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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)

Special Chamber prescribes provisional measures

The Special Chamber of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea formed to deal with the dispute concerning delimitation of the maritime boundary between Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire in the Atlantic Ocean today delivered its Order on a Request for provisional measures filed by Côte d’Ivoire. Judge Boualem Bouguetaia, President of the Special Chamber, read the Order at a public sitting of the Chamber.

>> Order

>> Press Release


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

Advisory Opinion

The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea today delivered its Advisory Opinion on the Request submitted to the Tribunal by the Sub-Regional Fisheries Commission (SRFC) under article 138 of the Rules of the Tribunal.

This is the first time in the history of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea that an advisory opinion is being rendered by the full Tribunal.

>> Advisory Opinion

>> Press Release

>> Webcast of the Reading of the Advisory Opinion


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 October to December 2015. 

Application deadline: 30 June 2015.

 

 

 >> IFLOS Summer Academy 2015

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