Salvatore Zappalà

Salvatore Zappalà

Professor of International Law at the University of Catania School of Law

Areas of expertise

International Human Rights Law  /  International Criminal Law  /  Public International Law  /  International Criminal Procedure  /  United Nations Law

Salvatore Zappalà is Professor of international law at the University of Catania School of Law and Editor in chief of the Journal of international criminal justice since 2011 and Co-Editor of the series Oxford monographs in international humanitarian and criminal law since 2012.

He is a former Legal Advisor to the Permanent Mission of Italy to the United Nations (UN) in New York and has worked at the International Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY), as well as at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies of the European University Institute.

Salvatore Zappalà has previously taught in Florence and Pisa, as well as at the Naval Academy in Livorno.

Taught Courses

On 4-6 December 2019, the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) is holding a hearing in open court to receive oral arguments in the appeals of victims and of the Prosecutor against Pre-Trial Chamber II's LLM - Course

International Criminal Justice: Procedural Law

This course will focus on the procedural aspects of international criminal justice, discussing the main procedural models, victims and other potential actors, as well as briefly touch upon issues pertaining to the law of evidence.

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Publications

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Conflict Related Hunger, ‘Starvation Crimes’ and UN Security Council Resolution 2417

September 2019

Salvatore Zappalà

Journal of International Criminal Justice, Volume 17, Issue 4

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International Criminal Law and UN Treaties

June 2019

Salvatore Zappalà

in Chestermann, Malone and Villalpando (eds), The Oxford Handbook of United Nations Treaties, Oxford University Press

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International Criminal Procedure

March 2013

Salvatore Zappalà, Göran Sluiter, Håkan Friman, Suzannah Linton, Sergey Vasiliev

Oxford University Press

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Human Rights in International Criminal Proceedings

January 2005

Salvatore Zappalà

Oxford University Press

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