Publications 2015


Cedervall Lauta K., Disaster Law, Routledge, 2015

De Pooter H., Le droit international face aux pandémies: vers un système de sécurité sanitaire collective?, Editions A. Pedone, 2015

Zwitter, C.K. Lamont, H.-J. Heintze, J.Herman (eds.), Humanitarian Action: Global, Regional and Domestic Legal Responses, Cambridge University Press, 2015

Book reviews

Casolari F.,  EU Management of Global Emergencies: Legal Framework for Combating Threats and Crises, eds. Inge Govaere and Sara Poli (Brill | Nijhoff, 2014), in Italian Yearbook of International Law.

Articles in Law Journals and Collected Volumes

Bae Y., Joo Y.M., Won S.Y., “Decentralization and collaborative disaster governance: Evidence from South Korea”, in Habitat International (2015)

Bartolini G., La definizione di disastro nel progretto di articoli della Commissione del diritto internazionale“, in 98 Rivista di Diritto Internazionale (2015), pp. 155 ff.

Browne L., “Disaster Relief: Restricting and Regulating Public Health Interventions”, in 43 The Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics (2015) pp. 45 ff.

da Costa K., Pospieszna P., “The Relationship between Human Rights and Disaster Risk Reduction Revisited: Bringing the Legal Perspective into the Discussion”, in 6 Journal of International Humanitarian Legal Studies (2015) pp. 64 ff.

Fisher D., Cipullo L., Granger I., Limuloa F., “Beyond Operations: Law, Governance and the Role of Local Actors“, in ICRC World Disaster Report (2015), pp. 64 ff.

Hasegawa R., “Returning home after Fukushima: Displacement from a nuclear disaster and   international guidelines for internally displaced persons“, in The Migration, Environment and Climate Change: Policy Brief Series (September 2015)

Hilpold P., “Filling a Buzzword with Life: The Implementation of the Solidarity Clause in Article 222 TFEU“, in 42 Legal Issues of Economic Integration (2015), pp. 209 ff.

Minard P., “The IPCR Arrangements: a Joined-up Approach in Crisis Response?“, Brief Issue – EU Institute for Security Studies, December 2015

Pietropaolo M., “Observations on strengthening community participation in disaster risk reduction in disaster law and policy“, in 5 ICRC Disaster Law Working Paper Series Paper (2015)

Sivakumaran S., “Arbitrary Withholding of Consent to Humanitarian Assistance in Situations of Disaster”, in 64 International and Comparative Law Quarterly (2015) pp. 501 ff.

Turner R., “Barriers to customs entry at the time of disaster in developing countries: mitigating the delay of life-saving materials”, in 9 World Customs Journal (2015) pp. 3 ff.

Ulrich L.M., “The Customary International Law Obligation to Protect Disaster Relief Personnel and their Property“, in 22 Williamette Journal of International Law & Dispute Resolution (2015) pp. 343 ff.

Zidar A., “WHO International Health Regulations and human rights: from allusions to inclusion“, in 19 The International Journal of Human Rights (2015) pp. 505 ff.

Special Issue of Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law: This is not a Drill (Volume 48, Issue 4), which includes (progressive order):

Katcha E., “Challenges for ‘Affected States’ in Accepting International Disaster Aid: Lessons from Hurricane Katrina”, in 48 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law (2015) pp. 921 ff.

Pronto A. N., “Understanding the Hard/Soft Distinction in International Law”, in 48 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law (2015) pp. 941 ff.

Bookmiller K. N., “Professional Standards and Legal Standards Setting: INSARAG, FMTs, and International Disaster Relief Volunteers”, in 48 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law (2015) pp. 957 ff.

Clark N. E., “Imagery and Expectations for International Disaster Response”, in 48 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law (2015) pp. 985 ff.

Telesetsky A., “Beyond Voluntary Corporate Social Responsibility: Corporate Human Rights Obligations to Prevent Disasters and to Provide Temporary Emergency Relief”, in 48 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law (2015)  pp. 1003 ff.

Bartolini G., “Attribution of Conduct and Liability Issues Arising from International Disaster Relief Missions: Theoretical and Pragmatic Approaches to Guaranteeing Accountability”, in 48 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law (2015) pp. 1029 ff.

Hammond E., “Nuclear Power, Risk and Retroactivity”, in 48 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law (2015) pp. 1059 ff.

Davis L. L. and Jones A., “Fukushima’s Shadow”, in 48 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law (2015) pp. 1083 ff.

Reports & Working Papers

Bartolini G., Natoli T., Riccardi A., Report of the Expert Meeting on the ILC’s Draft Articles on the Protection of Persons in the Event of Disasters, IDL Working Papers 3 (2015)

Gatti M., IDRL in Italy – Strenghtening the Legal and Policy Framework for International Disaster Response, IFRC Disaster Law Working Paper, 2015

IFRC and UNDP, The Handbook on Law and Disaster Risk Reduction (2015)

IFRC, Report on the Survey on disaster relief, regulation and protection (2015)

IFRC, Disaster Law in Southeast Asia – Summary of progress 2012-2015 (2015)


Sommario E., “Il terremoto in Nepal e la risposta (del diritto) internazionale“, in SIDIBlog (2015)

Zorzi Giustiniani F., “Quale protezione per le persone sfollate a seguito di un disastro?“, in SIDIBlog (2015)