The Specialized Agencies: Unesco
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paragraph 71 in volume 1, chapter 5, Advisory Opinions

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A question of the interpretation of Article V of the Constitution of this Organization arose in its Third General Conference (1948). The question was whether an outgoing member of the Executive Board could be re-elected even though he was not a member of his country’s delegation to the session of the Conference at which such election takes place. Article XIV of the UNESCO Constitution provides that any question or dispute concerning …

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Malcolm N. Shaw, “The Specialized Agencies: Unesco”, in: Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015. Consulted online on 17 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20161001

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