Law of Treaties / State Responsibility / Territorial and Maritime Disputes / Theory and History of Public International Law
Giovanni Distefano has been Professor of International Law at the University of Neuchatel since 2009. His areas of research and expertise include public international law, the law of treaties, state responsibility and use of force.
From 2002 to 2004, he taught at the University of Geneva’s Department of Public International Law and International Organization and was Assistant Professor at the University of Lausanne Public Law Institute. Giovanni Distefano has also worked for the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, UNICEF, the International Law Institute, Italian Society of International Law, Université Libre de Bruxelles, the Australian National University, the Universities of Verona and Catane, and the University of the United Arab Emirates.
UN Photo/Eskinder DebebeExecutive Master - Course
The course addresses two main questions: what are the sources from which public international law rules stem and who/what are the legal persons of the international legal system?
UN Photo/Mark GartenExecutive Master - Course
This course provides an introduction to the regime of sanctions under international law and their effectiveness in addressing contemporary forms of conflict.
UN Photo/Manuel EliasShort Course
This short course provides an introduction to the regime of sanctions under international law and their effectiveness in addressing contemporary forms of conflict. It addresses the questions related to state responsibility, the pacific settlement of international disputes and the role of the International Court of Justice.
UN PhotoShort Course
This short course looks at the sources from which public international law rules stem and at the entities that are empowered with the capacity of law-making in the international legal order. It aims at enabling participants to develop a global perception of the international normative system.
UN PhotoShort Course
This short course focuses on the role of public international law in international relations and on international legal persons.
Giovanni Distefano, Gloria Gaggioli, Aymeric Hêche