In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, the ICJ has adopted a series of measures to help contain the spread of the virus and to protect the health and wellbeing of its judges and staff members and their families, while at the same time ensuring that it can continue to fulfil its mandate
(for more information please see Press Releases Nos. 2020/9, 2020/10 and 2020/11).
The International Court of Justice, which has its seat in The Hague,
is the principal judicial organ of the United Nations