AZIZ Davinia

Adjunct Assistant Professor

LL.M. (New York University), B.C.L. (Oxon), LL.B. (NUS), Advocate & Solicitor (Singapore)

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Office Tel: (65) 6908 9502 
Office Fax: (65) 6779-0979 
Office Address

Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore
Eu Tong Sen Building
469G Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 259776
Research Interests

Borders and territory
Law of international organizations
Law of the sea

Subjects Taught

International Organisations in International Law (LL4310)

Brief Biodata

Davinia is Senior State Counsel in the International Affairs Division of the Attorney-Generalís Chambers. At the AGC, Davinia provides legal services to Singapore Government agencies on the full spectrum of public international law issues. She has particular practice interests in the law of the sea and maritime boundaries, international dispute settlement, and the legal work of the United Nations. At NUS, Davinia teaches a course on international organizations. She has also published on this topic in the International Organizations Law Review (Brill) and the Asian Journal of International Law (Cambridge University Press).

Davinia holds law degrees from the New York University School of Law, where she was a Hauser Global Scholar, the University of Oxford, and the National University of Singapore.

Representative Publications

1. "Global Public-Private Partnerships in International Law" (2012) 2 Asian J. Intíl L. 339,

2. "Privileges and Immunities of Global Public-Private Partnerships: A Case Study of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria" (2009) 6(2) Intíl Org. L. Rev. 383

3. "The Utility of an International Legal Approach to the Jerusalem Question" (2003) 7 Sing. J. Int'l & Comp. L. 511

Publication List