African Association
of International Law


Association Africaine
de Droit International

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“Do you know of any suitably qualified African lawyers?”

“Do you know of any suitably qualified African lawyers?”

Having worked in various international organizations, I am asked this question with worrying frequency. Our continent is blessed with incredible talent, some of our universities have exceptional academic traditions, and we have produced lawyers who have made...

Scholarship Fund for Young African Scholars

Participation of Young African Scholars at the Biennial Conference ILA, Johannesburg, 7-11 August 2016. Made possible by the Alumni Fund of Tilburg University School of Law, the Netherlands' Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The North-West University, Potchefstroom Campus,...

Call for Papers – AAIL Conference

The African Association of International Law (AAIL) is pleased to announce its 29-31 August 2015 conference entitled: International Economic Law and Development in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities. Call for papers

Young African Leadership Program

The Young African Leadership program is currently seeking applications for young African leaders (any discipline) who may be interested in the program. Deadline: 27 January 2014

Course on African Human Rights System, 4-29 November 2013

The aim of the course is to provide a detailed introduction to the African human rights system, the workings of the African Commission and the African Court. It will take a practical approach, providing students with the opportunity to examine State reports submitted...