WPS 2015-09: The Paradoxes of Sovereigns as Trustees of Humanity: Concluding Remarks

Eyal Benvenisti

These concluding remarks discuss the paradoxes of sovereignty that were addressed by the participants in the conference “Sovereignty as Trusteeship for Humanity — Historical Antecedents and Their Impact on International Law” (Volume 16(2) of Theoretical Inquiries in Law (2015)) and responds to criticisms concerning the concept of “trusteeship.”

The Paradoxes of Sovereigns as Trustees of Humanity Concluding Remarks WPS 9-2015 (PDF)