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XLIV Course on International Law

XLIV Course on International Law

Date: July 31 to August 18, 2017.
Type of course: Face-to-face.
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Welcome to the Department

The Department of International Law fulfills, along with other functions, the following mandates:

Advises the organs, agencies and entities of the OAS,

Promotes the development of international law; and

Acts as official depository of inter-American treaties.

Latest Newsletters

April 11, 2017 - Presentation Of The Guide For The Protection Of Stateless Persons.

April 5, 2017 - The Inter-American Juridical Committee Concludes its 90th Regular Session.

April 3, 2017 - Successful Special Meeting of the Committee on Juridical and Political Affairs on Public Defense and Access to Justice.

March 20, 2017 - Enrollment now open for the XLIV Course on International Law.

March 15, 2017 - Presentation on the Inter-American Program on Access to Public Information.

February 27, 2017 - Improving Access to Credit – A Video Explanation.

February 21, 2017 - XLII Course on International Law available in new publication.

February 16, 2017 - Presentation of Guidelines on Corporate Social Responsibility.

February 13, 2017 - The Department of International Law of the Secretariat for Legal Affairs is pleased to reintroduce our newsletter.

January 24, 2017 - The Commonwealth of the Bahamas deposits instrument of accession to the Convention of Private International Law of 1928.

November 10, 2016 - Inter-American Juridical Committee Approves Ten Principles and Guidelines on Public Defense in the Americas.

November 5, 2016 - Inter-American Juridical Committee Approves Principles for Electronic Warehouse Receipts for Agricultural Products.

 October 31, 2016 - Inter-American Juridical Committee Approves Resolution for the International Protection of Consumers.

 April 13 , 2016 - Scholarships for the XLIII Course on International Law Announced.

February 8, 2016 - Course on International Refugee Law (CJPA, 2016).

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Contact Us

Department of International Law
Secretariat for Legal Affairs (SLA)
Organization of American States
Corner of 19th Street and Constitution Ave., N.W.,
Washington, D.C., 20006, USA
Tel. + 1 202-370-0664
Fax + 1 202.458.3293
E-mail: dil@oas.org