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Andrés Rigo Sureda - International Law Aspects of the World Bank (Part I)
11 Apr 2008 -  Mr. Andrés Rigo Sureda, Former Acting Vice President and General Counsel, World Bank

"International Law Aspects of the World Bank and its Operations, Part I"
The lecture considers issues specific to the World Bank as an international organization (i.e. interpretation of constitutive instrument, State succession, relationship with UN). It also discuses issues related to the World Bank’s operations (i.e. applicable law, projects on international waterways, or in disputed areas, human rights and accountability).