International Court of Justice

Pacific Island Countries Make Historic Submissions to the International Court of Justice Climate Change Advisory Opinion

Pacific Island Countries Make Historic Submissions to the International Court of Justice Climate Change Advisory Opinion

March marks a major moment for the Pacific. After nearly a year since the General Assembly adopted a landmark resolution requesting an advisory opinion from the International Court of Justice...
South Africa vs Israel

South Africa vs Israel

The essence of the crime of genocide is in its combination of intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial or religious group” and actions taken...
Ukraine v Russian Federation – ICJ Continues to Struggle with the Grounds of Racial Discrimination

Ukraine v Russian Federation – ICJ Continues to Struggle with the Grounds of Racial Discrimination

On 31 January 2024, the International Court of Justice announced its decision in Ukraine v Russian Federation concerning the application of the International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing...
The International Court of Justice’s Order in South Africa v Israel

The International Court of Justice’s Order in South Africa v Israel

This blog considers the case before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) between South Africa and Israel. It summarises the court’s order, before looking ahead to the impact of the...

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