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Le problème de la protection des populations aborigènes aux Nations Unies (Volume 89)

(36,916 words)

Author(s): Van Langenhove, Fernand
Van Langenhove, Fernand Keywords: United Nations | Indigenous peoples | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Indigènes | ABSTRACT In Chapter XI of the United Nations Charter, Member States "which assume responsibility for administering territories whose populations have not yet fully self-govern" have accepted as a "sacred mission" the obligation to promote their prosperity and progress. At the same time, they are committed to provide regular statistical and technical information about them. The question arises whether th…

Article 2, Paragraph 7 of the Charter of the United Nations and Matters of Domestic Juridiction (Volume 74)

(39,986 words)

Author(s): Preuss, Lawrence
Preuss, Lawrence Keywords: United Nations | Charter | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Charte | ABSTRACT Lawrence Preuss devotes his course to the study on Article 2, Paragraph 7 of the Charter of the United Nations and Matters of Domestic Jurisdiction. After a study of the background of the article, the author examines the drafting. He then focuses on how Article 2, Paragraph 7 of the Charter is applied in the practice of the United Nations. Lawrence Preuss consacre son cours à l'étude de l'article 2, paragraphe 7 de la Charte des Nations Unies et aux domaines de compétence…

The International Court of Justice and the United Nations (Volume 120)

(52,480 words)

Author(s): Gross, Leo
Gross, Leo Keywords: United Nations | International Court of Justice | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Cour internationale de Justice | ABSTRACT Leo Gross dedicates his course to the conduct of the International Court of Justice, to the perception of its role in international relationships, and to the expectations of the members of the United Nations regarding the role played by the Court in the political system of the United Nations, mainly in contact with the transformation of the objectives of the Charter in legal and political realities. Leo Gross consacre son cours au comportement…

Human Rights and Domestic Jurisdiction (Article 2, § 7, of the Charter) (Volume 124)

(28,032 words)

Author(s): Ermacora, Felix
Ermacora, Felix Keywords: United Nations | Charter | Human rights | Jurisdiction | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Charte | Droits de l homme | Juridiction | ABSTRACT The course of Felix Ermacora is based on a problem of crucial significance related to the relations between national law and international law, and more particularly, to the law of international organizations. The author, in the first instance, focuses on domestic jurisdiction in general. He then studies the general aspects of human rights in connection with dome…

Le droit international à l’épreuve du terrorisme (Volume 321)

(108,228 words)

Author(s): Klein, Pierre
Klein, Pierre Keywords: United Nations | Terrorism | International peace and security | International politics | Use of force | International relations | Human rights | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Terrorisme | Sécurité internationale | Politique internationale | Force | Relations internationales | Droits de l'homme | ABSTRACT Pierre Klein, Professor at the Université libre de Bruxelles, begins his course by identifying the very notion of terrorism to report on the impact of terrorism on international law. He then takes a step backward and plac…

Les opérations multinationales consécutives à des conflits armés en vue du rétablissement de la paix (Volume 314)

(68,390 words)

Author(s): Daillier, Patrick
Daillier, Patrick Keywords: United Nations | Armed conflicts | Intervention | Peacekeeping | Peacebuilding | North Atlantic Treaty Organization | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Conflits armés | Intervention | Maintien de la paix | Construction de la paix | Organisation du Traité de l'Atlantique Nord | ABSTRACT Multinational peacemaking operations following armed conflicts, the subject of the course of Patrick Daillier, Professor at the University of Paris X - Nanterre, cover a number of different realities under the same name. To prove that this…

L’action des Nations Unies contre la discrimination raciale (Volume 168)

(77,027 words)

Author(s): Ténékidès, Georges
Ténékidès, Georges Keywords: United Nations | Racial discrimination | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Discrimination raciale | ABSTRACT The course of Georges Tenekides, a member of the European Commission of human rights and the UN Committee for elimination of all forms of racial discrimination, is fundamentally the result of his experience in the Committee of United Nations for the elimination of all forms of racial discrimination, supplemented by a critical and multidisciplinary analysis. After the indispensable pr…

