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Humanitarian Law & Policy:
Classification of Conflicts, Conduct of Hostilities, International Humanitarian Law, Public International Law

<p>Dapo Akande is a Yamani Fellow at St. <span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;">Peter</span>&#39;s College and a<span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 20.15625px;"><span style="font-size:12px;">&nbsp;Lecturer in Public International Law in the Oxford Law Faculty</span></span>. He is also the&nbsp;Co-Director of the Oxford Institute for Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict (ELAC) and the&nbsp;current Convenor of the Oxford Law Faculty&#39;s Public International Law Group. He has varied research interests within the field of general international law and has published articles on aspects of the law of international organizations, international dispute settlement, international criminal law and the law of armed conflict. His articles have been published in leading international law journals such as the American Journal of International Law, the British Yearbook of International Law and the European Journal of International Law.</p>

<p>Dapo has advised States and international organizations on matters of international law. He has advised and assisted counsel or provided expert opinions in cases before the International Court of Justice, the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, international arbitral tribunals, WTO and NAFTA Dispute Settlement Panels as well as cases in England and the United States of America. He has acted as Consultant for the African Union on the international criminal court and on the law relating to terrorism. He has also provided training on international law to diplomats, military officers and other government officials.</p>