Monday, February 15, 2010

New Volume: South African Yearbook of International Law

The latest volume of the South African Yearbook of International Law (Vol. 33, 2008) is out. Contents include:
  • Denise Prévost, Private sector food-safety standards and the SPS Agreement: Challenges and possibilities
  • Anna Kirk, Corporations and human rights: Two key developments
  • Lorenzo Cotula, International law and negotiating power in foreign investment projects: Comparing property rights protection under human rights and investment law in Africa
  • Werner Scholtz, Different countries, one environment: A critical Southern discourse on the common but differentiated responsibilities principle
  • JGS de Wet, Highlights from the Office of the Chief State Law Adviser (International Law)
  • Gerrit Ferreira & Αnél Ferreira-Snyman, The constitutionalisation of public international law and the creation of an international rule of law: Taking stock
  • Dire Tladi, South African lawyers, values and new vision of international law: The road to perdition is paved with the pursuit of laudable goals
  • Michele Olivier & Furami Abioye, International environmental law: Assessing compliance and enforcement under South African and international law
  • Μax du Plessis & Shannon Bosch, 'Casting Lead' and breaking rules: Some reflections on the legality of Israel's recent attacks on Gaza