UCL Faculty of Laws


Online | The Articles on State Responsibility Twenty Years After

09 March 2022, 6:00 pm–7:00 pm

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This event is part of the ILA lecture series and the ILC lecture series at UCL Laws

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Speaker: Prof. Patrícia Galvão Teles (United Nations International Law Commission)
Chair: Dr Danae Azaria (Associate Professor, UCL Faculty of Laws; Director, State Silence project, ERC Starting Grant)

About the lecture

This lecture intends to offer a reflection on the developments occurred two decades after the adoption of the International Law Commission's landmark text on State Responsibility (UNGA Resolution 56/83, 12 December 2001). It will also provide an opportunity to discuss the future of the Articles on Responsibility of States for Internationally Wrongful Acts (ARSIWA)”, just a few months ahead of the next debate within the UNGA Sixth Committee on the topic in the Fall of 2022.

About the speaker

Patrícia Galvão Teles is a member of the United Nations International Law Commission. She is Associate Professor of International Law at the Autonomous University of Lisbon and Co-Director of the eAcademy of International Law at the Centre for International Law of the National University of Singapore. She is also a member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration, Legal Adviser at the Legal Department of the Portuguese Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Vice-President of the Portuguese Society of International Law.

Recording of the event

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