• Could Trump and Kim agree to a Peace Treaty ending the Korean War?

    News and events - June 14, 2018

    Please, check our Library special ‘A World Free of Nuclear Weapons’ for international law publications on nuclear disarmament.

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  • Hague Academy Programmes

    News and events - May 1, 2018

    Starting May 1st, it will be possible to register online for the External Programme and the Advanced Course on International Criminal Law. Both programmes will take place in November 2018.

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  • Andrew Carnegie’s Legacy: 100 Years Later and into the Next Century

    News and events - April 27, 2018

    As the centennial of the death of Andrew Carnegie approaches in 2019, the institutions he founded are organizing a series of programs to celebrate Carnegie’s legacy and address the national and international challenges ahead. Carnegie institutions in New York, Washington, Pittsburgh, California, and Europe will sponsor events over the next 18 months to commemorate Andrew Carnegie’s lasting achievements in peace, education, the arts, science, culture, and philanthropy.

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  • Friday 27 April 2016 ‘Koningsdag’, Library Closed

    News and events - April 25, 2018

    Dear Library Users, the Library will be closed on Friday April 27th ‘Koningsdag’ (King’s Day, the national day in The Netherlands). With regards, the PPL Staff

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  • The Theory of Democratic Integration, Jaap Hoeksma

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  • World War I Selective Bibliography


    Reference works Becker, J.-J., La Première Guerre mondiale, Paris, Belin, 2003. Cochet, F. et R. Porte (dir.), Dictionnaire de la Grande Guerre 1914-1918, Paris, Robert Laffont, 2008. Ham, P., 1914: The Year the World Ended, London; Toronto; Sydney; Auckland; Johannesburg, Doubleday, 2013. Hirschfeld, G., G. Krumeich and I. Renz (eds.), Brill’s Encyclopedia of the First World […]

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  • Library Closing Days

    News and events - March 27, 2018

    Dear Library Users, the Library will be closed on Friday, March 30, 2018 (Good Friday) and on Monday, April 2, 2018 (Easter Monday). With regards, the Peace Palace Library Staff
    Library Closing Days

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  • Legal Databases on Investment Arbitration

    News and events - March 27, 2018

    Please, check our legal databases on Investment Arbitration: Investment Arbitration Reporter, Investment Claims, Investor-State LawGuide (ISLG) and Oxford Reports: International investment claims. Our research guides Foreign Direct Investment and International Arbitration will add more information on the basic legal materials available in the Peace Palace Library, both in print and electronic format.

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  • Impact Summit Europe, 20-21 March 2018

    News and events - March 20, 2018

    The Impact Summit Europe is an investor- and invitation-only conference that aims to catalyse private institutional capital to support the financing of the SDGs and the mainstreaming of impact and sustainable development investing. Impact Summit Europe will be held on 20 and 21 March 2018 at the Peace Palace in the Hague, The Netherlands.

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  • 8th World Water Forum, Brasilia, March 18-23, 2018

    News and events - March 16, 2018

    The World Water Forum is the world’s biggest water-related event and is organized by the World Water Council (WWC), an international organization that brings together all those interested in the theme of water. Its mission is “to promote awareness, build political commitment and trigger action on critical water issues at all levels, to facilitate the efficient conservation, protection, development, planning, management and use of water in all its dimensions on an environmentally sustainable basis for the benefit of all life on Earth”.

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