Marko Svicevic

About/Bio

Marko is currently a research associate at the South African Research Chairs Initiative in International Law at the University of Johannesburg (under chair Professor Hennie Strydom). He holds a BA(Law) and LLB from the University of Pretoria (UP). He also completed his LLD at UP in UN Security Council practice of the use of force under the supervision of Professor Erika de Wet.

Recently Published

COVID-19 as a Threat to International Peace and Security: What place for the UN Security Council?

  The rapid spread of COVID-19 and actions to contain the virus have understandably drawn parallels with previous outbreaks, in particular that of Ebola in West Africa in 2014 and of the outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) in 2003 which also arose in China but affected Hong Kong more severely. While the SARS outbreak…

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