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The FAO Law Lecture 2023

online event 31/10/2023 31/10/2023

We are pleased to invite you to the upcoming FAO Law Lecture 2023 to be held on 31 October 2023 at 14:00 (CET). Register now!

As part of the side events of this year's #WorldFoodDay, the Lecture will focus on Public International Law perspectives related to the 2023 theme: Water is life, water is food. Leave no one behind.

We are honoured to welcome, as the 2023 Lecturer, Her Excellency Ms María Teresa Infante Caffi, Judge at the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, Member of the Institut de Droit International, Professor of International Law at the University of Chile and of the Diplomatic Academy of Chile, former Permanent Representative of Chile to the OPCW and Ambassador to the Kingdom of the Netherlands, President of the Latin American Society of International Law.

The annual FAO Law Lecture is an opportunity to hear a prominent Jurist exploring, from their own perspective and in the context of the World Food Day theme, the contribution of FAO to Public International Law, as well as aspects of International Law relevant to the Organization’s mandate and its status as an organization of the United Nations system.

Interpretation will be available in English, French, and Spanish.