The Hague is the home of numerous international courts and tribunals, including the International Court of Justice, the International Criminal Court, as well as the ad hoc International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia and the newly founded Special Tribunal for Lebanon. The Special Court for Sierra Leone and the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda also make use of facilities available in The Hague. How have these institutions co-operated? Have there perhaps been conflicts of competence? What are the consequences for the development of international (criminal) law of conflict or co-operation between the different courts and tribunals?Articles of up to 10,000 words, as well as essays and casenotes of up to 3,500 words, may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Details here.
Saturday, December 26, 2009
Write On! International tribunals
(Write On! is an occasional item about notable calls for papers.) A bilingual, peer-reviewed journal based in the Netherlands, The Hague Justice Journal – Journal judicaire de La Haye, is seeking contributions for its 4th year of publication, on the subject of "The Relationships between the International Courts and Tribunals: Conflict and Co-operation." The call states: