The IISL today delivered its statement on Agenda Item 4. Information on the activities of international intergovernmental and non-governmental organisations relating to space law of the Legal Subcommittee of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space. The statement was carried out by IISL Executive Secretary Prof. PJ Blount.

In the statement, the IISL highlighted the historical development of the Institute as well as its activities during the past year. The Legal Subcommittee is currently under the chairmanship of IISL Vice President Prof. Setsuko Aoki (Japan).

The written statement can be accessed in UN Document A/AC.105/C.2/116, Information on the activities of international intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations relating to space law, Note by the Secretariat of 22 March 2021 (available here).

A video recording of the statement is available on our website here.

The IISL, together with the ECSL, will present the joint IISL/ECSL Symposium on Tuesday, 8 June 2021 at the COPUOS Legal Subcommittee on the topic “Space law for the global space economy”.