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  • Professor Samantha Besson. Professor of Public International Law and European Law, Co-Director of the European Law Institute, Head of the Department of International and Commercial Law University of Fribourg (Switzerland).

    Interview with Professor Samantha Besson, Public International Law and European Law, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

    January 28, 2013

    This month, Professor Besson has been Coordinator of the Refresher Courses for Practitioners of the Hague Academy of International Law on the topic ‘Immunities in Public and Private International Law’. The Peace Palace Library has held a special interview with her.

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  • Immunities in Public and Private International law – 9th Session of the Seminar for Advanced Studies, 13-19 January 2013

    Immunities in Public and Private International Law – 9th Session of the Seminar for Advanced Studies, 13-19 January 2013

    January 10, 2013

    Each year the Hague Academy of International law, one of the most renowned academic institutions in Europe, holds a seminar devoted to various aspects of public and private international law. The theme of this year’s seminar will be: ”Les immunités en droit international public et privé” (Immunities in public and private international law). This Programme of Advanced Studies will take place from 13 to 19 January 2013 at the Academy building in The Hague.

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  • Nico Schrijver

    Professor Nico Schrijver in the Spotlight

    December 11, 2012

    Last week, Nico Schrijver, Professor of Public International Law and Academic Director of the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies of Leiden University was featured in the Dutch Magazine ‘Mr. Online’

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  • Public International Law

    Public International Law is perhaps best described as an authoritative language, used by States, international organizations, individuals and other participants in the international legal order to interact with each other. International law is a value-oriented jurisprudence used by policymakers and other members of the international community to make difficult choices based on shared values.

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  • Special Topics

    The Peace Palace Library Research Guides are intended as a starting point for legal research on various topics of International Law. They provide the basic legal materials available in the Peace Palace Library, both in print and electronic format and on the Internet. Reference works, leading articles, bibliographies, periodicals, serial publications and documents of interest are presented in the Selective Bibliography sections. Links to the library’s Online Public Access Catalogue are inserted. Special attention is given to our subscriptions on databases, e-journals, e-books and other electronic resources. Finally, the Research Guides feature links to relevant blogs, websites and other online resources of particular interest.

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  • Public International Law

    The Peace Palace Library Research Guides are intended as a starting point for legal research on various topics of International Law. They provide the basic legal materials available in the Peace Palace Library, both in print and electronic format and on the Internet. Reference works, leading articles, bibliographies, periodicals, serial publications and documents of interest are presented in the Selective Bibliography sections. Links to the library’s Online Public Access Catalogue are inserted. Special attention is given to our subscriptions on databases, e-journals, e-books and other electronic resources. Finally, the Research Guides feature links to relevant blogs, websites and other online resources of particular interest.

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  • In memoriam: Sir Ian Brownlie CBE QC (1932-2010)

    January 15, 2010

    Sir Ian Brownlie, the second from the right on the photo, taken at the International Court of Justice when he was arguing the Nicaragua-Honduras case for Nicaragua. The great British international lawyer, Sir Ian Brownlie, died on January 3th 2010, in a car­-accident while on holiday with his family in Egypt. His name is a […]

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