[International Institutions]- International Criminal Court -ICC

What is International Criminal Court ? The International Criminal Court (ICC or ICCt) is an intergovernmental organization and international tribunal that sits in The Hague, Netherlands. The ICC has jurisdiction to prosecute individuals for the international crimes of genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes, and the crime of aggression.…

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[International Institutions] ASEAN-Association of Southeast Asian Nations

ASEAN-Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-Important Institutions UPSC What is ASEAN? The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is a regional intergovernmental organization comprising ten countries in Southeast Asia, which promotes inter-governmental cooperation and…

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TIR Convention

The Customs Convention on International Transport of Goods under cover of TIR Carnets, 1975 (TIR Convention), is an international transit system under the auspices of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe…

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UN members adopt Global Compact on Refugees

U.N. members adopt Global Compact on Refugees An overwhelming majority of the U.N. member states voted in favour of the Global Compact on Refugees, affirming international solidarity and cooperation for…

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