Entries by Valentina Germani

United Nations – Nippon Foundation Fellows (2016) – week 6 activities

United Nations – Nippon Foundation Fellows (2016) – week 6 activities The sixth week of the fellowship programme started with the presentation on Delimitation of Maritime Boundaries. The presentation was conducted by both Mr Vladimir Jares (Deputy Director of DOALOS) and Mr Shawn Stanley (GIS Officer). In addition to the Nippon fellows, representatives of Asia […]

United Nations – Nippon Foundation Fellows (2016) – week 4 activities

Following the activities in the previous week, which involved Fellows observation on the development of an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction (Prepcom), this week the Fellows engaged in a practical group […]

United Nations -Nippon Foundation Fellows (2016) – week 2 activities

Second Week Report (28 March-1 April 2016) On 28 March 2016, the Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) on ABNJ commenced. The UNNF Fellows, who continued to participate in the Regional Leaders training, were invited to observe the negotiations. This PrepCom has the mandate under General Assembly Resolution A/RES/69/292, of 19 June 2015, to develop an international legally […]