Restoring International Law: Legal, Political and Human Dimensions

 High-Level Expert Group Meeting

19 June 2008

Hotel Atlantic Kempinski, Hamburg, Germany

InterAction Council Members

1.   H. E. Mr. Helmut Schmidt, Honorary Chairman (Former Chancellor of Germany)

2.   H. E. Mr. Malcolm Fraser, Honorary ChairmanFormer Prime Minister of Australia

3.   H. E. Mr. Ingvar Carlsson, Chairman (Former Prime Minister of Sweden)

4.   H. E. Mr. Jean Chrétien (Former Prime Minister of Canada)

5.   H. E. Mr. Olusegun Obasanjo (Former President of Nigeria)

Associate Members

6.   Baroness Jay, Chairperson of the Overseas Development Institute, London (U. K.)

7.   Mr. Seiken Sugiura (Former Justice Minister of Japan)

High-level Experts

8.   Prof. José E. Alvarez, President of American Society of International Law (USA)

9.   Prof. Nisuke Ando, Professor of International Law, Faculty of Law, Doshisha University (Japan)

10.  H. E. Dr. Hans Corell, Ambassador, Former Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and the Legal Counsel of the United Nations (Sweden)

11.  Prof. Dr. John Dugard, Chair in Public Int’l Law of University of Leiden (South Africa)

12.  Prof. Thomas M. Franck, Murry & Ida Pecker Professor of Law Emeritus, New York University of Law (USA, by telephone conference)

13.  Mr. Nagao Hyodo (Former Japanese Ambassador to Belgium)

14.  Prof. Dr. Doris König, Bucerius Law School (Germany)

15.  Dr. Benjamin Bewa-nyog Kunbuor, Lecturer in the Ghana School of Law and Researcher (Ghana)

16.  Prof. Timothy L.H. McCormack, Professor of International Humanitarian Law, University of Melbourne Law School (Australia)

17.  Prof. Brigitte Stern, Professeur à l’Université Paris 1 – Panthéon-Sorbonne (France)

18.  Prof. Dr. H.C. Christian Tomuschat, Professor of Public Law and International & European Law, Humboldt University of Berlin (Germany)