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Membership Registration

The African Society of International law/ Société Africaine de Droit International welcomes anyone, anywhere who shares its mission and objectives to join it. Membership is currently at no financial cost. Please add your information in the form below to join.

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Member updates

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May 2022

Prof. Hajer Gueldich has been elected as the Chairperson of the African Union Commission on International Law.

21 September 2021

AfSIL’s Vice-President Tafadzwa Pasipanodya has been appointed a member of the ICC Africa Commission and will serve a three-year mandate, running from 2021-2024.

August 2021

AfSIL’s President Makane Moïse Mbengue has been elected as member of the Institute of International Law.

September 2020

AfSIL’s Secretary General Isabelle Rouche has joined African International Law Firm Asafo & Co. as partner in the Litigation and Arbitration practice.

We invite our members to let us know of any recent updates and accomplishments in the field of international law.

Interest Groups

AfSIL is forming interest groups under the lead of Nyanje John to enable members to interact regularly with colleagues along thematic lines. The groups are fora for discussion, networking, and joint activities within the various sub-fields of international law. Please contact us via the button below, if you wish to take part in one of the following interest groups or to initiate one on a new topic:



Yale Climate Fellowship


A variety of applicants including Legal Advisors are invited to apply to the Climate Fellowship Program at Yale. Applications for 2023-2024 will open in mid-2023. 

Click here to learn more about the program and the application requirements.