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  • Speech by His Majesty King Willem-Alexander, 70-th session of the United Nations General Assembly, New York

    Speech by His Majesty King Willem-Alexander, 70-th session of the United Nations General Assembly, New York

    September 29, 2015

    In his address, the King has discussed the significance of the United Nations, and the contribution the Kingdom of the Netherlands has made in the fields of peace, justice and development. He also mentioned the Peace Palace!
    Speech by His Majesty King Willem-Alexander, 70-th session of the United Nations General Assembly, New York

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  • Hague Academy Model United Nations General Assembly Legal Committee

    June 30, 2015

    On Saturday July 18, 2015 the Association of Attendees and Alumni of The Hague Academy of International Law, together with the United Nations Association The Netherlands, organizes a Model United Nations of the United Nations General Assembly Legal Committee. The Model United Nations will take place at the Peace Palace. Only participants of the 2015 Hague Academy Public International Law Summer Courses can register for the MUN at the AAA-desk. The registration will be confirmed after the payment of the registration fee of 20 euros (payment upon registration).

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  • The United Nations, the Evolution of Global Values and International Law

    October 24, 2011

    In this blog post, a new and increasingly popular way to research the work of the United Nations (UN) is introduced. Instead of seeing the international organization as mainly a political organization, the UN is increasingly seen as a “Town Meeting of the World,” i.e. a global debating society, where ideas are discussed and developed […]

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  • International Court of Justice sets date for public hearings on Kosovo independence

    August 3, 2009

    The Hague, 29 July 2009. The International Court of Justice (ICJ) announced that it will hold public hearings starting on 1 December 2009 on the question of Kosovo’s unilateral declaration of independence early last year. The United Nations and individual Member States will be able to present oral statements and comments at the ICJ’s headquarters […]

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