UN Documents for Election of Judges to the International Court of Justice

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
28 February 2018 S/RES/2403 This resolution fixed the date for the election of a judge for the ICJ in the Council and the General Assembly.
19 January 2012 S/RES/2034 This was the resolution setting the date for the election.
2 June 2010 S/RES/1926 This was the resolution fixing the date for the election to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Judge Thomas Buergenthal (US).
Selected Security Council Letters View All
11 November 2014 S/2014/808 This was a letter from Argentina communicating the withdrawal of Susana Ruiz Cerutti (Argentina) as a candidate for election as a judge of the ICJ.
4 August 2014 S/2014/522 This was the curricula vitae of candidates nominated for the ICJ in 2014.
4 August 2014 S/2014/520 This was a memorandum from the Secretary-General setting out the procedure for the ICJ elections.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
24 October 2018 S/PV.8380 Briefing by the President of the International Court of Justice in a private meeting.
22 June 2018 S/PV.8292 This was the meeting at which the Council, independently from but concurrently with the General Assembly, filled the vacancy on the ICJ following the resignation of Judge Hisashi Owada (Japan) as a member of the court and elected Yuji Iwasawa (Japan) until 5 February 2021.
20 November 2017 S/PV.8110 This was the meeting at which the Council elected Dalveer Bhandari (India) to the ICJ after being informed that the UK had withdrawn Christopher Greenwood's nomination.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
11 August 2016 A/71/4 This was the report of the International Court of Justice.
1 August 2013 A/68/4 This was the annual report of the ICJ to the General Assembly.
15 March 2010 A/64/236 This was the request for the inclusion of an additional sub-item in the agenda of the 64th session of the General Assembly.
Selected Other Documents View All
19 February 2018 S/2018/133 This was a note from the Secretary-General to the president of the Security Council concerning a vacancy on the ICJ.
26 July 2011 S/2011/452 This memorandum set out the procedure for ICJ elections.
23 August 2010 S/2010/444 This was the curriculum vitae of the candidate for the 9 September ICJ election.