Human Resources Development and Advancement of the Legal Order of the World's Oceans


On 16 October 2008, the United Nations - The Nippon Foundation of Japan Fellows
currently undertaking their second-phase placement at the Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea,
Office of Legal Affairs of the United Nations, met with
Ms. Patricia O'Brien
, Under-Secretary-General and The Legal Counsel of the United Nations,
to discuss their Law of the Sea and Ocean Affairs research.

2008/09 fellows meet usg

From the left:

Mr. Vaclav Mikulka (Director, DOALOS), Mr. Mazen Adi (Syria), Mr. Reza Dehghani (Iran), Mr. Theodore Kwadjosse (Ghana),
Ms. Bryslie Cifuentes Velasco 
(Guatemala), Ms. Asha Singh (Guyana), Ms. Patricia O'Brien (The Legal Counsel),
Ms. Nasuchon Nopparat
(Thailand), Mr. Izildo Ferreira (Mozambique), Mr. Landry Etoga (Cameroon)

Taking photo: Mr. Bailet (Programme Advisor, DOALOS)