La délimitation des compétences des Nations Unies (Volume 108)

(39,013 words)

Author(s): L. Bindschedler, Rudolf
L. Bindschedler, Rudolf Keywords: United Nations | Competence | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Compétence | ABSTRACT Rudolf Bindschedler begins his course by making general remarks on the division of powers. He next examines, within the framework of the United Nations, the division of formal powers and later examines the division of substantive powers. The author also discusses the powers of the United Nations toward non-member States and other international organizations. Rudolf Bindschedler commence son cours en formulant des remarques générales sur la répartition d…

Les rapports entre l’ONU et les organisations régionales dans le domaine du maintien de la paix (Volume 290)

(78,532 words)

Author(s): Villani, Ugo
Villani, Ugo Keywords: United Nations | Regional organisations | Peace keeping | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Organisations régionales | Maintien de la paix | ABSTRACT Professor Ugo Villani, Professor at the University of Bari, starts from the observation that as far as international organizations are concerned, the question of the search for balance between a “universal” dimension and a “regional” dimension was raised immediately at the birth of the first organization intended to guarantee peace between States: the Leagu…

L’emploi de la force dans la jurisprudence des tribunaux internationaux (Volume 331)

(58,269 words)

Author(s): Pinto, Mónica
Pinto, Mónica Keywords: United Nations | Security Council | Charter | Use of force | International relations | Self-defence | International Court of Justice | Case-law | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Conseil de sécurité | Chartre | Force | Relations internationales | Défense légitime | Cour internationale de Justice | Jurisprudence | ABSTRACT The course of Mrs. Monica Pinto, Professor at the University of Buenos Aires, proposes to retrace the history of the characterizations of the use of force in the light of the jurisprudence of international court…

Le droit international à la recherche de ses valeurs: paix, développement, démocratisation (Volume 286)

(8,188 words)

Author(s): Boutros-Ghali, Boutros
Boutros-Ghali, Boutros Keywords: United Nations | Economic development | Peacekeeping | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Développement économique | Maintien de la paix | ABSTRACT Boutros Boutros-Ghali explains in the introduction of his opening lecture that international law is subject to internal conflicts in three areas: conflict between urgency and duration, between unilateralism and multilateralism, and between positive order and prospective order. Mr. Boutros-Ghali concludes his lecture by explaining that sometimes will…

United Nations Peace-keeping Operations: Their Importance and Their Limitations in a Polarized World (Volume 201)

(4,837 words)

Author(s): Liu, Fou-Tchin
Liu, Fou-Tchin Keywords: United Nations | International police | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Police internationale | ABSTRACT In this discourse, Fou-Tchin Liu, Former United Nations Assistant-Secretary-General for Special Political Affairs, draws attention to the importance and limitations of UN peace-keeping operations in a bipolarized world. However, by way of encouragement and conclusion, he points out that the Treaty of Paris of 1783, which has enabled reconciliation between Great Britain and the United State…

United Nations Treaty Practice (Volume 86)

(62,784 words)

Author(s): Rosenne, Shabtai
Rosenne, Shabtai Keywords: United Nations | Treaties | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Traités | ABSTRACT The objective of the Shabtai Rosenne’s course is to study the United Nations Treaty Practice as an international organization with legal personality. The intention of the author is to assess the extent to which it has succeeded in adopting international treaty law despite its specificities and the heterogeneity of its members. The author successively examines the treaties established under the aegis of the Unit…

Les résolutions des organes internationaux dans la jurisprudence de la Cour internationale de Justice (Volume 167)

(23,245 words)

