Decisions of the World Court Relevant to the un Convention by Barbara Kwiatkowska

By Barbara Kwiatkowska

This pioneering booklet offers A Reference advisor to the numerous contributions of choices of the area courtroom, because the valuable judicial organ of the United countries and the world's so much senior court docket with the broadest fabric jurisdiction, to the improvement of the legislations of the ocean as part of the worldwide approach of peace and safeguard. The advisor is devoted to the Court's former President Stephen M. Schwebel in appreciation of his trust that it will be significant for the courtroom to extra discover its pre-eminently precise position during the 3rd Millennium. while the structure of particular entries lined by means of this Reference consultant principally corresponds to the components and Annexes of the 1982 UN legislation of the ocean conference (UNCLOS) and the 1994 half XI contract, the heading of every access additionally includes, as acceptable, references to the 1930 League of countries Hague Draft, the 4 1958 UN Geneva Conventions and the 1995 UN Straddling shares contract, in addition to to the 1972 UN Stockholm, the 1992 Rio UNCED and the 2002 Johannesbourg tools. this can allow the reader to narrate the Court's judgements to the respective UNCLOS provisions as originated from and as applied by way of those worldwide framework tools at a variety of phases of codification and innovative improvement of the legislations of the ocean. The entries hide largely Judgments and Orders (including the similar pleadings) of the PCIJ and the ICJ and people judgements of Arbitral Tribunals and different 3rd social gathering fora in addition to nationwide courts which were relied upon within the Court's jurisprudence. furthermore, the new judgements of the ITLOS and a few different fora, equivalent to the Annex VII Southern Bluefin Tuna, Singapore v. Malaysia, Barbados/Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana/Suriname and the Mox Plant Arbitral Tribunals, in addition to references to treaties also are indexed less than particular entries as applicable. Tables of circumstances and Treaties will importantly facilitate using A Reference consultant. It has confirmed to be an integral device for the Judges and governmental and different practitioners in furthering the coherent improvement of the legislations of the ocean by means of overseas courts and tribunals at the one hand, and for overseas neighborhood of teachers within the sufficient assessing of this improvement nevertheless.

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R. IV (1984) US Treaties and Other International Acts (USA) Times Law Reports (UK) United Nations General Assembly Third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea, Official Records, United Nations, Vols I-XVI Table of Abbreviations UN LOS Bull. R. United Nations Law of the Sea Bulletin United Nations Treaty Series US Supreme Court Reports 1754- (USA) US Treaties and Other International Agreements (USA) US Treaty Series (USA) Weekly Law Reports 1953- (UK) Ixi This page intentionally left blank GLOBAL FRAMEWORK INSTRUMENTS 1930 Hague Draft - Report of the Second Committee (Territorial Sea) of the League of Nations Conference for the Codification of International Law, The Hague, 13 March-12 April 1930 [24 AJIL Supp.

2,4, 16, 24,46,112,154, 199, 201, 210 - (Provisional Measures-1984) 2,16, 24,112, 162, 184,196,199, 210 - (Declaration of Intervention of El Salvador-1984) 187 - (Jurisdiction and Admissibility) 2, 4, 16, 41, 112, 179, 187, 192, 193, 196,199, 202 1986 Burkina Faso/Mali Frontier Dispute (Merits) 106,179, 188, 202, 211 - (Provisional Measures-1986) 184-185 1988 UN Headquarters Agreement Advisory Opinion 178, 205 1988 Nicaragua v. Honduras Border and Transborder Actions (Jurisdiction) 181,198,202 - (Provisional Measures-1988) 181, 185 - (Discontinuance-1992) 181 1989 USA v.

United Nations Law of the Sea Bulletin United Nations Treaty Series US Supreme Court Reports 1754- (USA) US Treaties and Other International Agreements (USA) US Treaty Series (USA) Weekly Law Reports 1953- (UK) Ixi This page intentionally left blank GLOBAL FRAMEWORK INSTRUMENTS 1930 Hague Draft - Report of the Second Committee (Territorial Sea) of the League of Nations Conference for the Codification of International Law, The Hague, 13 March-12 April 1930 [24 AJIL Supp. 11, 174-189] 1958 TSC - United Nations Convention on the Territorial Sea and the Contiguous Zone, Geneva, 29 April 1958 [in force: 10 September 1964, 516UNTS205] 1958 HSC - United Nations Convention on the High Seas, Geneva, 29 April 1958 [in force: 30 September 1962, 450 UNTS 11] 1958 HSFC - United Nations Convention on Fishing and Conservation of the Living Resources of the High Seas, Geneva, 29 April 1958 [in force: 20 March 1966, 559 UNTS 285] 1958 CSC - United Nations Convention on the Continental Shelf, Geneva, 29 April 1958 [in force: 10 June 1964, 499 UNTS 311] 1958 DSP - United Nations Optional Protocol of Signature Concerning the Compulsory Settlement of Disputes, Geneva, 29 April 1958 [in force: 30 September 1962, 450 UNTS 169] 1972 UN Stockholm Declaration and Action Plan - United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, 16 June 1972: Stockholm Declaration on the Human Environment [11 ILM 1416 (1972)] and Action Plan [UN Doc.

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