International Court of Justice

Founding Year: 1946

Staff: 116

Budget: $ 28.14 m (2020)

Abdulqawi Yusuf (President)

Is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations. Known for settling disputes between states according to international law, it also gives advice on international legal issues. Moreover, ICJ is “the only international court that adjudicates general disputes between countries, with its rulings and opinions serving as primary sources of international law.”



International Court of Justice contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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