International Law

Melinda provides advice on:

  • The law of the sea including sovereignty and decolonisation
  • International economic law
  • International environmental law
  • International human rights law

She provided written testimony to the UK’s Chilcott Inquiry into the Iraq War.

Her paper on West Papua and the Right to Self-determination under International Law has been reprinted repeatedly by the Papuan peoples and is used as a key document to support their right to independence.