Bastid-Burdeau, G. (et al.) (eds.), The 90th Birthday of Boutros Boutros-Ghali: Tribute of the Curatorium to Its President, Leiden, Nijhoff, 2012.

On Friday, January 11, 2013, during a meeting of the Curatorium of the Hague Academy of International Law, its members offered the book to the President, Mr. B. Boutros-Ghali.

Boutros Boutros-Ghali, professor of International Law and International Relations, Cairo University (1949-1979), and a lecturer in international law and relations in a number of universities in different parts of the world, will mark his 90th birthday. The professional life and national and international careers of Boutros Boutros-Ghali, a global public figure and leader, which began at the very period when the United Nations was launched, have been wholly dedicated to his continuing quest for world peace, as is illustrated by his attachment to the Hague Academy of International Law and its Curatorium. He holds a number of decorations and honours, including honorary doctorates.

Boutros Boutros-Ghali , professeur de droit international et de relations internationales, Université du Caire (1949-1979), il a également enseigné le droit international et les relations Internationales dans diverses universités du monde, il a fêté son quatre-vingt-dixième anniversaire. La vie professionnelle ainsi que les carrières nationale et internationale de Boutros Boutros-Ghali, personnalité publique et leader mondial, qui ont débuté au moment même du lancement de lʼOrganisation des Nations Unies, ont été intégralement consacrées à la recherche permanente de la paix pour le monde, quʼillustre son attachement à lʼAcadémie de droit international de La Haye et à son Curatorium. Il a reçu de nombreuses décorations et honneurs, dont des doctorats honoris causa.

Table of contents

Préface de Yves Daudet ;
Geneviève Bastid-Burdeau, Le Conseil de sécurité et les défis de la mondialisation
Bernard Bot, Universalism versus Regionalism
Antônio Augusto Cançado Trindade, Recollections of Some Vitorian and Grotian Moments shared with Boutros Boutros-Ghali
Juan-Antonio Carrillo-Salcedo, Les immunités de juridiction des Etats devant la Cour internationale de Justice. Permanence et regrettable primauté de la souveraineté dans l'arrêt du 3 février 2012
James Crawford, The Term of Office of the United Nations Secretary-General
Yves Daudet, La pérennité des Agendas de Boutros Boutros-Ghali
Florentino P. Feliciano, Random Reflections on the Bar, Corruption and the Practice of Law
Diego P. Fernández Arroyo, Réflexions autour du besoin réciproque entre le droit international privé et le droit international public
Beat Hess, Meeting Legal Challenges in the Energy Industry — A Few Casual Observations
Steven van Hoogstraten, Codex Alimentarius and International Food Law
Maarit Jänterä-Jareborg, Religious Personal Laws, Freedom of Religion, Human Rights and Public Policy in Private International Law
Erik Jayme, Applying the Law of Non-Recognized States in Private International Law
Djamchid Momtaz Créer, Une zone exempte d'armes nucléaires au Moyen-Orient: une mission impossible?
Shinya Murase, Protection of the Atmosphere and International Law-Making
Raymond Ranjeva, Visites de M. Boutros Boutros-Ghali à Madagascar: messages à l'Université et à l'Académie malgaches
Linos-Alexandre Sicilianos, L'impact des droits de l'homme sur le système de sécurité collective des Nations Unies
A. (Teun) V.M. Struycken, Surrogacy, a New Way to Become a Mother? An Issue of Private International Law that May Affect Good Relations among States
Tullio Treves, Non-Governmental Organizations before the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea: The Advisory Opinion of 1 February 2011
Peter D. Trooboff, Personal Jurisdiction and Globalization — Finding Common Ground
Xue Hanqin, In Pursuit of Peace, Development and Democracy

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