‘Arising within the Scope of [Its] Activities’
(1,602 words)

paragraph 245 in volume 2, chapter 15, Advisory Jurisdiction

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The first examination of the phrase ‘arising within the scope of [its] activities’ in Article 96, paragraph 2, of the Charter occurred in the Privileges and Immunities Convention advisory opinion as regards activities of a subsidiary organ of the United Nations. This was followed shortly afterwards by the Legality of the Use by a State of Nuclear Weapons in Armed Conflict advisory opinion as regards a specialized agency.1 In the first of those cases, ECOSOC adopted the decision to make the req…

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Malcolm N. Shaw, “‘Arising within the Scope of [Its] Activities’”, in: Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015. Consulted online on 18 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-5992_rose_COM_0245>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20161001

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