International Symposium: Accountability and Power in the Law of International Organizations

Tohoku University's Centre for International Law and Policy (CILP) is organizing a two-day symposium in Tokyo that delves into accountability and power in international organizations. Teikyo University's Faculty of Law is co-sponsoring this international event.

Professor Jan Klabbers, a leading expert in international law based at the University of Helsinki, will deliver a presentation entitled "Locked in Their Own Universe: The Accountability of International Organizations Toward Third Parties." Other prominent scholars of international law will also be in attendance to discuss issues concerning international organizations, along with CILP Director Toshiya Ueki (Executive Vice President of Tohoku University), and specially appointed Associate Professor Norihito Samata.

A full list of speakers can be found here. The event can be attended either online or in-person.

Tohoku University's CILP was launched this year with the aim of promoting a better understanding and dissemination of international law, as well as assisting in the development of policy proposals.

Date: November 4-5, 2023
Time: November 4: 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. November 5: 9 a.m. - 5:40 p.m.
Venue: Kasumigaseki Campus, Teikyo University (9th Floor, Hirakawacho Mori Tower, 2-16-1, Hirakawacho, Chiyoda ku Tokyo, 102-0093
Language: English


Attending in person

Registration form
Deadline: 5 p.m. (JST) Novemeber 1, 2023

Attending online

Registration form
Deadline: 5 p.m. (JST) November 1, 2023


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