Dr. C/qawi Ahmed Yuusuf waa Soomaali ayaa oo Bishii Novembar 2017 mar kale muddo 9 sano ah dib loogu doortay inuu ka mid ahaado Maxkamadda cadaaladda Adduunka ee fadhigeedu yahay magaalada Hague ee dalka Holland ayaa maanta 6-da Febraayo 2018 loo doortay guddoomiyaha Maxkamadda cadaaladda Adduunka.

Dr. C/qawi Ahmed ayaa ka mid ahaa  5 Garsoore oo ka mida Maxkamadda Caalamiga oo mar kale dib loogu doortay codeyn ka dhacday xaruntaQ/Midoobay Nov. 2017, isagoo markaas ahaa guddoomiye ku xigeenka Maxkamaddaasi.

Waxaan dib u eegeynaa taariikh nololeedkiisa

Dr. C/qawi Ahmed Yuusuf waa 69 sano jir ku dhashay degmada Eyl ee Gobolka Nugaal, wuxuu barre dhinaca sharciga ah ka ahaa jaamacadii Umadda ee magaalada Muqdisho, kadibna wuxuu macalin ka noqday Jaamacadda Geneva.

Dr. C/qawi wuxuu la-taliye sharci u noqday hay’adaha Qaramada Midoobay qaarkood sida UNESCO, UNIDO iyo UNCTAD.

Judge Abdulqawi Ahmed Yusuf (Somalia) Vice-President, International Court of Justice

HOOS KA AKHRISO TAARIIKH NOLOEEDKIISA OO DHAMEYSTIRAN

I. Education
Docteur ès sciences politiques (International Law), Graduate Institute of
International Studies, University of Geneva (1980).

Laurea di Dottore in Giurisprudenza (Dr. Juris), Faculty of Law, Somali National
University (1973).

Certificate, Centre for Studies and Research in International Law, Hague Academy
of International Law (1974).

ost-Graduate studies in International Law and Relations, University of Florence,
Italy (1976-1977).

II.Honorary Degrees: – Doctorate of Laws, University College London, UK
– Doctor of Law (Honoris Causa), KIIT University, India

III. Judicial and arbitral work
Vice-President, International Court of Justice (since 6 February 2015)
Judge, International Court of Justice (since 6 February 2009).
Judge ad hoc, International Court of Justice, case concerning Certain Questions of Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters (Djibouti v. France) (2007-2008).
President of ad hoc arbitral tribunals (ICSID and PCA) and President/Member of a number of ICSID Annulment Committees.

IV. Experience in intergovernmental institutions
UNESCO: – Legal Adviser and Director of the Office of International Standards
and Legal Affairs (March 2001-January 2009).
UNIDO: – Legal Adviser and Director of the Legal Service (August 1994-March 1998).
– Assistant Director-General and Special Adviser on African Affairs (March 1998-February 2001).
UNCTAD: – Head, Legal Policies Section, Trade & Technology Programme, Geneva (July 1988-June 1992).
– Representative and Head, New York Office of UNCTAD (July 1992-July 1994). Senior Liaison Officer, United Nations Programme of Action for the Least Developed Countries, New York (1992-1994).

V. Experience in multilateral negotiations (as Government representative)
Somali representative to the Third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea (1975-1981). Somali delegate to the Afro-Asian Legal Consultative Committee (1975 and 1976). Member, Somali delegation to the Organisation of African Unity Summit
conferences (1974).

VI. Adviser to multilateral negotiations and organs (as international official)
Expert Adviser, UNCTAD negotiations on a Draft International Code of Conduct on the Transfer of Technology (1982-1985). Expert Adviser at the United Nations negotiations on a Convention on Biological Diversity (1990-1991). Expert Adviser and UNCTAD Representative at the GATT Uruguay Round Trade Negotiations on TRIPS
(1989-1991). Legal Adviser to the Industrial Development Board and General Conference
of UNIDO (1994-1998). Legal Adviser to the International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (Trieste, Italy) (1994-1997). Legal Adviser to the Executive Board and General Conference of UNESCO (2001-2009). Legal Adviser to the UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Committee and to the World Heritage Committee (2001-2009). Legal Adviser to UNESCO negotiations on the following conventions: Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage, Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage, International Convention against Doping in Sport, Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expression (2001-2006).

VII. Academic Teaching experience
Lecturer, International Law, Faculty of Law, Somali National University (1974-1980) and Chairman, Public Law Department (1976-1978). Assistant Professor, Faculté de Droit, Université de Genève (1981-1983). Visiting Lecturer on Public International Law at universities and academic institutions including: University of Siena, Italy; Institut universitaire d’études du développement, Geneva (Switzerland); University of Florence (Italy); University of Milan-Bocconi (Italy); International Development Law Institute, Rome (Italy); University of Turin (Italy); UNITAR Fellowship Programme in International Law, the Hague Academy of International Law (Netherlands); Thessaloniki Institute of Public International Law and International Relations, 2004; The Hague Academy of International Law, 2012; United Nations Regional Courses in International Law, 2011-2016; International Law Seminar for Arab States, 2015. VIII. Other academic and professional activities

Founder and General Editor, African Yearbook of International Law/Annuaire Africain de droit international (Vols. I-XX issued from 1993 to 2014). Founder, African Institute of International Law, Arusha, Tanzania. Chairman, Executive Committee, African Foundation for International Law.

IX. Professional affiliation
Member, Institute of International Law (Institut de droit international), Geneva;
Member of the ICCA Governing Board; Membre du Conseil de la Société française pour  le droit international; Membre du Comité de rédaction, Annuaire Français de droit international; Fellow, The World Academy of Art and Science; Member of the Advisory
Council of The Hague Institute for Global Justice; Member of the Advisory Board of the Hague Peace and Justice Project; Founding Member, African Association of International Law; Member of the Board of Trustees of the PCA Financial Assistance Fund; Member of the Board of Trustees of the Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration; Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Asian Yearbook of International Law. Barrister, Supreme Court of Somalia, since 1974.