Tuesday, May 30, 2017

New Volume: South African Yearbook of International Law

The latest volume of the South African Yearbook of International Law (Vol. 39, 2014) is out. Contents include:
  • Articles
    • C. Kentaro & W. Scholtz, Armed Conflict and the Environment: Perspectives from African Union Law
    • GM Ferreira & MP Ferreira-Snyman, The use of citizenship and nationality as instruments of control
    • IR Pavone, The human security dimensions of Ebola and the role of the UN Security Council in fighting health pandemics: Some reflections on resolution 2177/2014
    • A Berkes, International responsibility of armed opposition groups
  • Judicial decisions
    • P Vrancken & SY Ntola, Land sovereignty and the Law of the Sea Convention: Chagos Marine Protected Area Arbitration (Republic of Mauritius v United Kingdom)
    • D Tladi & M Bradley, National Commissioner of the South African Police Service v Southern African Human Rights Litigation Centre and another 2015 (1) SA 315 (CC)
  • Feature on Boko Haram
    • Boko Haram and international law: Mapping the legal terrain for responding to insurgencies and armed conflicts in Africa
    • M Addaney, Tackling the Boko Haram insurgency: Causes, challenges and responses
    • A Agbor, Assessing the legality of Cameroon’s responses to Boko Haram attacks on Cameroonian territory