CIGJ Centre Director Hilary Charlesworth appointed to International Court of Justice for Australia's whaling case against Japan

Distinguished Professor Hilary Charlesworth
Distinguished Professor Hilary Charlesworth

The International Court of Justice has accepted Australia’s choice of Professor Hilary Charlesworth AM as a Judge ad hoc in the Whaling Case taken by Australia against Japan. Australia has initiated legal proceedings in the International Court of Justice against Japan challenging its whaling program in the Southern Ocean.

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