All posts by Joshua Brien

Guyana Institutes ICJ Proceedings against Venezuela over Disputed Boundary

On 29 March 2018, the Co-Operative Republic of Guyana (‘Guyana’) instituted proceedings before the International Court of Justice (‘ICJ’) against the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (‘Venezuela’) in respect of the long-running boundary dispute between the two States.[1] The origins of the dispute date back well over a century to the […]

ITLOS Delivers Judgment in West African Maritime Boundary Dispute

On 23 September 2017, a Special Chamber of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (the ‘Tribunal’) delivered its Judgment in the Dispute Concerning Delimitation of the Maritime Boundary between Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire in the Atlantic Ocean.[1] The case concerned the interpretation of provisions of the 1982 […]