Rhodes Academy Submarine Cables Writing Award

The Rhodes Academy Submarine Cables Writing Award is an annual award sponsored by the International Cable Protection Committee (ICPC) for a deserving paper on the international law of the sea relating to submarine cables. The candidate who produces the best paper will be awarded either (i) Guaranteed Admission and a Scholarship for the 2015 Rhodes Academy of Oceans Law and Policy; or (ii) for Rhodes Academy Graduates, a cash award of GBP 1000. For further information about the Award, please click here.

Upcoming CIL Events

  • 20 January 2015 | CIL Seminar Series
    Law of the Sea and Ocean Governance in the Arctic: Conflict, Cooperation and Challenges
    by Prof David VanderZwaag, Canada Research Chair in Ocean Law and Governance, Dalhousie University More information coming soon
  • 27 January 2015 | CIL Seminar Series
    The Establishment of Entitlement to the Outer Continental Shelf
    by Dr. Bjørn Kunoy, Legal Adviser, Foreign Affairs Department, The Faroe Islands More information coming soon
  • 28 January 2015 | CIL Seminar Series
    The Atlanto-Scandian herring arbitration – A Narrative
    by Dr. Bjørn Kunoy, Legal Adviser, Foreign Affairs Department, The Faroe Islands More information coming soon
  • 4 February 2015 | Distinguished Speaker Series
    Sleepwalking Again: Europe and the End of the Pax Americana 1914-2014
    Prof Joseph Weiler
    More information coming soon
  • 6 March 2015 | CIL Fireside Chat Series
    Resolution of International Commercial Disputes: The Role of Singapore

Upcoming External Events

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CIL News

Visiting Fulbright Fellow
CIL welcomed its first Visiting Fulbright Fellow, Mr Robert Houston, in November 2014. MORE »
CIL Welcomes New Research Fellow
CIL is pleased to announce that Denise Cheong has joined CIL as a Research Fellow. MORE »
Jerome Sayles Hess Prize for Int’l Law
Tara Davenport, former CIL Research Fellow and CIL Global Associate, has been awarded the Jerome Sayles Hess Prize for International Law 2014. MORE »
CIL Welcomes New Research Associate
CIL is pleased to announce that Kristine Dalaker Kraabel has joined CIL as a Research Associate. MORE »
CIL Associate Awarded Scholarship to YaleTara Davenport, former CIL Research Fellow, has been awarded a NUS Scholarship to pursue her JSD at Yale Law School. MORE »
For more CIL News & Highlights, click here.

Research & Publications

CIL’S LATEST PUBLICATION:
The South China Sea Disputes and Law of the Sea
Edited by
Professor S. Jayakumar, Professor Tommy Koh and Professor Robert Beckman
Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd.
This book is available at a 35 per cent discount until 31 March 2015. For more information about the book and how to get the promotion code, click here.
  • Article | By: Youna Lyons
    “Prospects for Satellite Imagery of Insular Features and Surrounding Marine Habitats in the SCS”
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  • Article | By: Youna Lyons
    “The New Offshore Oil & Gas Installation Abandonment Wave and the International Rules on Removal and Dumping”
    MORE ARTICLES »
  • Commentary | By: CIL Director R Beckman
    “Large-Scale Reclamation Projects in the South China Sea: China and International Law” pdf-icon-small PDF
    MORE COMMENTARIES »
  • Commentary | By: CIL Director R Beckman
    “South China Sea: US and China’s different views” pdf-icon-small PDF (Expanded version for electronic edition available here)
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CIL Members’ Activities

International Criminal Law Conference
CIL Research Fellow Ms Ranyta Yusran was invited to participate in the Second Conference on the ‘Historical Origin of International Criminal Law’. MORE »
6th SCS International Conference
CIL Director Beckman, Capt J Ashley Roach and CIL’s Dr Hao Duy Phan participated in the 6th South China Sea International Conference. MORE »
Maritime Security Challenges Conference
CIL’s Dr Zhen Sun was invited to speak at a conference entitled Maritime Non-Traditional Security Challenges in Asia-Pacific. MORE »
Ballast Water Management Workshop
CIL’s Youna Lyons was invited as a speaker to the pre-conference policy discussions on the implementation of the D-2 regulations. MORE »
Offshore Decommissioning Training
CIL Senior Research Fellow Youna Lyons was invited as a speaker to the 6th Annual Offshore Decommissioning Training Workshop. MORE »
For more CIL Members’ Activities, click here.