Law of international organizations (2022/2023)

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Learning outcomes

The course focuses on the study of the main international organizations, with a focus on the System of United Nations, which includes the UN, its specialized agencies (in particular, UNESCO), the treaty bodies and the universal procedures, the European Union, the International Criminal Court and other international and internationalized criminal tribunals.
The course is built along the lines of the main legal issues concerning the law of international organizations and aims to the deep understanding of the notions of international personality, immunities from the jurisdiction of national courts, membership and withdrawn, normative powers and standard-setting, international responsibility, external relations and the powers of international organizations to directly address individuals and companies.