Procedure at International Conferences: A Study of the Rules of Procedure at the UN and at Inter-governmental Conferences / Edition 2

Procedure at International Conferences: A Study of the Rules of Procedure at the UN and at Inter-governmental Conferences / Edition 2

by Robbie Sabel
     
 

Examines the rules of procedure for the conduct of business at international conferences and assemblies of inter-governmental organisations.See more details below

Overview

Examines the rules of procedure for the conduct of business at international conferences and assemblies of inter-governmental organisations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521837125
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/31/2006
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
496
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.22(d)

Meet the Author

Robbie Sabel is the former Legal Adviser and Deputy Director General of the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He is a Visiting Professor of International Law at the Hebrew University Jerusalem and at Tel-Aviv University.

Table of Contents

Preface to the second edition; Abbreviations and conference references; Introduction; 1. Historical development of rules of procedure of conferences and attempts to establish model rules; 2. Adoption of rules of procedure; 3. Rules of procedure and international law; 4. Invitations, participation and credentials; 5. Presiding officer and other officers of the conference; 6. Meetings; 7. Statements by delegations; 8. Submission of proposals; 9. Adjournment and closure of debate; 10. Amendments; 11. Withdrawal and reconsideration of motions and proposals; 12. Procedural motions and points of order; 14. Decision taking and method of voting; 15. Majority required; 16. Consensus; 17. Separate votes; 18. Conduct of voting: interruption of voting and correction of vote; 19. Languages records and documents; 20. Committees; 21. Suspension and amendment of rules of procedure; Bibliography.

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