Africa

African Union and Conference of Constitutional Jurisdictions of Africa Sign MOU (April 1, 2015)

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Monica Moyo

On April 1, 2015, the African Union and the Constitutional Jurisdictions of Africa signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) establishing a partnership aimed at promoting democracy, human rights,

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Regional and Sub-regional Human Rights Tribunals: The African Response

Author: 
Amy Porges

When a regional integration body’s tribunal extends its jurisdiction into human rights, and issues rulings inconvenient to a government, what happens then?

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Global Public Interests in International Investment Law

Author: 
Hansel T. Pham

On April 10, 2015, former ASIL President David Caron moderated a lively discussion on “Global Public Interests in International Investment Law.”  He was joined by a panel of distin

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Interest Group Update: The International Environmental Law Interest Group

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Jacqueline Peel and Timo Koivurova

 

Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia Sign Nile Dam Agreement (March 23, 2015)

Author: 
Monica Moyo

On March 23, 2015, the presidents of Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia signed the

ICC Terminates Proceedings Against Kenyan President (March 13, 2015)

Author: 
Monica Moyo

On March 13, 2015, in Prosecutor v.

ICC Joins the Cases Concerning Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Blé Goudé (March 11, 2015)

Author: 
Monica Moyo

On March 11, 2015, the International Criminal Court issued its

Former Ivory Coast First Lady Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison (March 10, 2015)

Author: 
Monica Moyo

On March 10, 2015, an Ivory Coast court sentenced Simone Gbagbo, former first lady of the Ivory Coast, to twenty years in prison.