~ Fellows' Research Thesis ~
The Fellows' research reports are made
available for information purposes only and their content does not
necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations, the Nippon Foundation of
Japan, the Fellows' Nominating Authority, nor those of the Fellows' Host
are listed in alphabetical order by the author's surname, with home country
and fellowship year in brackets and followed by the report's hyperlinked
Adi, Mazen (Syria, 2008-2009) “The
Application of the Law of the Sea and the Convention on the Mediterranean Sea”
Akohou, Rodrigue (Benin, 2007-2008) "Exploitation pétrolière en mer et droit international:
aspects juridiques et environnementaux pour les Etats côtiers du Golfe de
(In French) "Offshore Petroleum Exploitation
and International Law: legal and environmental aspects for Coastal
States of Gulf
Akwilapo, Flora (Tanzania, 2006-2007) "A
comparative on marine protected areas between Australia and Tanzania"
Alsied, Adel Omar (Libya, 2005-2006) "Delimitation of
Maritime Boundaries With Special Reference to the EEZ and the IMO Conventions
Regime: A Libyan Case Study"
Arsana, I Made Andi (Indonesia, 2007-2008) "Indonesia’s Extended Continental Shelf Submission: Status and
Bitse Ekomo, Christophe
Bertrand (Cameroon, 2007-2008) "La côte atlantique
du Cameroun et les Etats sans littoral d’Afrique Centrale: évolution et défis de la
question d’accès à la mer"
(In French) "The Atlantic coast of Cameroon and the land-locked States of Central Africa: evolution
and challenges regarding access to the sea"
Capahi, Ritche (Philippines, 2007-2008) "Maritime Liens and Ship Mortgages in the Philippines"
Capistrano, Robert (Philippines,
2009-2010) “Engendering the
participation of indigenous communities in fisheries management”
Cifuentes, Bryslie (Guatemala, 2008-2009) “The Guatemalan Fishery
and Aquaculture General Law vs. International Laws related to Fishery and
Costa-Alegre, Me-Chinho (Sao
Tome and Principe, 2009-2010) “Challenges in the
management of marine affairs in SIDS
with huge EEZ”
Curiel, Raul (Venezuela, 2009-2010) “Overlapping claims for an
extended continental shelf in the northeastern part of South America facing
the Atlantic Ocean”
Dehghani, Reza (Iran,
Shelf Delimitation in the Persian Gulf"
Dorah, Rudolfo (Solomon Islands, 2006-2007) "Towards
Integrated National Ocean Policy in the South Pacific - Competing and
Conflicting Issues in Ocean Policy: Solomon Islands"
(Georgia, 2006-2007) "Delimitation of
the maritime boundaries between adjacent States"
Engler, Cecilia (Chile, 2006-2007) "Establishment and
Implementation of a Conservation and Management Regime for the High Seas
Fisheries with focus on the Southeast Pacific and Chile: From Global
Developments to Regional Challenges"
Etoga, Galax Yves Landry Etoga (Cameroon,
2008-2009) "La gouvernance de la biodiversité marine et côtiere dans le Golfe de Guinée
Ferreria, Izildo (Mozambique,
2008-2009) "Developing an Integrated Ocean's Policy for Mozambique"
Garcia, Michael Lyndon (Philippines, 2005-2006) "Progress in the Implementation of the Philippine National
Marine Policy: Issues and Options"
Hoque, Muhammad Nazmul
(Bangladesh, 2005-2006) "Legal and Scientific Assessment of Bangladesh’s Baseline
in the Context of Article 76 of the United Nations Convention on the Law of
Hosanee, Nivedita (Mauritius, 2009-2010) "A critical analysis of flag State duties as laid down
under Article 94 of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea"
Iteraera, Ruria (Kiribati,
2009-2010) “Infectious disease and maritime law: the case of a SIDS”
Jamine, Elisio Benedito (Mozambique, 2006-2007) "Maritime Boundaries Delimitation, Management and Dispute
Resolution: The Delimitation of the Mozambique Maritime Boundaries with
Neighboring States (including the extended Continental Shelf) and the
management of ocean"
(Thailand, 2006-2007) "Sustainable Management of Pelagic Fisheries in the South
China Sea Region"
Kibiwot, Robert (Kenya, 2007-2008) "Towards the formulation of Kenya’s integrated Ocean Management Policy including
