A sad day for international law - H.E Judge Thomas A. Mensah passes away.
It is with great sadness that we heard of the passing away of one of BIICL's longest serving Advisory Council members, a world-leading scholar in the Law of the Sea, former judge ad hoc at the ICJ, former President of ITLOS and diplomate extraordinaire, His Excellency, Judge Thomas A. Mensah. A wonderful and influential person who will live on in the hearts of everyone here at BIICL.
ITLOS press release concerning Judge Mensah is available here
Read the obituary of Judge Thomas Mensah in the Guardian here