SAKAMOTO SHIGEKI
Faculty of Law Department of Law
Professor
Last Updated :2020/09/19

Researcher Profile and Settings

Research Areas

  • Humanities & social sciences/International law

Education

  • Kansai University, 1974
  • Kansai University, Faculty of Law, Kansai University, 1974
  • Graduate School of Law, Kansai University, Graduate School, Division of Law, 1978

Academic Degrees

  • Doctors of Law, Kobe University

Association Memberships

  • Japanese Society of International Law

Committee Memberships

  • Vice President, 2014 -2016, Japanese Society of International Law, Academic society, Japanese Society of International Law

Awards & Honors

  • Adach Mineichiro Award
    2005

Misc

  • “The Whaling in the Antarctic Case from a Japanese Perspective,”
    Shigeki SAKAMOTO
    The Japanese Yearbook of International Law, (Vol.58)261 - 288, 2016
  • Challenges to a human rights mechanism in the Asia-Pacific region: The experience of the Universal Periodic Review of the UN Human Rights Council
    Shigeki Sakamoto
    Human Rights in the Asia-Pacific Region: Towards Institution Building, Taylor and Francis, 49 - 63, 01 Jan. 2011, English
  • “Revised principles and guidelines for the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members,”
    Shigeki SAKAMOTO
    (A/HRC/AC/5/2), Human Rights Council Advisory Committee, 5rd session, 43474 , 2010
  • “Draft of principles and guidelines on elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members,”
    Shigeki SAKAMOTO
    (A/HRC/AC/3/CRP.2), Human Rights Council Advisory Committee, 3rd session., 1 - 32, 2009
  • ”Working Paper on Elimination of Discrimination against Person affected by Leprosy and Their Family Members by Mr. Shigeki Sakamoto,”
    Shigeki SAKAMOTO
    A/HRC/AC/2/CPR.5, Human Rights Council Advisory Committee, 2nd session, 43476 , 2009
  • “Non-State Actor’s Roles in the Co-operative Mechanism for the Straits of Malacca and Singapore ― Seeking to Substantiate UNCLOS 43 ―”
    Shigeki SAKAMOTO
    Verifying the Co-operative Mechanism on the Straits of Malacca and Singapore-From Viewpoint of User Industries and their Corporate Social Responsibility-, Japan International Transport Institute, 13 - 26, Nov. 2008
  • “Japan-China Dispute Over Maritime Boundary Delimitation”
    Shigeki SAKAMOTO
    Japanese Yearbook of International Law, Vol.5198 - 118, 2008
  • “The Unsettled Issue of ‘Southern Bluefin Tuna Case’ : Can Precautionary Principle Apply to High Seas Fisheries?”
    Shigeki SAKAMOTO
    Chi Carmody et al.(eds.), Trilateral Perspectives on International Legal Issues:Conflict and Coherence (The American Society of International Law), 369 - 375, 2003
  • “Nihon no Kokusaihou Jirei Kenkyu 5: Jyoyakuhou(Digest of Japanese Practice in International Law, Vol.5: Law of Treaties) Edited by Kokusai-ho Jirei Kenkyu-kai”(Book Review)
    Shigeki SAKAMOTO
    Japanese Annual of International Law, (No.44)168 - 170, 2002
  • ”Ryuudousuru Kokusaikankei no Ho” (Book Review)
    Shigeki SAKAMOTO
    Japanese Annual of International Law, (No.41)72 - 75, 1999
  • ”Significance of the New Japanese-Korean Fisheries Agreement-in Search for Conservation of the Living Resources”
    Shigeki SAKAMOTO
    Seoul International Law Journal, Vol.6(No.1)45 - 66, 1999
  • “The Validity of the Japanese-Korea Protectorate Treaty”
    Shigeki SAKAMOTO
    Kansai University Review of Law and Practice, (No.18)45 - 94, 1996
  • ”Kokusaisoshiki no Sozotekitenkai by Tetsuo Sato”
    The Japanese Annual of International Law, (No.36)176 - 177, Mar. 1994
  • ”Joyakuho no Riron by Yoshihiko Ogawa”
    Shigeki SAKAMOTO
    The Japanese Annual of International Law, (No.33)263 - 268, 1991

Conference Activities & Talks

  • “ A Reconsideration of Japan’s Annexation of Korea from Historical and International Law Perspectives”
    SAKAMOTO Shigeki

Social Contribution

  • Member of the United Nations Human Rights Council Advisory Committee, 2008-2013

Comments

  • Law of the Sea, Human Rights, United Nations, International law

Mass Media Activities

  • Newspaper, How to Defend Marine Resources?, Nikkei Newspaper, Jun. 2012