LI01 – Public International law

Course lecturer :

Ass. Prof/ Walid Fahmy

Course assistant :

Mis Hager Mahmoud

Course objectives :

Public international law concerns the structure and conduct of sovereign states; analogous entities, such as the Holy See; and intergovernmental organizations. To a lesser degree, international law also may affect multinational corporations and individuals, an impact increasingly evolving beyond domestic legal interpretation and enforcement. Public international law has increased in use and importance vastly over the twentieth century, due to the increase in global trade, environmental deterioration on a worldwide scale, awareness of human rights violations, rapid and vast increases in international transportation and a boom in global communications

Course description :

The field of study combines two main branches: the law of nations (jus gentium) and international agreements and conventions (jus inter gentes).

Course assessment :

20 point course work 20 point mid term exam 60 point final exam

Recommended text books :

Dr Ibrahim Khalifa, Public Intrnational law, Dar el matbouaat, 2018

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