In connection with the seventy-third session of the ILC, the United Nations Office in Geneva has organized the fifty-sixth session of the International Law Seminar, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland from 4 to 22 July 2022.
Prof. Christian Tomuschat (1966) has kindly shared his keynote speech from the inaugural Conference in July this year. In it not only does he recall his own participation, from Germany, in 1966; but also comments on the ongoing importance of bringing together diverse experts and of ensuring the relevance and legitimacy of topics tackled by […]
On 19 July 2019, we welcomed back to Geneva many alumni of the Seminar for the Network’s inaugural conference. Around 100 members, from more than 50 different countries, attended an afternoon of debate and discussion in the historical Room VII of the Palais des Nations. (The full programme is available here.) The theme of the […]
We are delighted to announce that the inaugural ILS Alumni Network Conference will take place in Geneva this summer, during the 55th session of the International Law Seminar and the 71st session of the International Law Commission. The Conference will take place at the Palais des Nations on the afternoon of Friday 19 July 2019. […]
It was with the greatest delight that the ILS Alumni Network was formally launched at the United Nations in Geneva on 17 July 2018. The Executive Board was honoured to share the moment with the participants of the 2018 Seminar, as well as Mr Eduardo Valencia-Ospina, Mr Mahmoud Hmoud, Mr Shinya Murase, Ms Patrícia Galvão […]