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ILA Scholarship Fund 2016

01 February 2016

Call for Candidates ILA2016 Johannesburg Biennial Conference. CLOSING DATE: 11 March 2016

Congratulations to Professor 'Lanre Adigun Fagbohun of the Nigerian Branch

07 January 2016

Professor 'Lanre Fagbohun, Director of Studies of the Nigerian Branch, has been appointed as the 8th President and Vice Chancellor of the Lagos State University, Nigeria

Climate Law and Governance Day 2015 - Media Advisory

15 December 2015

Climate Change, Sustainable Development and the Law: Governance Challenges and Innovations: In Paris, on December 4th 2015, during the 21st Conference of the Parties of United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the Climate Law and Governance Day (CLGD) was inaugurated at the Ecole de Droit de La Sorbonne (Paris 1). In this event, over 400 jurists, judges, experts, professors and law students participated in the preparatory events and in the Day, with more than 4000 more engaged online or over social media.

2008 Guidelines for the Establishment and Conduct of Safe Havens for Cultural Material

10 December 2015

Looking to the past, I'm pleased to report on the influence of our 2008 Guidelines for the Establishment and Conduct of Safe Havens for Cultural Material, which was initially proposed by Kurt Siehr. It goes without saying how helpful the Guidelines can be in today's chaotic world, but we can now say that they are, indeed, helpful. For example, last week three members of our committee--Sabine von Schorlemer, Marc-Andre Renold and I--participated in a meeting/workshop at UNESCO headquarters in Paris on the application to cultural material of the international law concept of a "responsibility to protect." A quarter of our agenda was devoted to the topic of safe havens, during which a detailed presentation on a new Swiss law acknowledged its debt to our Guidelines. Also, last October, the Association of Art Museum Directors, with 240 institutional members in Mexico, the United States and Canada, adopted protocols for safe havens based on our project.

Sports Governance: Modern Challenges

24 November 2015

Summary of a talk given by Louise Reilly for the ILA Irish Branch on 12 November 2015

ILA Irish Branch AGM 12 November 2015

24 November 2015

An AGM of the ILA Irish Branch was held on 12 November 2015. Thanks to Jamie Breslin, DFAT, who produced the minutes.

ILA Singaporean Branch seminar on Inter-State & Investor-State disputes

13 November 2015

Role of Int Law in Sustainable Nat Resources management

13 November 2015

The ILA Committee on the Role of International Law in Sustainable Natural Resources Management is meeting in The Hague/Leiden from 12-14 November to discuss its work in preparation for ILA2016 in Johannesburg

ILA Nigerian Branch 2nd Annual Conference held on 29 October 2015 in Lagos

05 November 2015

The Nigerian Branch of the International Law Association, in association with the Lagos Court of Arbitration (LCA), successfully held its 2nd Annual Conference on October 29, 2015, at the International Centre for Arbitration & ADR, Lekki, Lagos. This year's conference was organized by the Arbitration Committee of the Nigerian Branch under the leadership of Mrs. Doyin Rhodes-Vivour.

OUPblog posts on the International Law Weekend, New York City 5-7 November 2015

03 November 2015

To mark this yearÂ’s International Law Weekend taking place in New York City 5-7 November 2015 and organised by ABILA and ILSA, OUP have put together two OUPblog posts on the conference. The links are: What are the biggest challenges facing international lawyers today? Preparing for International Law Weekend