Fonction(s) actuelle(s)

Juge, Cour internationale de Justice


Abdulqawi A. Yusuf is a Judge of the International Court of Justice, The Hague, The Netherlands and Vice-President of the Court since February 2015. He is a member of the Institut de Droit International, a member of the panel of arbitrators of ICSID, and a member of the Governing Board of ICCA. He is the founding Chairman of the African Institute of International Law (AIIL), Arusha, Tanzania, founder and General Editor of the African Yearbook of International Law. He is the author of numerous publications on various aspects of international law. He holds a Ph.D. in international Law, IUHEI, Geneva.

Publications sélectionnées

Panafricanisme et droit international, Académie de droit international de La Haye, hors collection, 2017

Intellectual Property and International Trade:  The Trips Agreement (ed. with C. Correa), 3rd Edition (Kluwer Law International, 2016)

African Yearbook of International Law, (Founder and General Editor), (Vols. 1-21), 1993-2016, Kluwer Law International and Nijhoff Publishers (London, The Hague, Boston)

Pan-Africanism and International Law, Brill, Nijhoff, 2014

L’Union africaine: cadre juridique et institutionnel. Manuel sur l’organisation panafricaine (ed. with F. Ouguergouz), Paris:  Pedone, 2013

The African Union:  Legal and Institutional Framework.  A Manual on the Pan-African Organization (ed. with F. Ouguergouz), Leiden: Nijhoff, 2012

Standard setting in UNESCO/L’action normative à l’UNESCO (ed.), Paris: UNESCO Publishing and Leiden: Nijhoff, 2007

Intellectual Property and International Trade:  the TRIPS Agreement (ed. with C. Correa), The Hague: Kluwer Law International, 1st edition, 1998, 2nd edition, 2007

International Technology Transfer:  The Origins and Aftermath of the United Nations Negotiations on a Draft Code of Conduct  (ed. with S.J. Patel and P. Roffe), The Hague: Kluwer Law International, 2001

Legal Aspects of Trade Preferences for Developing States:  A study in the Influence of Development Needs on the Evolution of International Law, The Hague:  Nijhoff Publishers, 1982

Site web
Register to the newsletter