Essays in Honour of Henry G. Schermers, Volume 1 Towards More Effective Supervision by International Organizations

Essays in Honour of Henry G. Schermers, Volume 1 Towards More Effective Supervision by International Organizations

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This volume is a collection of essays dealing primarily with supervision by international organizations of, on the one hand, state behaviour and, on the other, the conduct of the organizations themselves. The first is termed external supervision, the second internal supervision. An extensive range of international organizations is covered, among them the ILO, the IMF, GATT and the United Nations.
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  • Hardback | 372 pages
  • 157.48 x 246.38 x 27.94mm | 771.1g
  • Dordrecht, Netherlands
  • English
  • 1994 ed.
  • 0792331591
  • 9780792331599
  • 2,327,636

Table of contents

Towards More Effective Supervision -- a General Introduction; N. Blokker, S. Muller.
Introduction: On the Efficacy of International Organizations: Some Variations on an Inexhaustible Theme.; M. Bedjaoui.
Peace-Keeping or Peace-Making? K. Zemanek.
The UN System at a Crossroads: Peoples' Centre or Big Brothers' Small Club; P.J.I.M. de Waart.
The Use of Consultations for Monitoring Compliance with Agreements concluded under the Auspices of International Organizations; L.B. Sohn.
The Development of Supervisory Mechanisms within the CSCE Framework; E. Suy.
Reflections on the Proposals for the Establishment of a Pan-African Mechanism for the Prevention and Settlement of Conflicts; R. Ranjeva.
Once More about the ILO System of Supervision: In What Respect is it still a Model? N. Valticos.
The European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Comes of Age; A. Cassese.
The IMF invents New Penalties; J. Gold.
The Legal Meaning of a GATT Dispute Settlement Report: Some Reflections; J.H. Jackson.
Settlement of International Environmental Disputes in GATT and the EC -- Comparative Legal Aspects; E.-U. Petersmann.
Reflections on the Provision of the Act of Mannheim Enshrining the Right of Complaint to the Central Commission for the Navigation of the Rhine; A. Bos.
Two Tribunals and One Court -- Some Current Problems of International Staff Administration in the Jurisdiction of the ILO and UN Administrative Tribunals and the International Court of Justice; P. Pescatore.
Supervision by Administrative Tribunals of Legislative Acts of International Organizations in Relations with their Staff; C.F. Amerasinghe.
Failure of Controls in the Sixth International Tin Agreement; I. Seidl-Hohenveldern.
Towards More Effective Supervision by International Organizations -- Some Concluding Observations; N. Blokker, S. Muller.
Biography of Henry G. Schermers.
Bibliography of Henry G. Schermers.
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