With the modernisation of IO governance frameworks, and the courts’ and tribunals’ increased willingness to pierce the functional immunities of IOs, the proper application of IOs employment framework has gained significance.
While functional immunity remains important for IOs as international actors, the international civil servants working for them must be able to access justice and protect their rights.
Grotius Chambers can advise international civil servants on their rights, as well as on the IOs obligations, and on how best to pursue these rights. We can also represent IO staff before international administrative tribunals and assist with the vindication of rights.
- Advice on rights and obligations under IO employment rules
- Advice on the effect of functional immunity
- Representation, including in international courts and tribunals.