Registration is now open for the debate competitions THIULDT 2023 and Concours 2023
We look forward to welcoming you all to the 2023 editions!
*Please refer to the individual rulebooks of the competitions for further details on registration deadlines and registration process.
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INTRODUCTION In a bid to ensure the protection of official correspondence, the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations (VCDR) provides for the inviolability of the diplomatic bag. A diplomatic bag is a properly identified pouch, box or package used to convey confidential documents between a government and its missions abroad. The inviolable status conferred on the … Continue reading A PEEP AT PANDORA’S BOX: RECONSIDERING THE STATUS OF THE DIPLOMATIC BAG UNDER INTERNATIONAL LAW
Singapore to Repeal Legal Ban Against Homosexual Intercourse: Will LGBTQ+ Citizens Feel Actual Benefits?
In a speech at Singapore’s annual National Rally day on Sunday, August 21, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced that the nation would decriminalize sex between men, setting the stage to repeal a long-standing law originally passed in 1938. This anticipated shift in policy begs the question: What will the actual legal, cultural, and … Continue reading Singapore to Repeal Legal Ban Against Homosexual Intercourse: Will LGBTQ+ Citizens Feel Actual Benefits?
Twelve years after Wikileaks published classified documents from the U.S. army and the U.S. State Department, Julian Assange is about to know whether he will be extradited and have to face trial in the United States for conspiracy and computer fraud. After the British High Court ruled in favour of his extradition, the case has … Continue reading Wikileaks revelations: Julian Assange on the edge of extradition
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Our goal is to facilitate connections for young as well as established talents, whilst promoting the interaction between individuals, companies and organisations from varying sectors and regions.
Our projects centre around networking opportunities and the growth of skills and knowledge. We provide virtual skills workshops and lectures, whilst also creating a unique platform that promotes an innovative approach to academic discussion and publishing on policies and legislation.
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- The Hague Inter-University Law Debate Tournament (English-speaking competition)
- Concours Inter-Universitaire de Debat de La Haye (Competition en Francais)
- The Hague International & The Hague International Law Review
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