International Law

INTERNATIONAL LAW

FIRST DIVISION

INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTS

  • Constitution of the International Labor Organization (annex to the Treaty of Versailles) of June 28, 1919
  • United Nations Charter of June 26, 1945
  • Constitution of November 16, 1945 relating to the establishment of UNESCO
  • Treaty of the North Atlantic of April 4, 1949
  • Statute of the Council of Europe of 5 May 1949
  • Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949 and Additional Protocols on the Law of War ( Protocol II , Protocol I , Protocol III )
  • Vienna Convention of 18 April 1961 on Diplomatic Relations
  • Vienna Convention of 24 April 1963 on Consular Relations
  • Treaty of 1 July 1968 on Non-Proliferation on Nuclear Weapons
  • Convention of 4 December 1997 on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Anti-Personnel Mines and on Their Destruction
  • Convention of 13 January 1993 on the Prohibition of the Development, Production, Stockpiling and Use of Chemical Weapons and on Their Destruction

RIGHT OF PEOPLE

  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights of December 10, 1948
  • European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights of 4 November 1950
  • Geneva Convention of 28 July 1951 on Refugees  and Protocol signed at New York on 31 January 1967
  • New York Convention of 28 September 1954 on the Status of Stateless Persons, signed on 12 January 1955
  • The Hague Convention of 5 October 1961 on the Protection of Minors
  • Covenant of 16 December 1966 on civil and political rights
  • Covenant of 16 December 1966 concerning economic, social and cultural rights
  • The Hague Convention of 25 October 1980 on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction
  • Convention of 20 November 1989 on the Rights of the Child
  • The Hague Convention of 29 May 1993 on Cooperation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption

GOODS AND OBLIGATIONS

  • Geneva Convention of 7 June 1930 on Bills of Exchange
  • Geneva Convention of March 19, 1931, on the Stamp Duty on Checks
  • Geneva Convention of 19 March 1931 for the Settlement of Certain Conflicts of Laws in Respect of Checks
  • 1883 Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property Revised
  • Berne Convention of 24 July 1971 for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works Revised
  • Universal Copyright Convention of July 24, 1971
  • Hague Convention of 14 March 1978 on the law applicable to contracts for intermediaries and representation
  • Vienna Convention of 11 April 1980 on the International Sale of Goods
  • Rome Convention of 19 June 1980 on the law applicable to contractual obligations

JUDICIAL COOPERATION

  • Hague Convention on Civil Procedure of 1 March 1954
  • New York Convention of 10 June 1958 on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards
  • European Convention of 20 April 1959 of Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters
  • Geneva Convention of 21 April 1961 on International Commercial Arbitration
  • Hague Convention of 5 October 1961 abolishing the requirement of legalization of foreign public documents of 5 October 1961 known as “Apostille”
  • Brussels Convention of 27 September 1968 on Jurisdiction and the Enforcement of Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters
  • The Hague Convention of 25 October 1980 to Facilitate International Access to Justice
  • Lugano Convention of 16 September 1988 on Jurisdiction and the Enforcement of Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters

ENVIRONMENT

  • United Nations Vienna Convention of 22 March 1985 for the Protection of the Ozone Layer
  • United Nations Framework Convention of 9 May 1992 on Climate Change of New York
  • Rio Convention of 5 June 1992 on Biological Diversity
  • United Nations Convention of 17 June 1994 on Combating Desertification in Countries Experiencing Serious Drought or Desertification, Particularly in Africa

SPECIALISED INTERNATIONAL LAW

Law of sea

Law of Aviation

Law of outer Space

Law of nuclear co-operation

SECOND DIVISION 

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

  • The International Court of Justice
    • Litigation cases
    • Consultative procedures
  • The International Criminal Court
  • The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
  • The International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda
  • Residual Special Court for Sierra Leone ( TSRSL)
  • Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) and United Nations Assistance at the Khmer Rouge Trial
  • Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL)
  • The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea

THIRD DIVISION

United Nations (UN)

  • United Nations
  • About the UN
  • Charter of the United Nations
  • United Nations Treaty Collection
  • Conferences and events of the principal organs of the United Nations
  • Secretary-General of the United Nations
  • Sustainable Development Goals
  • UN Resolutions

Security Council

  • Resolutions of the Security Council

Protecting human rights

  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights
  • Website of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human Rights Council (established by resolution 60/251 )
  • Calendar of meetings and events

Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development in Europe (OECD)

  • OECD Convention
  • Event calendar
  • Frequently requested statistics

FORTH DIVISION

International Criminal Justice System

  1. International Court of Justice
  2. International Penal Court
  3. International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (1993-2017)
  4. ICTY Judicial Database
  5. International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (1994-2015)
  6. Residual Special Court for Sierra Leone (2002-2013)
  7. Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (CETC)
  8. UN Assistance to the Khmer Rouge Trial
  9. Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL)
  10. War crimes
  11. Law of Extradition

FIFTH DIVISION

NEWS

MORE INTERNATIONAL LAWS