19/10/16

A Waitaha Executive Grandmothers Council member attends the United Nations Peace Day address by George Troup former New Zealand ambassador to the Netherlands at the Beehive

On ‘Peace and Justice – The role of the legal institutions of the Hague in international affairs.’

 

The address covered the following topics

 

Prologue: Might is right?

Part 1: Why the Hague?

Part 2: Individual Institutions

a.

Litigation

International Court of Justice (ICJ)

Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA)

PRIME Finance

b.

Penal

International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY)

International Criminal Court (ICC)

Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL)

c.

Track 2 (non-government)

Hague Conference on Private International Law

Hague Academy of International Law

The Hague International Model United Nations