Willem Van Genugten

Willem Van Genugten

Professor of International Public Law European and International Public Law Department, Tilburg Law School, THE NETHERLANDS

Willem Van Genugten is a specialist in International Law, International Criminal Law, International Economic Law, and focus on issues related to Human Rights and Indigenous Peoples.

He is: Member Duth Advisory Council on International Affairs (AIV), since 2002; Editor of Netherlands Yearbook of International Law, since 2005; Chair, NWO Foundation WOTRO Science for Global Development, since 2006; Commentator ICJ Judgements, Hague Justice Portal, since 2006; Member, ILA Committee on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, since 2006; Member, Advisory Board, Hague Justice Portal, since 2008.

His latest publications include "The United Nations of the Future; Globalization with a Human Face" (with Kees Homan,
Nico Schrijver and Paul de Waart, Amsterdam: KIT Publishers, 2006); "The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the Earth Charter; Inspiration for Global Governance" (with Ruud Lubbers and Tineke Lambooy, Deventer: Kluwer, 2008); "Criminal Jurisdiction 100 Years after the 1907 Hague Peace Conference" (editor with Michael P. Scharf and Sasha E. Radin, The Hague: T.M.C. Asser Press / Cambridge University Press, 2009); "Protection of Indigenous Peoples on the African Continent: Concepts, Position Seeking, and the Interaction of Legal Systems”, American Journal of International Law, Jan. 2010, Vol. 104, No 1, p. 29-65.


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