In Conversation with

   H.E. Judge Abdulqawi A. Yusuf

Judge Abdulqawi A. Yusuf is the President of the International Court of Justice, The Hague, The Netherlands. He was elected as Judge to the Court in November 2008 and re-elected in November 2017. He was Vice-President of the Court from 6 February 2015 to 6 February 2018. He is a member of the Institut de Droit International, and a former Chief legal counsel to various intergovernmental organizations, including UNESCO and UNIDO. He is the founder of the African Institute of International Law (AIIL), Arusha, Tanzania and of the African Yearbook of International Law. He is the author of numerous publications on various aspects of international law. He holds a Ph.D. in international Law from the IUHEI, Geneva.

In Conversation with H.E. Judge Abdulqawi A. Yusuf, President of the International Court of Justice


Date: 23 July 2020
Time: 15:00 CEST

We’re pleased to invite you to a webinar with H.E. Judge Abdulqawi A. Yusuf (President of the International Court of Justice) on Thursday, 23 July from 3pm - 4pm CEST.

In this webinar, Judge Yusuf will share his views on a number of topics related to international dispute settlement and will field questions from participants. To submit your questions to Judge Yusuf, please enter them into the appropriate box of the registration form. Time permitting, it will also be possible for audience members to ask questions during the webinar.

Registration: Prior registration is required and there are limited spots available for this Webinar. Participants will generally be confirmed on a first come first served basis. To register, please click here.

We look forward to welcoming you to the next instalment of the Young ICCA Webinar Series.

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