Conciliation between Timor-Leste and Australia
- Continental shelf — Exclusive economic zone — Delimitation — UNCLOS (UN Convention on the Law of the Sea) — Conciliation — Good faith
Published under the auspices of the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law under the direction of Rüdiger Wolfrum.
1 The Timor Sea Conciliation, the first-ever compulsory conciliation conducted under Art. 298 (1) (a) (i) and Annex V United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (‘UNCLOS’), concerned the delimitation of the continental shelf and exclusive economic zone (EEZ) between Timor-Leste and Australia, as well as certain matters regarding resource governance, in the Timor Sea. On 6 March 2018, the parties signed the Treaty between the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste and Australia Establishing their Maritime Boundaries in the Timor Sea (‘Treaty on Maritime...