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>> Dispute Concerning Delimitation of the Maritime Boundary between Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire in the Atlantic Ocean (Ghana/Côte d'Ivoire)

>> Swearing-in ceremony: Saturday, 28 March 2015 at 10 a.m. 

Mr Thomas Mensah, Judge ad hoc chosen by Ghana, and Mr Ronny Abraham, Judge ad hoc chosen by Côte d’Ivoire, will make the solemn declaration required under article 9 of the Rules of the Tribunal.

>> Hearing regarding Côte d’Ivoire’s Request for provisional measures

First round of oral argument:

Sunday, 29 March 2015

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.:                   Côte d’Ivoire

3 p.m. – 6 p.m.:                      Ghana

Second round of oral argument:

Monday, 30 March 2015

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.:            Côte d’Ivoire

3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.:                Ghana

The swearing-in ceremony and hearing may be viewed live on the website.


>> Request for an advisory opinion submitted by the Sub-Regional Fisheries Commission (SRFC)

Tribunal to deliver its Advisory Opinion on 2 April 2015

The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea will deliver its Advisory Opinion on the Request submitted to the Tribunal by the Sub-Regional Fisheries Commission at a public sitting on 2 April 2015 at 1 p.m. The Advisory Opinion will be read by Judge Shunji Yanai, who presides over the case.


Capacity Building

 >> ITLOS-Nippon Programme

The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea is pleased to announce the capacity-building and training programme on dispute settlement under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (“the Convention”) for 2015-2016, which is organized with the support of the Nippon Foundation.

>> Internship Programme:

The next available internships are from July to September 2015. 

Application deadline: 31 March 2015.

 

 

 >> IFLOS Summer Academy 2015

The ninth session of the Summer Academy will be held from 26 July to 21 August 2015.