Author(s): Thierry, Hubert
Thierry, Hubert Keywords: International Court of Justice | United Nations | Resolutions | Mots clefs: Cour internationale de Justice | Nations Unies | Résolutions | ABSTRACT Hubert Thierry, Professor at the University of Paris X-Nanterre, emphasizes in the introduction to his course that the jurisprudence of the International Court of Justice should be recognized as the authority for judicial interpretation of law on behalf of the international community, and to affirm that this is a privileged source of knowledge of int…

L’admission de nouveaux membres à la Société des Nations et à l’Organisation des Nations Unies (Volume 80)

(33,744 words)

Author(s): Feinberg, Nathan
Feinberg, Nathan Keywords: United Nations | Accession | League of Nations | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Accession | Société des Nations | ABSTRACT The question of the admission of new members to the League of Nations and to the United Nations reflects the deplorable tension in contemporary international relations and the prevailing atmosphere of mistrust. In this course, Nathan Feinberg examines the relevant provisions of the Covenant of the League of Nations and the United Nations Charter by bringing out what is commo…

Democracy Promotion: Institutions, International Law and Politics (Volume 333)

(59,643 words)

Author(s): Müllerson, Rein
Müllerson, Rein Keywords: International organizations | Political systems | Democracy | Governance | European Union | United Nations | Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe | Russian Federation | Central Asia | Mots clefs: Organisations internationales | Systèmes politiques | Démocratie | Gouvernance | Union européenne | Organisation de la sécurité et la coopération en Europe | Fédération de Russie | Asie centrale | ABSTRACT Rein Muellerson, Professor at King's College of London, devotes his course to the role of institutions, international law, …

Reflections on the Role, Functions and Procedures of the Security Council of the United Nations (Volume 206)

(37,377 words)

Author(s): Herndl, Kurt
Herndl, Kurt Keywords: United Nations | Security Council | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Conseil de sécurité | ABSTRACT Kurt Herndl, UN Deputy Secretary-General for Human Rights, intends to comment in his course on the role, functions, and procedures of the UN Security Council in the light of his practice, from an essentially pragmatic point of view and taking into account the most recent developments. After some reflections on the collective security system, the author studies the Security Council as a collective b…

Les procédures publiques spéciales de la Commission des droits de l’homme des Nations Unies (Volume 228)

(31,170 words)

Author(s): Antonio Pastor Ridruejo, José
Antonio Pastor Ridruejo, José Keywords: United Nations | Human rights | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Droits de l homme | ABSTRACT In this course, José Antonio Pastor Ridruejo examines the interplay of politics and law in the special public procedures initiated by the United Nations Commission on Human Rights, through a comprehensive approach of harmoniously integrating the data provided in addition to the legal sciences through political science and the data of international relations. The author thus examines the ins…

Entre multilatéralisme et unilatéralisme: l’autorisation par le conseil de sécurité de recourir à la force (Volume 339)

(179,121 words)

Author(s): Sicilianos, Linos-Alexandre
Sicilianos, Linos-Alexandre Keywords: United Nations | Security Council | Charter | Use of force | International relations | Collective security | Mots clefs: Nations Unies | Conseil de sécurité | Charte | Force | Relations internationales | Sécurité collective | ABSTRACT In the introduction to his course, Linos-Alexandre Sicilianos, Associate Professor at the University of Athens, notes that the theme of the Security Council's authorization to use force lies at the centre of two contradictory trends that mark contemporary evolution of…

United Nations Accountability for Violations of International Human Rights Law (Volume 395)

(45,260 words)

Author(s): M. Chinkin, Christine
M. Chinkin, Christine Keywords: United Nations | Human rights | International responsibility [p201] M. Chinkin, Christine BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE [p205] Christine Mary Chinkin, born 1949 in Kent, United Kingdom. Founding Director of the Centre for Women, Peace and Security at the London School of Economics and Political Science, a William W. Cook Global Law Professor at the University of Michigan (since 1999), and a member of the Bar of England and Wales and Matrix Chambers. Previous positions include Professor of International …
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