Announcements

Call for Papers – New Zealand Yearbook of International Law (Brill)

Closing date for submissions: 31 May 2017 (extended) The New Zealand Yearbook of International Law (Brill), launched in June 2004, is an annual, internationally refereed publication intended to stand as a reference point for legal materials and critical commentary on issues of public international law. The Yearbook serves as a valuable tool in the determination…

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6th AsianSIL Biennial Conference, Seoul, Korea

The 6th Biennial Conference of the Asian Society of International Law will take place in Seoul, Korea, from Friday 25 to Saturday 26 August 2017. The conference will be hosted by the Korean Chapter of the Asian Society of International Law, together with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea. The theme…

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Call for Papers – 15th Brazilian Congress of International Law: International Law and Its Transdisciplinarity

Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil 30 August – 2 September 2017 Deadline for submission of papers: May 15, 2017 The Brazilian Academy of International Law invites Professors, Researchers, Students and Professionals from the law and international relations fields to participate at the 15th Brazilian Congress of International Law and submit papers to be published at the Conference Proceedings as…

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4th International Disaster Law Course

Sanremo, Italy 12 to 16 June 2017 The 4th Edition of the International Disaster Law Course is now open for application. The Course is organized jointly by the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, the International Institute of Humanitarian Law of Sanremo, the International Disaster Law Project and in cooperation with the Italian Red…

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PAIK CHOONG-HYUN PRIZE

The Paik Choong-Hyun Prize will be awarded by the Asian Society of International Law (AsianSIL) on a biennial basis and presented at its Biennial Meeting. The Prize is designed to honour the memory of Professor Paik Choong-Hyun (1938-2007), who was Professor of International Law at Seoul National University, Korea (1968-2004); Dean of its Law Faculty,…

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Call for Papers – 7th International Four Societies Conference: “Changing Actors in International Law”

Tokyo, Japan, 2-3 June, 2018 Deadline: 1 December 2017 The international law societies of Australia and New Zealand, Canada, Japan, and the United States of America (the “Four Societies”) have held six conferences bringing together early career scholars around a common theme, generally leading to an edited conference volume. The goal of this initiative is…

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Call for Proposals – Canadian Council on International Law: “Canada at 150: The Return of History for International Law”

Ottawa,  2-3 November 2017 Deadline: 31 March 2017 The theme of this year’s conference is “Canada at 150: The Return of History for International Law”. The key premises and institutions of the international order, which have endured since the end of the Second World War, are increasingly being challenged by powerful states, rising powers, populist…

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Call for Candidates – The Hague Academy of International Law: CENTRE 2017 : – “50 Years of Space Law – Space Law in 50 Years”

Netherlands, 21 August to 8 September 2017 Deadline: End of March The Center for Studies and Research of The Hague Academy of International Law aims to bring together highly qualified young international lawyers from all over the world, to jointly undertake an original research work on a general topic, which is determined each year by…

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In Memoriam – Mr R K P Shankardass

In Memoriam – Mr R K P Shankardass The Asian Society of International Law regrets to announce the passing of its Executive Council Member, Mr R K P Shankardass. A Senior Advocate with the Supreme Court of India, he has been in professional practice of law, mainly in the area of constitutional, civil, corporate and…

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Asian Journal of International Law (AsianJIL) Book Reviews

The Asian Journal of International Law (AsianJIL) publishes reviews of books of relevance to the region by subject matter or author. We now invite members to consider contributing a book review. Please find attached a list of books available to review. Book Reviews Book reviews should: be concise at approximately 500 words outline the key…

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