Kwadjosse, Theodore (Ghana, 2008-2009) “The Law of the Sea: Impacts on the Conservation and
Management of Fisheries Resources of Developing Coastal States – Case Study
Lokita, Sora (Indonesia,
2009-2010) “The strategic role of archipelagic baselines in maritime
Lovell, Tricia (Antigua and Barbuda, 2007-2008) "Regionalism versus National Sovereignty: The Promise and
Problems of a CARICOM Fisheries Agreement"
Mathew, Ansy N.P. (India, 2008-2000) “Marine Fisheries Conservation and Management in India”
Mendis, Chinthaka (Sri Lanka,
2006-2007) "Sovereignty vs. trans-boundary environmental harm: The
evolving International law obligations and the Sethusamuduram
Ship Channel Project"
Mohamed, Ahamada (Comoros, 2007-2008) "Vers une
Politique Maritime et Océanique
Comorienne au XXIlème Siècle"
(In French) "Towards a Comorian Maritime and Oceanic Policy in the XXIst Century"
Mom, Ravin (Cambodia, 2005-2006) "Maritime Boundaries and Dispute Settlement Mechanisms"
"ITLOS and Dispute Settlement Mechanisms of the United
Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea"
Moseley, Aleeza (Barbados,
2009-2010) “Maritime security in the Caribbean: Challenges to
implementation of the international regime”
Nasuchon, Nopparat (Thailand, 2008-2009) "Coastal Management and Community Management in Malaysia,
Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand, with a case study of Thai Fisheries
Natova, Anna (Bulgaria, 2005-2006) "The Relationship Between United Nations Convention on the
Law of the Sea and the IMO Conventions"
Nguyen, Dong (Vietnam, 2005-2006) "Settlement of Disputes Under the 1982 United Nations
Convention on the Law of the Sea: The Case of the South China Sea Dispute"
Nurhidayah, Laely (Indonesia, 2009-2010) “Toward an integrated ocean and costal management: A
comparative study on the laws and policies of ocean and coastal resources and
its implementation in Indonesia and USA”
Oliveira, Uria (Brazil, 2007-2008) "The Role of the Brazilian Ports in the Improvement of the
National Ballast Water Management Program According the Provisions of the
International Ballast Water"
Ome Baron, Aura Tatiana (Colombia, 2007-2008) "Constructing the Notion of the Maritime Cultural Heritage
in the Colombian Territory: Tools for the Protection and Conservation of
Fresh and Salt Aquatic Surroundings"
Panjarat, Sampan (Thailand, 2007-2008) "Sustainable Fisheries in the Andaman Sea Coast of Thailand"
Persand, Sharveen (Mauritius, 2005-2006) "A Practical Overview of Article 76 of the United Nations
Convention on the Law of the Sea"
(Madagascar, 2006-2007) "Application du droit et la
politique internationaux dans la politique et législation de la gestion des
(In French with English Abstract) "Malagasy Fisheries Management: Political,
jurisdiction and administration analyses for a
Sara-Repetto, Miriam (Peru, 2005-2006) "Towards an Ocean Governance Framework and National Ocean
Policy for Peru"
Siry, Hendra (Indonesia, 2006-2007) "Making Decentralized Coastal Zone Management Work for the
Southeast Asian Region: Comparative Perspectives"
Singh, Asha (Guyana,
2008-2009) "Governance in the Caribbean Sea: Implications for
Solofa, Anama (Samoa, 2009-2010) “Ocean Governance in Samoa: A case study of Ocean
Governance in the South Pacific”
Tanga, Justin (Cameroon, 2009-2010) “The practice of joint development zones by costal States
in the Gulf of Guinea: local relevance and efficiency of a modern diplomatic
Thang, Mang Hau
(Myanmar, 2006-2007) "Issues Relating to the Delineation and Delimitation of
Myanmar’s Continental Shelf in Accordance with the Article 76 of the 1982
Turan, Murat (Turkey,
2008-2009) “Turkey’s Oil Spill Response Policy: Influences and
Turnquest, Natasha (Bahamas, 2005-2006) "Delimitation of the Maritime Boundary Between the
Commonwealth of the Bahamas and the United States of America: A Case Study"
Walker, LaVerne (St. Lucia, 2005-2006) "Towards the Development of a Coastal Zone Management
Strategy and Action Plan for Saint Lucia"