban appeals for peaceful, transparent election in Guinea-Bissau

Asia-Pacific nations review progress on sustainable transport at UN-backed forum

UN health agency unveils new data to help countries reduce deaths from tobacco use

Secretary-General to visit four Asian nations during upcoming travels

UN health agency unveils new data to help countries reduce deaths from tobacco use

Status quo in Syria ‘indefensible,’ Ban says on anniversary of uprising

UN envoy strongly condemns attack on Somali government compound

Ban commends Sudan, South Sudan for progress in talks to resolve outstanding issues

Mexico: UN experts concerned over impunity in cases of enforced disappearances

Rwandan rebel leader surrenders amid UN-backed offensive in DR Congo

Revised UN convention seeks to encourage investment, combat corporate tax evasion

Côte d’Ivoire: UN envoy lauds new premier and parliament president

UN and regional experts urge countries to stop reprisals against rights defenders

UN and regional experts urge countries to stop reprisals against rights defenders

UN-Arab League envoy receives response from Syria, seeks clarifications

UN rights expert urges Israel to release Palestinian woman prisoner on hunger strike

In landmark ruling, ICC finds Congolese warlord guilty of recruiting child soldiers

Haiti: Three UN peacekeepers repatriated for sexual abuse

Nearly five million Yemenis need food assistance, UN survey finds


* Prepared by Donald K. Anton, The Australian National University College of Law. This digest draws on independent research together with information gleaned from the RSS feeds of a host of international law publishers, law libraries, and blogs.

§ Information contained in the digest is current to 5.00 pm (local Canberra time) the day before issue.

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