Protection of the environment in relation to armed conflicts (PEAC)
The International Law Commission was established by
the General Assembly, in 1947, to undertake the mandate of the
Assembly, under article 13 (1) (a) of the Charter of the
United Nations to "initiate studies and make recommendations for the
purpose of ... encouraging the progressive development of international
law and its codification".
In accordance with resolution 76/111
of 9 December 2021, the International Law Commission will hold its
seventy-third session at the United Nations Office at Geneva from 18
April to 3 June and from 4 July to 5 August 2022 (12 weeks).