Nicholas A. Ioannides

About/Bio

Nicholas A. Ioannides holds a PhD in Public International Law from the University of Bristol. In 2017-2018 he was a Nippon Fellow at the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, where he did research on the rights and obligations of states in undelimited maritime areas. At the moment, he teaches Public International Law at the University of Nicosia (Cyprus). He received his LLB from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece) in 2010 and earned an LLM in Public International Law from the University of Bristol in 2012, while he was called to the bar in Cyprus in 2011.

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The China-Japan and Venezuela-Guyana Maritime Disputes: how the law on undelimited maritime areas addresses unilateral hydrocarbon activities

In December 2018, two incidents brought to the fore the importance of the rules addressing activities in undelimited maritime areas.  The first incident occurred between China and Japan in the East China Sea, and the second took place between Venezuela and Guyana in the Atlantic Ocean. Whereas the establishment of maritime boundaries is the optimum choice when it…

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