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The Use of the Term 'Genocide' by Politicians
In this advisory report the CAVV and the External Adviser on Public International Law (EVA) discuss the scope for and the ...
Responsibility of International Organisations
This advisory report discusses the relationship between immunity and (individual) legal protection in regard to international ...
Autonomous Weapon Systems: The Need for Meaningful Human Control
In this report the CAVV and the Advisory Council on International Affairs (AIV) argue that the use of autonomous weapons must ...
This report explores the international legal framework governing access and facilitation of humanitarian assistance during ...
European Union External Action and International Law
A key question in the request for advice was ‘What frameworks does international law provide for international action by the EU ...
Government response to Armed Drones
This advisory report examines the international legal aspects of armed drone attacks. The CAVV was asked to advise on the ...
Government response to Cyber Warfare
In this advisory report the CAVV and the Advisory Council on International Affairs (AIV) conclude that serious cyberattacks could ...
UNESCO-Convention on the Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage
This advisory report examines how the UNESCO Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage relates to the ...