NALSAR to host 78th Session of Institut de Droit International

By Author  |  Published: 29th Aug 2017  8:22 pm
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NALSAR University. Source: Internet

Hyderabad: A first of its kind in the country, the NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad will host the 78th Session of Institut de Droit International (Institute of International Law) (IDI) from September 3 to 10.

About 60 scholars and practitioners of international law from all over the world are expected to take part in the session. Important subjects of international law governing the working and decisions of the UN Security Council, legal problems arising from mass migration, investment disputes, and law governing provisional measures in disputes before tribunals, among others will be on agenda.

The Institute meeting at Hyderabad has historic significance as it is being held first time in India in its long history of nearly 150 years, according to a press release.

The 78th Session of IDI will have three judges of the International Court of Justice, two judges of the World Bank Administrative Tribunal, a Member of the UN Yugoslavia Tribunal, a former President of the International Criminal Court, former judges of different international tribunals attending the session at Hyderabad.