Mohamed Helal

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Special Rapporteur of the African Union on the Application of International Law in Cyberspace and Member of the AU Commission on International Law; Associate Professor of Law, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law; Member, Permanent Court of Arbitration.

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The Common African Position on the Application of International Law in Cyberspace: Reflections on a Collaborative Lawmaking Process

On January 29, 2024, the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC) unanimously adopted Communiqué 1196 (2024) pursuant to which it adopted the Common African Position on the Application of International Law to the Use of Information and Communication Technologies in the Cyberspace. The Common African Position (CAP) and all four Communiqués that the PSC adopted on this…

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